Camping in Rishikesh

Camping in Rishikesh

Camping in Rishikesh, Shivpuri offered by Camp Ganga Vatika is a fairly inexpensive and best adventurous option for a stay in Rishikesh. Camping options available in Rishikesh are riverside camping, beach camping, jungle camping, and luxury camping. With these camping options, you can enjoy various adventure activities like river rafting, cliff jump, zipline, bonfire, waterfall trek, bungee jumping, yoga, body surfing in Ganga river, etc. We offer the best camping and rafting packages at an affordable price which fits every one budget. Packages are starting at Rs 999 per person


Luxury Camping in Rishikesh

Surrounded by beautiful valley views, camps comprise a well-sized luxurious tent with attached washrooms & open lawns. Enjoy the beauty and serenity of nature with swimming Pool, bonfires & music.

About Luxury Camps Rishikesh

Riverside Camping in Rishikesh

Camp Ganga Vatika offers camping in Rishikesh near the Ganga river bank. There are two categories of riverside camps in Rishikesh - beachside alpine tents & luxury swiss camps (with attached washroom).

About Riverside Camps Rishikesh

Rafting in Rishikesh

River Rafting is the most opted activity with camping in Rishikesh. There are 3 sections of rafting in Rishikesh categorized based on distance & rapid grades. Rishikesh rafting packages are starting from Rs 600/person.

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Best Camps in Rishikesh


Beach Camp in Rishikesh Shivpuri

The beach camps in Rishikesh are located in Shivpuri on the banks of the holy river Ganga. Away from the hectic life schedule, Beach camping in Rishikesh gives you a lifetime experience and some moments to spend in the lap of mother nature near the bank of the mighty river Ganga. These camps are very basic in nature and do not provide luxury amenities inside tents.

  • Facilities: Common washroom, light & charging points at the common area, dining area, volleyball court, big camp area, common bonfire in the evening (in winters).
  • Why Choose: Camps on Ganga River Bank, Rafting starting point @ walking distance, Camp near Badrinath Highway, Just 40 meter from the Main road, White sand beaches, etc.
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Ganga River View Luxury Camping Rishikesh

Amaze yourself with scenic views of the Himalayan mountains and the holy river Ganga flowing between the valley. This luxury camping in Rishikesh offers a Ganga river view swimming pool, and it's just 100 meters uphill from the road. This campsite is located just 200 meters uphills from the bank of river Ganga. River & Sand beach is accessible from camp at just 5-minute walking distance.

  • Facilities: Attached washroom, swimming pool, air-cooler, light & charging points inside tents, music at night (07 to 10 PM), bonfire (in winters), Proper dining hall.
  • Why Choose: Ganga River & Sand beach at 200 meters downhill from camp. River Rafting office is 100 meters walking from camp. Camp is 100 meters uphill from Road (Highway).
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Mountain View Camp in Rishikesh

Entrapped in the hustle-bustle of the city, we don't get an opportunity to explore nature and enjoy its beauty. Camping is an ideal destination to explore the unspoiled beauty of nature and that's why we create a luxurious campsite having all facilities which provide a memorable and fun-filled luxury camping experience in Rishikesh. Our Mountain View campsite offers a total of 26 camps/rooms with an attached washroom.

  • Facilities: Attached washroom, parking, swimming pool, air-cooler, light & charging points inside tents, music at night (07 to 10 PM), bonfire (in winters), dining hall.
  • Why Choose: Free Private Parking at Campsite. Walking distance from road/parking is 10 meters. River Rafting office at 1.5 KM from campsite. Campsite offer swimming pool and power backup facility.
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Camping in Shivpuri Rishikesh

Situated 150 meters from the Ganga river it is one of the best campsites available in Rishikesh. It takes 5 minutes to reach Ganga beach and enjoy fun activities there with safety equipment. This is also a luxury campsite. The river is not visible from this campsite. With the camping in Shivpuri, you can enjoy lots of adventure activities like river rafting, kayaking, hiking, rock climbing, cliff jumping, ziplining, etc.

  • Facilities: Attached washroom, swimming pool, air-cooler, light & charging point inside tents, power backup, projector, cafe area, dining hall, snooker.
  • Why Choose: Ganga River & White Sand beach at 150 meters downhill from camp, River Rafting office at 100 meters walk. The campsite is 50 meters uphill from the road (Badrinath highway)
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Activities You Can Try with Camping in Rishikesh

Popularly known for spiritual and adventure tourism there are lots of things to do in Rishikesh. One can enjoy extreme adventure sports for relaxing holidays in Rishikesh. Your safety is our concern and responsibility. We organize safe & secure adventure tours in Rishikesh. Below are some adventurous activities which you can enjoy while camping in Rishikesh -

01. Cliff Jumping

Want to try something new & adventures at unexplored locations then this activity is certainly for you. Cliff jumping is a complimentary activity offered with a rafting package.

02. River Rafting

"Job fills your pocket, but adventure fills the soul." Enjoy this popular water adventure sports with our certified & experienced river guides. Packages start from Rs 599.

03. Riverside Visit

Most of our campsite is located near to Ganga river and the beaches are easily accessible from there. You can enjoy a nature walk along the Ganga bank & recreational activities.

04. Beach Volleyball

Enjoy volleyball on the banks of river Ganga with your teammates on your adventurous trip to Rishikesh. You can enjoy this activity complimentary with beach camps.

05. Body Surfing

Body surfing is done under the guidance of a river guide with the use of safety equipment like life jackets. This activity is complimentary with Rafting & paid with a camping package.

06. Bonfire

Camps in Rishikesh offers a big lawn, where guest light a bonfire & spend a night under the twinkling stars. A common bonfire is arranged at every campsite at no extra cost.

07. Yoga

Nestled in the beautiful valleys, the surroundings of Rishikesh makes this the ideal setting for practicing yoga. Yoga sessions can also be arranged at the campsite at an extra cost.

08. Hiking/Trekking

Enjoy hillside trekking or village strolls and nature walks along the Ganga bank for gentle relaxation. You'll be guided about the routes by camp staff but need to do this activity on your own

Things To Check Before Booking Any Camp in Rishikesh:

01. Distance from Road/Parking: This point becomes very important to check if you are traveling especially with elderly people. You should always check the walking distance between the parking lot and the campsite and whether the distance is flat or uphill/downhill (slope). Since you are coming to the mountain for adventure, you may have to walk up and down the mountain. At Camp Ganga Vatika we have provided this information in each and every package..

02. Distance from River: Once you are there you will happily reach the campsite. You will be eager to enjoy in the banks of the river. The second point guest can check is the walking distance between the camp and the river. We have one camp on the Ganges bank, two camps at an altitude of 150 to 200 meters above the Ganges, and one camp 2 km from the river bank.

02. Type of River (Ganga or Small Stream): There are mainly two types of rivers where you find campsites nearby. The first is the main Ganges River, where rafting takes place, and the second is a small river stream which finally joins the Ganges river at the end. So always check what kind of river you are getting within walking distance of the campsite. Since we are located in Shivpuri, we have easy access to the river Ganga from our camps, and a small stream is also available at a short walk.

03. Road Type: If you're traveling with your vehicle then this point is worthing noting the type of road to reach the campsite. There are two types - the Main Badrinath highway and the single-lane village road. Some people may find it difficult to drive on narrow roads, so they should check the distance of the campsite from the Badrinath highway. Our all three campsites are located on the highway, and one campsite is located 1 KM from Badrinath highway on village road (car goes directly to this campsite)

04. Distance from River Rafting Office: If you're coming to Rishikesh for river rafting and opting to book camps for your stay. Then you can also check the distance of nearby rafting offices from Camp. Our rafting office is located in Shivpuri 150 meters from Three campsites and 2 Km from the mountain view camp.

05. Washroom & other facilities: If you're traveling with family and hygiene is your priority then you must go with the camps with the attached washroom. You must also check other facilities offered by the campsite like air-cooler/fan/ac, parking (private or roadside), etc.

Best Camping Packages in Rishikesh

PackageDurationCost Per Person
Rafting & Camping in Rishikesh1 Night 2 DaysRs 1600 to 3500
Rishikesh Camping & Zipline1 Night 2 DaysRs 2900 to 4500
Rishikesh Camping & Kayaking2 Night 3 DaysRs 4400 to 6400
Camping + Adventure Activities2 Night 3 DaysRs 5000 to 9000
Corprate Tour Package2 Night 3 DaysRs 2500 to 5500
Adventure Education Camp3 Night 4 DaysRs 4000 to 9999
River Expedition Camp3 Night 4 DaysRs 9000 to 25000

Guest can add riverside activities at an additional charge. If you are looking for some customized Rishikesh camping package for your corporate or school groups, we provide that facility too. There are some activities which you can add to your package at some extra charges like Riverside Activities Kayaking Lessons Adventure Sports

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Why Choose Camp Ganga Vatika for Camping in Rishikesh

  • No fake commitments Get every single detail of the campsite before booking like the distance from the road, the distance of the river from the camp, etc.
  • All our campsites located in Shivpuri, so adventure activities are nearby.
  • We are a local company based in Rishikesh. Our office is in Shivpuri, from where we operate rafting. If you want to enjoy rafting along with camping, then you have to come to our office from the campsite which is nearby. You can also check the distance between the camp and the office while booking.
  • Ganga River is Nearby (One campsite is located at Ganga Bank, Two campsites are located just 150-250 meters from Ganga Bank, and the other @ 1-2 Kms from Ganga bank).
  • Best Price Guaranteed & Hassle-free booking
  • Option to choose from our best camps in Rishikesh in different location.
  • We have partnered with 10+ campsites in Rishikesh. If you do not find a suitable package according to your needs in our camps, then we can provide you an alternative option from the best camping site available in the market. However, after confirmation we are unable to change your campsite. The guest must select the camp before booking.

About Camping in Rishikesh, Shivpuri

Rishikesh Camping & rafting are one of the best adventure and weekend destination and offers a great atmosphere to make wonderful memories at Uttarakhand. The scenic and mesmerizing views of Himalayan valleys make the mood of travelers happy, and the exciting adventure activities in Rishikesh bubble up their zeal.

Camping in Shivpuri Rishikesh offers you spectacular views of the rugged and untamed landscape, and it's the perfect escape for those looking for an amazing experience, and to get up close and intimate with nature.

Camping in Rishikesh Price for 2024

Rishikesh's camping price starts from Rs 1000 per person and goes up to Rs 2500 per person, depending on the category of the campsite you choose. Below are the prices for 1-night camping at different campsites in Rishikesh.

Camping TypePrice Per Person
Alpine TentsRs 1000 to Rs 1200
Luxury Swiss CampsRs 1200 to Rs 1800
CottagesRs 1400 to Rs 2500

The above camping prices include an overnight stay in camps, 3-time buffet meals, evening snacks, a bonfire in the evening, music, activities, etc.
The above charges are not valid on long weekends, and holidays like the new year, Christmas, holidays, Good Friday, etc.
To know the best price for your travel date just send us the inquiry by submitting the form below.

Itinerary for 1 Night Camping in Rishikesh

  • You can check in to the camp around 11 o'clock. Once tents get allocated, You can relax and freshen up at the camp. You can also enjoy the camp amenities like swimming in the swimming pool.
  • 01 - 02 PM: Buffet lunch will be served in the dining area.
  • After lunch, you can enjoy the activities at the campsite; or you can go to the river bank, which is within walking distance from the campsite. After having fun on the river bank, come back to the camp and enjoy tea with snacks in the evening.
  • Enjoy music from 07 to 10 PM.
  • In winter you can enjoy a common bonfire at camp.
  • 09 to 10 PM: Buffet dinner served at the dining hall.
  • You can get up at 06 and go on the morning trek.
  • Commencement of hiking early in the morning is highly recommended. You can have breakfast before or after trekking. The camp staff will tell you the trekking routes, and you have to go by yourself. The hiking trail starts and ends at the campsite.
  • By 8 AM, your breakfast will be ready. 08 to 09 AM, there will be breakfast time.
  • Check Out @ 10:00 AM

How to Book Camping in Rishikesh?

Rishikesh camping booking is simple. Travelers can book camp in Rishikesh on WhatsApp (on 9456165262). Just share the details below with the campsite you wish to book:

  • Name?
  • Check-in & Check-Out Date?
  • Total Adults & Kids?

You'll get the final quotation for your package after getting the above details from your end. The guest has to submit an advance amount to confirm the booking. After successful payment of the advance amount, we will share the booking confirmation message on WhatsApp that includes the payment details, address & navigation link of the campsite, and contact number of the camp manager.

Rafting in Rishikesh, Shivpuri

River Rafting in Rishikesh is the most popular adventure activity in Uttarakhand. In river rafting, a small group of people uses an inflatable raft & paddles to navigate the river. Cliff jumping, body surfing, and swimming are some activities performed during a rafting trip in Rishikesh.

Rishikesh rafting is a perfect mix of thrill and pleasure, offering an adventurous experience on the holy river Ganga. Rafting packages in Rishikesh start from Rs 500/person and go up to Rs 2000/person depending upon the distance of the rafting trip, rapid grade, season, and the number of people. You'll get the lowest price possible for your trip if you are a group of 7 to 8 people. Your adventurous trip is considered incomplete without river rafting in Rishikesh.

So what you are waiting for? Book your River Rafting trip in Rishikesh at an affordable and best price. WhatsApp us to know more.

River Rafting Price in Rishikesh in 2024

Rafting PointsDistancePrice
Shivpuri to Rishikesh16 Km₹ 1000
Marine Drive to Shivpuri10 Km₹ 600
Marine Drive to Rishikesh25 Km₹ 1500
Barahampuri to Rishikesh9 Km₹ 600

Rishikesh Rafting Inclusion

  • Transportation from office to the rafting starting point and from endpoint to the office is included.
  • All safety equipments like a life jackets, helmets, and dry bags, and paddles. And the services of trained guides for adventure activities.
  • River activities during rafting sessions like Cliff jumping, body surfing, etc.

River Rafting Excludes

  • Medical, evacuation (emergency) hospitalisation & rescue expenses.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of transportation beyond the trip route & place of stay.

Note: Heavyweight and alcohol are strictly prohibited

Longest River Rafting Trip in Rishikesh

  • From: Kaudiyala to Rishikesh
  • Rapid Grade: I–IV Grade
  • Distance: 35 km (Road), 40Km (River)
  • Cost: Rs 2500/- per person (Min 5 persons required)

FAQ's About Rishikesh Camping

What is the best time for camping in Rishikesh?

Camping in Rishikesh is open throughout the year. However, winter (Oct to February) is the best time for camping in Rishikesh. And summer is the best time if you are coming to Rishikesh for rafting and camping.

Types of camps in Rishikesh?

There are three categories of camps in Rishikesh:-

  1. Alpine Tents: These camps provide basic accommodation in nature. In this campsite washroom and electricity facility are available in a common area. All Camps in Rishikesh, which are close to the Ganga River mostly offer accommodation at luxury camps.
  2. Swiss Camps: Swiss Camps in Rishikesh offer all basic amenities inside tents like lights, charging points, attached washroom, etc. These campsites also provide a swimming pool on their premises. Swiss camps are the best option for camping in Rishikesh to enjoy nature with a comfortable stay.
  3. Cemented Cottages: Cottages in Rishikesh provides accommodation in hard cemented or wood rooms. The itinerary and activities of Rishikesh cottages are similar to camps. In the garden area of the property, guests can enjoy a bonfire and music. Buffet meals are served in the dining area..
Cost for 1 Night Camping in Rishikesh?

1 Night camping in Rishikesh will cost you around Rs 1200 to Rs 2000 per person depending on the date of travel, total no of people, and the type of campsite you're opting for. Camp Ganga Vatika offers four camping sites in Rishikesh and has packages in every budget starting from Rs 1100 per person.

Best camping package in Rishikesh?

Rishikesh camping packages start from Rs 1100 per person, and the best-selling camping package in Rishikesh is Camping with Rafting. Rishikesh is very popular for river rafting. Most people come to Rishikesh for rafting and select camps for their stay. During the season (March to June), 80% of people who have a booking for camps have rafting included in their package. Other than camping with rafting, below are some best-selling activities that you can add to your camping packages -

  • Reverse Bungee
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Flying Fox
  • Zipline over the Ganges
  • Kayaking
Best rafting camping package in Rishikesh?

Below are the best-selling packages for Rishikesh camping and rafting -

  • Camping + 10 Kms Rafting (Marine Drive to Shivpuri)
  • Camping + 16 Kms Rafting (Shivpuri to Nim Beach)
  • Camping & 26 Kms Rafting (Marine Drive to Shivpuri)
Is Camp Ganga Vatika a registered rafting camping company?

Camp Ganga Vatiks is a camping unit of Jungle Adventure Group Shivpuri. Our parent company Jungle Adventure Group is the Uttarakhand government-registered camping & rafting company in Rishikesh Shivpuri.
You can find our details on Uttarakhand Tourism Website, or feel free to ask for a license.
These are the details written about us on the gov. website: Name - Shri Vinod Pandey M/s Jungle Adventure Group, Village & PO Shivpuri, Tehri Garhwal. Mob. 9456165262 Raft No. - 470-471 | River - Ganga.

Best camp in Rishikesh for families?

Luxury Swiss Camps in Rishikesh are the best option for families to stay. Hygiene is the biggest concern of families, and luxury camps provide neat and clean accommodation with an attached washroom.

Things to do with camping in Rishikesh?

Rishikesh is the most popular tourist destination owing to the beautiful scenery, picturesque setting, pleasant environment, and the umpteen number of things to do in Rishikesh. Though it is a popular tourist destination, there are many unique experiences that it offers, unlike the other mainstream hill stations. There is an endless number of things to do in Rishikesh for fun and peace. Below are some best activities you can enjoy in Rishikesh:

  1. River Rafting
  2. Kayaking
  3. Bungee Jumping
  4. Waterfall Trekking
  5. Giant Swing
  6. Reverse Bungee
  7. Zipline
  8. Beach Volleyball
  9. Cliff Jumping

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Best Tourist Attractions in Rishikesh?

There is an endless number of places to visit in Rishikesh for fun and peace. It also has several waterfalls, temples, ashrams, adventure activities, and pretty beaches. Check out our elaborate list of best tourist places in Rishikesh given below.

  • Ashrams in Rishikesh
  • Neer Garh Waterfall
  • Goa Beach in Rishikesh
  • Caves in Rishikesh
  • Shivpuri Rafting Starting Point
  • Laxman Jhula Rishikesh
  • Beatles Ashram Rishikesh
  • Patna Waterfall
  • Adventure Park
Best locations for camping in Rishikesh?

When heading to Rishikesh for camping, there are many spots for camping like Shivpuri, Mohanchatti, Neelkanth, Kaudiyala, etc. Shivpuri tops the list when it comes to the most visited camping spot in Rishikesh. River rafting in Rishikesh starts from Shivpuri, and to enjoy this activity, most tourists opt to stay in Shivpuri.

Customer Reviews for Camping in Rishikesh

Awesome camp in Rishikesh. Well bedded, cleaned and comfy tents, very near to Ganga beach. Camping summary - stay in tents, music, delicious food, bonfire (my favorite), riverside activities, sports, etc. Loved the activities during river rafting like body surfing and cliff jump.

Anirudh - ★★★★★

Amazing campsite in Shivpuri near Ganga beach. It is advisable to book in advance as there is a problem with the availability of camps if you come on weekends. Enjoyed night music, bonfire, and riverside activities near river Ganges.

Anshika - ★★★★★

Wonderful place to visit in Rishikesh. The food and ambiance are well served. Food is properly cooked. Service and quality of staff are very good. Considering the location and the facilities provided. I am more than happy with the stay. Specifically, the camp staff is really helpful.

Sudhanshu - ★★★★★

One can enjoy the tranquility of this amazing Shivpuri campsite. Close to nature. Thanks, team Ganga Vatika for such a memorable experience. Enjoyed camping, rafting, and other activities like bonfire, volleyball, and riverside visit.

Neha - ★★★★★

Want to do Camping or Rafting in Rishikesh? I suggest Camp Ganga Vatika without thinking for one second. It's a place where you get all the activities full of enjoyment and the best experience. The food was amazing with the touch of pahadi food. Service at Ganga Vatika is great, they never say NO to whatever and whenever you need. The camping location is pretty peaceful, where one can enjoy a very relaxing and entertaining stay. Ganga river is there a short walk from the campsite. The staff was very polite and cooperative. I would like to join you again and again at least once a year.

Anusuya Juyal - ★★★★★

I stayed at Camp Ganga Vatika with my family, my kids did a lot of fun they enjoyed the swimming pool and played on the Ganga beach. It's a fun trip for my family. Loved the comfortable stay and the food was also very tasty.

Sneha - ★★★★★

Considered a most popular hub for outdoor and other recreational activities, rafting in Rishikesh is a memorable experience. The river guides are professional and experienced. Camp Ganga Vatiks is a well-organized, competent, and trustworthy company for camping & rafting in Rishikesh. The surrounding valley is breathtaking and the view you will get from your camps is simply beautiful.

Vikram - ★★★★★

The location of the campsite in Rishikesh is great. Cozy camps, neat washrooms with 24*7 warm water availability. On top of it, the food and service were awesome. Had a lot of fun, we played some games there like, racket and volleyball. We booked rafting there at very affordable rates.

Kritika - ★★★★★

Had a great experience with the Camp Ganga Vatika location the view at the campsite is great and the staff is very helpful and helpful. The food served in the dining area of the camp is tasty and of good quality.

Kamal - ★★★★★

Our stay at Rishikesh Campsite was excellent. After adventure activities like river rafting in Rishikesh, you need a good place where you can just relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Jagat - ★★★★★

Thank you Camp Ganga Vatika for such an amazing experience. I never thought camping is so much fun we reached easily to camp with help of a map then they asked us to get ready for river rafting and we enjoyed ourselves a lot on the river rafting trip. Cliff jumping and swimming in the Ganga river are our memorable experiences on this Rishikesh trip.

Himanshu - ★★★★★