White Water rafting tour idea
Tour Code - AS301
Duration - 3 Days
Day 1 - Reception at NJP station / Bagdogra airport. Drive to Mongpong forest rest house (30 km). The drive takes you through Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary. You will cross the deep gorges of roaring Teesta over the historical Coronation Bridge at Sevoke and reach Mongpong. Here the landscape is completely different with Teesta River liberating itself in the plains after a 200 odd km caged journey through steep rocks in Sikkim. Situated on the lofty bank of Teesta, Mongpong Forest Rest House offers a great panoramic view of the Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary and the wide spread Teesta / Tista. Overnight at Mongpong.
Day 2 - Drive uphill to Teesta Bazaar (32 km). The rafting starts from here at Tarkhola. Enjoy rafting in the white waters of Teesta throughout the day. In the evening get down at Kalijhora, on the banks of River Teesta. Spend the night in tents beside river Teesta. Enjoy campfire and a moonlit dinner.
Day 3 - Move on to your next destination.
Note : In recent years several dams have been constructed and are under construction over river Tista affecting the scope of rafting severaly. Please contact our experts for an update on the viability of a rafting tour under current circumstances.