Rishikesh - city of Adventure and Spirituality is situated in Himalayan foothills beside the Ganges River. The small scenic city is famous for yoga, meditation and adventure activities. People believe that taking a dip in the holy water of River Ganga washes away all your sins. It is sometimes also referred as “the World Capital of Yoga”. People in Rishikesh are found to be most peaceful and friendly people, you can interact with them and get to know more about the place and their culture. Rishikesh is the gateway to Himalayas and an ideal destination for adventure activities like rafting, rock climbing, kayaking, zip-lining, cliff jumping etc. Zip Line at Rishikesh is one of the most adventurous experiences you can get! Zip lining has become a popular outdoors activity, located in adventure camps and resorts.
The Zip-line has been used as a transportation method in some mountainous countries for many years. People in some remote places use zip line as a bridge to cross rivers, ravines and rainforests. In parts of China and Central American rainforests, Zip-lines are still used as a mode of transportation from one place to another. It is only now that it has become an adventure activity. It has only been a decade since these kind of thrilling activities have come to prominence in India and set-up professionally. In this activity you are fitted with a safety harness, safety straps and gloves by the instructor. During your safety brief your instructor will explain and demonstrate the safe use of all equipment and you will have an opportunity to practice before you start zipping so that it’s easy when you actually start the fun!
Admire stunning views as you fly down a series of ultra-strong steel zip lines, securely attached by a harness and pulley – propelled simply by gravity. Feel the air gushing past. You are pulled back to the launch platform by a retrieval mechanism. When you do it remember the famous lines by Eleanor Roosevelt- ”The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience”. It is always fun to try something new in life, break free from your fears and phobias and grab the chance to feel the adventure.
Zip Line at Rishikesh will be one amazing experience you will have. Your safety is ensured by technically qualified adventure sports experts with years of experience in different parts of the world. Best instructors and best equipment will be provided to you to ensure that you have the best experience. There are certain requirements for Zip Line at Rishikesh including minimum age of 12 years on the day of the activity, along with minimum and maximum weight of 35 kg and 130 kg, respectively. If you want you can purchase the video of your experience and boast about it to your friends. Surrounded by beautiful alpine meadows and trees of deodar, pine, apricot, oak and apple, offering spectacular and breathtaking views of Himalayan peaks, will make this experience unforgettable. Fly at 140-160 km/h and after walking down to the cafeteria, claim your certificate. Try it out and feel the rush!
Duration: 1 Hour
Activity: Zip Line
Minimum Age: 12 Years
Weight Limit: Minimum - 35 KG, Maximum - 130 KG