Kolad water rafting is perhaps the best river rafting experience that people living in Mumbai and Pune can get. The frothy waters of the Kundalika bordered by green foliage are a vision to remember. Traveling to Kolad is not a difficult task thanks to good roads and easy navigation. Here is an easy travel guide put together for you by our team at Small Steps Adventures!
What is White Water Rafting?
White water rafting, popularly known as river rafting is an adventure sport where participants guide a raft through a river’s varying currents or rapids. Every country has rivers that flow through alternating geological terrains like rocks and other natural features that create these rapids. These white water rapids are the main features in river rafting and come in various grades – higher the grade, greater the difficulty level. River rafting in Kolad includes Grade II and Grade III rapids which provide an adventurous experience and are not dangerous for beginners.
Where exactly is Kolad located?
Kolad is a small village located in the Raigad district in Maharashtra. It lies on the bank of the Kundalika River and is about 117 km away from Mumbai and 145 km from Pune. The place is easily accessible by both road and railway.
What is the best time to visit Kolad?
Monsoon is Kolad river rafting’s best season. The water levels are quite high and the temperature drops down too. The lush green hills in the background amplify the beauty of the place. That being said, Kolad is one of those few locations where you can go for white water rafting throughout the year.
What to Do?
Apart from river rafting, Kolad adventure sports are quite famous too! You can sign up for other water sports activities such as river crossing, kayaking, and flying fox. If you are looking to spend some time observing nature then you can either opt for a camp stay or book yourself at a bungalow available on rent.
Do I need to book my rafting session in advance?
It is better to make an advance booking in case you are planning the trip yourself. Booking Contact – Mr. Ravi – 86525 09851. Additionally, you can save all the logistical problems and opt for a Kundalika river rafting package with an adventure sports specialist where they will make all the necessary preparations and take care of all your needs.
Is River Rafting good for large corporate team outings?
Yes, of course. River rafting at Kolad serves more than 500 corporates every year. There are various adventure day packages for one day team outing. Apart from that, we host team building games for corporates depending upon their requirements.