WHITE WATER RAFTING ON THE KUNDALIKA RIVER IN KOLAD
CONVENIENT LOCATION FOR WHITE WATER RAFTING NEAR MUMBAI & PUNE CITY
Adventure Things to do near Mumbai city or Adventure Things to do near Pune city; one of the activities that top this list is White Water Rafting on the Kundalika in Kolad, Maharashtra. Over the years this Rafting operation has gained popularity & is also top rates in Things to do near Hyderabad or Things to do near Nashik city, although the drive time from Hyderabad & Nashik is a bit long.
More information about Kolad region & the Kundalika river in Maharashtra.
The region lies nestled in the Sahyadri range in between the cities of Mumbai & Pune making it easily accessible to adventure sport enthusiasts in both cities. You can download the access road maps for white water rafting here. On google maps the location has been marked on here.
Restaurants in Kolad & Places to eat in Kolad:
Kolad is a busy highway town with 2 prominent eating houses- Prabhakar for thali’s (Veg, Non-Veg, Sea Food) & Aniket. There is also a Punjabi Dhabba on the highway. Most of the accommodation houses & campsites serve home style thali’s if you book accommodation with them.
Booking Advice for Rafting, Camping & Accommodation in Kolad
It is advisable to book everything in advance, Accommodation & Campsites in Kolad are sold out on weekends & as a rule of thumb need to be booked at least a week to 5 days in advance. Operators who confirm your booking on receipt of advance payment & or Online bookings are the most reliable way of making sure you have an awesome weekend. Book with a trustable booking agent, check the credentials as there are individuals who can promise the world but that can be a disappointment when you finally arrive at the location. Book your White Water Rafting Kundalika, Kolad seats in advance since that is the highlight of any visit to the region. There are two operators on the river with different styles of operation & launching points, a trip with either companies will be excellent as long as you have all the information about the sport, location maps, contact numbers & safety requirements.
Other activities in Kolad, on the Kundalika river
There is occasional availability of other activities in Kolad like Kayaking, ATV rides, Archery & other quick adventure thrills run by local operators. You do not need to book these in advance as the availability depends on the operators presence in the area. There are many scenic drives in the Kundalika basin specially the roads connecting Khopoli from the Expressway to Pali village.
We will keep updating this page as the region evolves! Keep tuned in.