Kolad is a popular weekend retreat for adventure lovers. The 14 Km stretch of Kundalika river offers excellent rafting opportunities and many rafting operators have set base at Kolad.
Typically, the one and a half hours white water rafting session costs around Rs. 1,200 per person. There are many operators operating at Kolad and prominent ones include :
Rafting operators at Kolad
Mumbai to KoladMumbai - Panvel - (Take Goa highway:NH17)- Karnala - Nagothane - Kolad (Distance from Mumbai :130 Kms)
Pune to KoladPune - Khopoli - Pali - Sutharwadi - Kolad (Distance From Pune :90 Kms)
Ideal destination for those into adventure sports - river rafting, trekking and para gliding. River Rafting is fairly well organized and safe. You can contact the service providers mentioned above. Rafting season and timings are dependent on the water flow at Kundalika river which is controlled by Mulshi and Bhira Dams.
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