Well known for thrilling water sport activities, Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor, and Gopeng, Perak is a must-try for everyone. Both of this place is amazing and offers so much fun.
White Water rafting is recreational outdoor activities that use an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other body of water. This is often done on whitewater or different degrees of rough water.
Water Rafting KKB VS Gopeng, The Adventure
In this article. we are going to look into these two places to see the best in them and help you decide which one suits your needs and wants.
An exciting day lies ahead of you. Make sure you are all geared up and energized as we will be proceeding to Ulu River Lodge before being transferred to our starting point at Ulu Geruntum for our white water rafting adventure.
The journey to Ulu River Lodge is long but sit back and enjoy the scenery as we travel.
Once we have arrived at the starting point, we will proceed to do white water rafting equipment and then be briefed about safety by a guide.
The fun begins 15 minutes later as everyone prepares to cover 14 rapids within seven kilometers.
Once the thrilling ride has ended and the adrenaline starts to reduce, you will most probably feel exhausted—all energy used battling the rapids to keep upright.
We will stop for light refreshments; some cool drinks and snacks to give you enough strength for your next activity: lunch! Enjoy local food and freshen up; perhaps take a few photographs for memories before we head back to the city.
If you’re someone who’s looking for a splashing good time, whitewater rafting on Sungai Selangor is definitely one of the top activities that can fulfill your wishes!
Sungai Selangor boasts grade 4 rapids which are more challenging than the rapids of Slim River or Sungai Kampar.
On this adventure, you will navigate through 7 kilometers of rapids surrounded by the thick greenery that grows by the river bank. Meet up with the group at Kuala Kubu Bharu by 9:00 am to begin your adventure.
Before you get into the water, you will be briefed on the safety precautions you should take to prevent any mishaps from happening, as well as so that you will be informed of what to do in an emergency.
You will also be provided with whitewater rafting equipment like paddles, helmets, and life vests to ensure that you will have the safest time possible on your adventure.
Self-bailing rafts are also provided for extra assurance, so calm your nerves and trust your experienced guides!
On-river snacks will be given to you to help boost your energy, as you will definitely be using up all that energy on the rapids.
If there are areas in the river where your guides say it is safe to body surf, definitely do not pass up on the chance to do so!
Body surfing is usually done in calmer waters, where one floats on the moving currents with their feet anchored to the river bed to prevent themselves from being washed away.
The firm waves of rapids have been said to mimic massages that are even better than those provided by whirlpool baths!
If you’re adventurous enough you absolutely must try experiencing the unique sensations of a massage provided by nature.
Even if you decide not to body surf, there are other things you can do on the gentle rapids.
Without having to pay strict attention to your rowing like you would need to on rough rapids, you can take the time to appreciate your surroundings of tranquil river forests.
Feel your body sway along to the currents of the water and the cool breeze that blows down the length of the river, rustling the leaves of trees in its wake.
Whitewater rafting is definitely an experience that you will want to tell all your friends and family about!
Gopeng VS KKB
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In the above table, we can see that both packages are different. For first-timers, either one is okay and will give the best experience.
In terms of pricing, both packages offer at RM199/pax includes transport from the pickup point, safety jacket, helmets, entrance fees, lunch, and a certificate.
Choose your own date with a minimum of 3 pax for water rafting activities. If you have a large group, the maximum is 60 pax for 1 day.