Rafting the Zanskar River in Leh is a journey that includes non-stop action on the river with many exciting rapids. Many of the rapids in the Zanskar river are of the Class IV variety, making them quite thrilling.
The Zanskar river is one of the major tributaries of the Indus river. Doda river which flows along the main Zanskar valley towards Padum and Kargyag river which flows from Baralach La are the two main branches of Zanskar river. Doda and Kargyag rivers unite in the Zanskar valley forming the Zanskar river. The Zanskar river flows along the large canyon also known as the grand canyon of asia and joins the Indus river near Nimmu in Leh.
Zanskar River is one of the best white water rafting sites in India with rapids ranging up to III and IV along the river.