The idea of establishing this company originated in 2004 when the director of the company came for a vacation from Dubai, where he was working. Camping for a night and rafting made such an impact that he decided to come back to India and start an adventure company. He feels that adventure is in his DNA as his ancestors travelled to this beautiful Himalayan region with Shankaracharya and they have been trekkers throughout. The business started with the river side camping resort ‘Dhaneshwar Resort’ in the mesmerizing Devprayag which is famous for the confluence of river Alaknanda and Bhagirathi and the origin of Ganga. In 2011 the company started a hotel ‘Chakasha Govindam’ in Devprayag. At present Allgotrip markets at least 22 rafting camps, Yoga, SPA, Ayurvedic treatment packages in Rishikesh. It has the privilege of being the first ISO certified, real -time online company selling rafting and adventure.
Vikram Kotiyal (director): He is originally from Uttarakhand, born and brought up in Gujarat. Worked in Gulf Cement Company, Ras –Al- Kahaimah, U.A.E for twenty years. One visit to Rishikesh changed his life and he decided to settle here for good, dropping his idea to migrate to Canada. He used his technical skill to make adventure sports hi-tech.
Preeti Kotiyal (director): born and brought up in Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand is a teacher by profession. Worked in an Indian school in Ras-Al-Khaimah and was active in social activities. She was the vice president of Indian Ladies Association and participated in various radio programs and twice in the popular program ‘Antakshari’ in Zee T.V. She takes care of the planning and marketing of the company.
Gaurav Kotiyal (manager): He is from Devprayag, Uttarakhand and has his heart and soul in the nature. He has done his graduation in hotel management and is the backbone of the company -planning and executing the programs. Manoj Dhyani ( Hotel Manager) He is from Devprayag, Uttrakhand, all-rounder for hotel industry. He manages all service, FNB and logistics.
Minakshi Joshi- She handles all financial matters, hotel inventory and manage Rishikesh office. Jitendra Pundir (guide): leader of river and adventure team has been playing with rivers and mountains since childhood.
A small town and municipality in Tehri Garhwal, Devprayag is situated in Uttarakhand. This is the point where, the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers conjoin to form River Ganga. Devprayag is considered to be on one of the holies places of pilgrimage for the Hindus. It is 70 km from Rishikesh and Devprayag is known to have been named after the sage, Deosharma, who devoted his entire life to penance and finally attained a glimpse of God. The scenic location with the Himalayan range in the backdrop of the beautiful town adds charm to the whole place. Snow capped mountains, balmy air with the scent of the pines and firs give Devprayag a rustic earthly charm, rare to see in today’s world. The town is known for the most important temple of Raghunathji and has been a pilgrimage center for eons. The Raghunathji temple is ancient and no one knows its exact age but constructed out of un cemented stones and in the form of the pyramid with a cupola on top
Close by is Dasharathachal Peak on which, Raja Dashratha, father of Lord Rama is known to have done penance. The sacred stream that runs down the peak is named after his daughter, Shanti.
Chandrabadani Devi temple on the Chandrabadanidevi Mountain is nearly 22 km from Devprayag. It was built on the place, where according to legends, the torso of Sati fell while Lord Shiva carried away her body. There are ancient idols and trishulsthat can be seen outside the temple premises. As per the legends, Raghunathji Temple is over 10,000 years old built of colossal un-cemented stones with a cupola on top. It was destroyed during the earthquake of 1803 and rebuilt by Daulat Rao Scindia. Every year thousands of devotees flock to this temple to seek the blessings. It is said that after the victory over Lanka, Lord Rama was worshipped here.
Visit the temples of Hanuman, Annapurna Devi and Garud temple within the Raghunathji temple complex. Visit the Brahmakund, Vashishth kund and Surya Kund for a holy dip.
You can explore the vastcountryside and see the tiny hamlets in the region. Go for mountaineering ortrekking expedition or just relax and enjoy the pristine beauty of this scenichill station.
A small town and municipality inTehri Garwal, Devprayag is situated in Uttarakhand. This is the point where,the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers conjoin to form River Ganga. Devprayag isconsidered to be on one of the holies places of pilgrimage for the Hindus. Itis 87 km from Narendra Nagar and Devprayag is known to have been named afterthe sage, Deosharma, who devoted his entire life to penance and finallyattained a glimpse of God.The scenic location with theHimalayan range in the backdrop of the beautiful town adds charm to the wholeplace. Snow capped mountains, balmy air with the scent of the pines and firsgive Devprayag a rustic earthly charm, rare to see in todays world.The town is known for the mostimportant temple of Raghunathji and hasbeen a pilgrimage center for eons. The Raghunathji temple is ancient and no oneknows its exact age but constructed out of uncemented stones and in the form ofthe pyramid with a cupola on top, it has been alluring pilgrims for a longtime.
With the support of the Stategovernment, the temple town of Devprayaghas developed into a beautiful hill station. Innumerable ancient temples dotthe area and more often that not, it is a favorite haunt of eco tourists andadventure seekers, who are looking for an offbeat rustic charm within theHimalayan ranges and Devprayag is just that.
Devprayag Facts, Airports, Best time to Visit
States / District : Uttaranchal/ Tehri Garhwal
Coordinates : 3008'47?N Longitude: 7835'54?E
Language : Garhwali Hindi & English
Climate : Summer: 31 C to 7 C / Winter: 7C to 1C
Nearest AirPort : Jolly Grant Dehradune
Nearest Train Station : Rishikesh
Main Road Highway : NH 54
Best Time to Visit : Round the year
Address : Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd.74/1, Rajpur Road,Dehradun-248001
Phone No : 91-135-2740896, 2746817, 2749308, 2748478
Fax : 91-135-2746847
We are one of the leading adventure tour operators from Uttarakhand with maximum numbers of rafts & staff in signal group. We are also top listed in Justdial and most of the portals from Rishikesh.
A Pure Vegetarian multi-cuisine restaurant that serves authentic North Indian, South Indian, Chinese delicacies and Ice cream. In hilly area like us you will not find such a clean hygienic and ideally located hotel and restaurant.
We arrange all type of adventure tour in Rishikesh like river rafting, camping, rock climbing, bungee jumping, paint ball and lot of thrill n fun.
10 beautifully crafted room accommodation with amenities Air Conditioning (A/C), double beds, full power back up and 24 hours running hot/cold water.