The fifth day of the 2017 Rainforest challenge was held at the same camp site as the fourth day. However, the stages were redesigned and the paths that the participants had to trail was tougher. Day 5 concluded with Gurmeet Virdi and his co-driver, Kripal Singh Tung still holding a strong lead of 1829 points on rank 1. Jagat Nanjappa and his co-driver, Chethan Changappa, managed to secure the second place on the leader board with 1765 points. Driver Siddhartha Santosh and his co-driver Prithviraj AC stood third on the leader board with 1537 points.