Rafting the rivers of Nepal is one of the best ways of experiencing the country – from shaded canyons, dramatic gorges, rock strewn torrents and picturesque villages. Negotiating the swift, crystal clear glacial waters in inflatable rafts, expertly handled by professional crew is an exciting and memorable experience.

SHORT DESCRIPTION OF RAFTING RIVERS IN NEPA

TRISHULI RIVER – ONE DAY FLOAT

The Trisuli river is the popular choice for those looking for a day or two of white water rafting specially because it is close to Kathmandu and this trip can also be combined with a trip to Pokhara or Chitwan(or both) if travelling one way by surface.

The Trisuli river is the popular choice for those looking for a day or two of white water rafting specially because it is close to Kathmandu and this trip can also be combined with a trip to Pokhara or Chitwan(or both) if travelling one way by surface.

FROM CHARAUDI TO KURINGHAT

ARUN RIVER

SOURCE OF THE RIVER : Makalu , Mt. Everest , Lhotse

PUT IN POINT : Tumlingtar ( 1292 m )

HOW TO REACH THE RAFT POINT :

(a) : by flight to Tumlingtar.

(b) : by road to Hile and 3 days trek to raft point.

END POINT : Chatara

DAYS ON RIVER : 3 days

RAPID GRADING UPTo : 4-5

BHERI RIVER

SOURCE OF THE RIVER : Kanjiroba Himal

PUT IN POINT : Samjighat

HOW TO REACH THE RAFT POINT :

(a) : by flight to Nepaljung 4 hrs drive.

(b) : by road : 2 days drive to raft point.

END POINT : Chisapani & fly back from Nepaljung.

DAYS ON RIVER : 3 Days

RAPID GRADING : 2 +

KARNALI RIVER

SOURCE OF THE RIVER : Kanti Himal , Tibet

PUT IN POINT : Bhankhet

HOW TO REACH THE RAFT POINT :

(a) : by flight to Jumla and 3 days trek.

(b) : by road 2 days

END POINT : Chisapani & fly back from Nepaljung.

DAYS ON RIVER : 5 days

RAPID GRADING : 4 – 5

TOTAL RAFTING STRETCH : 232 Kms ( river )

SETI RIVER

NAME OF THE RIVER : Seti

SOURCE OF THE RIVER : The glaciers of Annapurna , Phewa Lake, Begnas lake,Rupa lake

PUT IN POINT : Damauli

HOW TO REACH THE RAFT POINT : By road (175 Km) to start point

END POINT : Narayan Ghat

DAYS ON RIVER : 3 Days

RAPID GRADING : 2 +

BHOTE KOSHI RIVER

NAME OF THE RIVER : Bhote Koshi

SOURCE OF THE RIVER : Phurbichyachu, Langtang Himal

PUT IN POINT : Lamasangu for 2 days trip

                                   Below Balchi for one day trip

HOW TO REACH THE RAFT POINT : By road

END POINT : Dolalghat

DAYS ON RIVER : 2 days or 1 Day

RAPID GRADING : 2 +