Rafting in Nepal
Nepal is the country of Himalayas so Nepal is also rich in water resources. The rivers in Nepal are originated from the Himalayas and they flow down to the plains through foothills. Nepal is very famous for high current white river, which is considered the best for river runners. This is why people love to raft in rivers of Nepal. You can also do Kayaking, canoeing, Bungee jumping, boating, fishing and many more in the rivers of Nepal.
The best season for rafting is from October to mid December and from March to early May. We cannot do rafting during the monsoon because most of the rivers are flooded and water level will increase. Nepal government has given permission for 16 rivers for rafting and you could choose anyone as per your interest.
Trishuli River Rafting - 1/2 days
Rafting in the Trishuli River is one of the adventures things to do during your visit to Nepal. Trishuli River is easily accessible from Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan so you can add this trip in your Nepal tour. Rafting on Trishuli River can be done in one day but you can extend the trip according to your time and interest. There are numerous exciting rapids and they are named as Snail's nose, Teendevi, Malekhu rapid, Monkey rapid, Upset, Surprise, Monsoon, Cotton Pony, Ladies Delight, S-Bend, Highway and Pinball Rapid.
Sunkoshi River Rafting - 10 days
Rafting in the Sunkoshi River is the longest, classic and the best white water journey. Sunkoshi river has its own moods, serene, calm and tranquil one moment, wile and turbulent the next, always changing, always challenging, the ultimate in the river adventure. There are numerous rapids such as Meat Grinder, Punch, High Anxiety etc. Sun Koshi River Rafting has its put-in-point at Dolalghat and take-out-point at Chatara.
Bhote Koshi River Rafting - 1/2 days
Bhote Koshi River rafting is a short and popular river rafting destination. After, 3 hours drive from capital city of Kathmandu you reach Lamasanghu from where the rafting begins. Put-out point of Bhote Koshi River Rafting is Dolalghat. Rafting in the Bhote Koshi River is challenging because of big water flow in the river so only experts rafters can handle some rapids. People who love adventures can have best moments in Bhote Khoshi River Rafting.
Kali Gandaki River Rafting - 3 days
The Kali Gandaki River Rafting is a three day adventurous trip. Rafting in Kaligandaki is wonderful adventure passing through superb scenes, wildlife, unexplored remote villages, challenging rapids and technical bounces, terrific gorges, pristine jungles, sandy beaches and fishing and swimming opportunities in the river that flows from Himalaya. Rafting in Gandaki River is a once in a lifetime opportunity.
Marsyangdi River Rafting - 3 days
Marsyangdi River is recently opened for commercial rafting so the Marsyangdi is one of the next generation rivers in Nepal, steeper and with a much more continuous stretch of rapids. This river is known for its continuous whitewater. Rafting in Marsyangdi River is a lifetime experience combined with the exotic breathtaking scenery passing along narrow gorges. Marsyangdi River Rafting has its put-in-point at Bhule Bhule and take-out-point at Phailiya.