Nepal is a paradise for white water rafting with wild riversflowing alongside the stretches of silver sandy beaches surrounded by glorious mountains, hills, and jungles.These sparkling rivers in Nepal descend from the Himalayas with high speed of rapids providing an ultimate thrill of rafting. Along with a sense of immense glory, the rafting adventures in Nepal also provide the participants to enjoy their stay amid the local ethnic communities and experience their culture.
There are various types of rivers in Nepal for easy to challenging white water rafting. Some of the rivers in Nepal famous for rafting are Sun Koshi, Trishuli, Bhotekoshi, Bheri,Gandaki, and Rapti among a plethora of many others.Along with rafting, you can also enjoy camping on the beach and other activities like cliff jumping, swimming, and canyoning. The best time for rafting in Nepal is from September to early December and from March to early Juneduring which water is the warmest. October is the ideal month for rafting due to warm water and high current.Rafting in Nepal is not usually operated during monsoon season due to extremely high rapid except in some rivers.
Ace Vision Treks offers travelers seeking adventure in Nepal with the rafting adventure in sublime Himalayan Rivers. We complement these trips with experienced and trained professionals to ensure that your adventure does not see any mishaps. Moreover, the guides, transportation, and accommodation on these packages boast excellent quality as well.
Rafting in Trishuli River:-
Rafting in Trishuli is fun and easy with moderate water current and some thrilling huge rapids in between. The rapids are big, bouncy but safe which makes it an ideal destination for beginners. White water rafting in Trishuli is also famous for beautiful surrounding valleys and extremely impressive gorges in lower parts as it cuts its way through 2000m high Mahabharata range.
The put-in point for Rafting in Trishuli is Charaudi and the put-out point is Gaighat which covers about 38km of river distance andalso flows between Pokhara and Kathmandu parallel to the highway for some part.Rafting in Trishuli River provides an opportunity to observe diverse cultures, aquatic wildlife, and vegetation along with the stunning landscapes. The best time for rafting in Trishuli River is November-December or March-May. However, Rafting in Trishuli can be enjoyed throughout the year. Rafting in Trishuli is most challenging during monsoon season due to extremely high rapids.
Itinerary for this Rafting:
Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Charaudi | 3-4 Hrs |Overnight Stay
Charaudi, starting point for rafting, is around 3-hour drive from Kathmandu. You can either choose to go for rafting the same day or the next day. Rafting in Trishuli is pleasant and safe with moderaterapids coupled with occasionalhighrapids with the picturesque vistas of large hills, gorges,cable cars, and beautiful villages.In addition to rafting, you can also indulge in other recreational activities like cliff jumping and swimming.
Day 02: Drive Back to Kathmandu/Pokhara
After a fun and exhilarating adventure, you reach Gaighat whereon, you will drive back to Kathmandu or Pokhara with full of exciting memories. You can head to Pokhara to enjoy the natural delights and charm of the city. In Pokhara, you can also extend your trip and indulge in Bungee jumping, skydiving, paragliding, or treks in the Annapurna region. Kathmandu, however, is the best place for religious and historical tours with seven of the ten world heritage sites in the country available for a tour within the valley.
Rafting In Bhotekoshi:-
Bhotekoshi is a beautiful steep mountain river flowing continuously with the high water current. It is one of the steepest and wildest white water river rafting destinations in Nepal. The river flowing through magnificent gorges, beautiful lush hills, and villages also offers the participants of the rafting adventure to relish the bio-diversity along the riverbanks.The huge rapids during rafting in Bhotekoshi provide you an ultimate adrenaline rush making it an ideal destination for exhilarating rafting experience in Nepal.
Rafting in Bhotekoshi is intense with extremely huge rapids of grade 4-5 making it one of the most exciting and challenging rivers for rafting. Short rafting in Bhotekoshi Riverstarts fromSukuteand endsinDolalghat. Bhotekoshi River runs alongside Araniko Highway so, it is easily accessiblefrom Kathmandu.The best season for white water rafting in Bhotekoshi is October to November and March to May. Rafting in Bhotekoshi is not operated during monsoon since the river receives a large volume of high rapids.
Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Sukute | 2-3 Hrs |Overnight Stay
On the first day, you will drive from Kathmandu to Sukute enjoy the stunning landscapes with the cool river flowing by its side. Upon reaching the Bhotekoshi river beach in theSukute village, you can also indulge in other games like beach volleyball, badminton, etc. Exploration of the Sukute village is a viable option as well.
Day 02: Do Rafting for 3-4 Hours, Drive Back to Kathmandu
The next day you will indulge in enthralling rafting in Bhotekoshi River through incredible gorges and majestic hills. The put-out point for rafting is Dolalghat Bazaar and from here you will return to Kathmandu. In the route to Kathmandu, you will witness beautiful landscapes and the tallest statue of Lord Shiva in the world at Sanga. Upon reaching your hotel, you can rest and fake further plans to explore Nepal.