Team Himalaya beside trekking and other adventure thrill we organize and run best River Rafting in the Himalayan Rivers offering one of the most exciting thrills and relaxation in the adventure world of water sports.
Nepal has numerous fine rivers for rafting, kayaking or canoeing. The most prominent white water rafting regions are the eastern, the mid and the western rivers, of all these regions the mid river Trisuli and the Sunkoshi are the main popular rafting rivers, these rivers can be soothing, relaxing or it can offer hair-raising roller coaster rides.
Every river, flows from the abode of Gods: The Himalaya, all the way to the Ganges in India. The float down stream is exhilarating and the scenery of the valley, gorges between Himalaya and Mid-Himalayan range is equally captivating.
The other thrills in the rafting, is camping on the clear sandy beaches with time to explore and visit the rural villages. So, what ever duration or level of excitement you need we have it all here in the rivers of Nepal.
Scenic and Rapid Floats:
01: Bhote Kosi River on route Tibet border 3 hours drive from Kathmandu this river rafting can be done for a day or two or more offers outmost white water challenge with scenic float and can be technical river to navigate as per the season, the best time for rafting this river is from mid September to June offers interesting rapids with great scenery of Nepal mid hills and villages.
02: Trisuli River on route Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara a popular river for rafting as this river flows all the way towards the low area of Terai and downstream to Chitwan, from Kathmandu or Pokhara 2-3 hrs drive rafting in this river offers various excitement from white water rapids, scenic floats and camping in nice sandy beaches and visiting the rural traditional villages, the rafting can be done for a day to two days or more and float all the way to Chitwan National park with a surge of adrenaline.
01: Sun Kosi River Expeditions which is on route Tibet border and to Jiri road just 2 hours drive from Kathmandu this is one of the mightiest river for river rafting and rated as world’s 10 white water rafting rivers offers challenging paddling with technique skills in some sections the rafting is done for 8 to 10 days depending upon the season in low water November to April 09 to 10 days and in high water from mid September to October takes 7-8 days floating downstream to mid east Terai and drive or fly back to Kathmandu from the finishing point of rafting this river.
02: Marsyangdi The Raging River flows from the northern Annapurna and Manang Himalaya on route Pokhara and towards Annapurna Circuit trekking route one of the most challenging river with lots of white water, holes and drops a real challenge for rafters for few days, the drive from Kathmandu taking 3-4 hrs and from Pokhara 2-3 hrs where ever you start requires one night stop at Beshishar town to begin rafting on this river Marsyangdi, the most thrilling, challenging white-water rivers in the mid west of Nepal. Rafting can be done for 2-3 days.
03: Karnali River The Big Bend:
The mightiest river in the remote west Nepal this trip leads with a drive to Far West and with few days trekking and camping to reach the put in point of Rafting, then the thrill and frills of rafting adventure begins with rapids, holes and drops most of trip very challenging trip downstream to near Bardiya at Chisopani where the rafting ends and then drive back to Kathmandu of fly from Nepalgunj with optional trip to Bardiya National park for few days for interested people.
This is a hair rising white water rafting trip best for experience rafters and kayakers this trip is for 12 days with trek and raft including drive from Kathmandu.
04: Classic Kali-Gandaki River
Flowing from the Mustang Himal through the deepest ravine in the world between the Annapurna and the Dhaulagiri an interesting river to raft starting from Beni or Nayapul and floating downstream to historical Tansen area, the rafting begins with 2-3 hrs drive from Pokhara to the put in point of rafting and then floating downstream for 3-4 days with complete adrenaline with white water rafting total trip for 5 days.
05: The Milky Way -The Seti River:
Seti River has friendly rapids and is ideal trip for beginner’s family and birdwatchers, starting from near Pokhara about 2 hrs drive to the put in point of rafting at Damauli town and then floating downstream encountering various waves and white water rapids with scenic floats observing the village life and camping on the sandy beach, eventually this river joins Trisuli River which floats all the way to Chitwan National Park and then to Ganges in India.
Rafting for 2-3 days with optional trip to Chitwan National Park.