Rafting in Nepal
White water rafting means cruising down a rushing river in an inflatable rubber raft or white water kayak over crashing waves and swirling rapids for the excitement of a lifetime. Nepal has earned a reputation as one of the best destinations in the world for white water rafting. Nepal's thundering waters, coming from the glaciers of the mighty Himalaya, provide unmatched thrills for rafting and immersing oneself in the landscape. A rafting trip is bound to be the highlight of your stay in the country.
Rivers are graded on a scale of one to six, with one being a swimming pool and six a one-way ticket to your maker. Four is considered to be quite challenging without being exceedingly dangerous to the novice rafter. Five requires some previous river experience.
1 Day White Water Rafting
Trip departure from Kathmandu @ 7.00 am
Trip ends at Kathmandu @ 5.30pm
Trip details: One of our representitave will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the departure spot. We will departure from Kathmandu by a standard toursit bus. We will drive about 85km where our river guides will be waiting for your arrival. After arrival we will transfer to the rafting starting point and you have to get ready for rafting. You can change your clothes do your final packing.
As soon as you get ready our guides will give you a 15 minute oriantaion on the boat. Our gide will give you few camands which you have to follow and remember. Our guide will show you how to hold the paddle and rops. How to be safe in immergency. After completing the guide's oriantation we will start our rafting. You wll encounter about 3 grade raft today.
After rafting about 3 hours we will stop by the river bank for picnic lunch. Our guides and helper will prepare a nice picnic lunch. After lunch we will continue our rafting to the ending point where our representativ will be waiting there to pick you up. After that we will drive bac to Kathmandu and drop you off at your hotel in Kathmandu.
Per person cost US$ 55
All required rafting geears
Pick up and drop off
Cost not included
Tip for guides (optional)