Nepal has earned the reputation as one of the best destinations in the world for rafting. It houses 8 out of 14 highest peaks in the world. From these great Himalayan heights, rivers crash down through the foothills, fed by monsoon rains and melting snow. Rivers of Nepal descent further and faster than any other rivers in the world, offering unmatched thrill for white water rafting in Nepal. Nepal is blessed with an amazing diversity of rivers. Here you can find the perfect river for your adventure with rivers graded from easy to near impossible according to their size, the intensity of their rapids and the difficulties that may affect rescue attempts.
Whitewater rafting is a popular water adventure sport is Nepal that attracts both domestic and international tourists. White water rafting is navigating river rapeds and obstacles in an inflatable rubber boat with a team of up to eight people and a river guide. Rafting in Nepal is one of the most enjoyable and effective ways to experience the real Himalayan splash flow with the typical local cultures, rural lifestyle and scenery of nature’s beauty. Some famous rivers for rafting are Trishuli, Seti, Bhote Koshi, Kali Gandaki, Marsyangdi, Sun Koshi, Arun, Karnali, Tamur with wide range of difficulties from gentle 1 day float down the Trishuli river to and exhilarating 10 day adventure through rapids of the remote Tamur or Karnali. On these river one can find warm water and bug free beaches for camping.
Rafting in Nepal is a unique way to get off the beaten track and enjoy our fascinating culture, pristine wilderness and diverse wildlife more intimately. Nepal is the best choice for eco-adventure of a lifetime, whether you are rafting for the first time or you are an avid white water adrenaline thrill seeker. Try it once and you too will become a rafting addict.
Rafting guides will inform you all the aspects of rafting and river safety before starting of each journey. Expert professional guides, highly experienced safety kayakers and top quality equipment of international standards are provided for your convenience and safety. Best seasons for rafting in Nepal are Spring (February to end of May), Summer (Mid June to end of August) and Autumn (September to mid December).