Rafting Himalayan Rivers
Annapurna Encounter organize rafting in various Himalayan Rivers of Nepal, providing best thrills and frills with relaxation and excitement be it scenic float or going through notorious white water rapids we have them all, all these rafting adventure can be included with Jungle Safari as well as per your time in Nepal as extension trip with us.
Annapurna Encounter runs rafting in various rivers as per our clients interest from short rafting of one day to two days or for 5 days to a week or more besides rafting we do kayaking and canoeing also.
The popular white water rafting area are eastern and the mid west rivers, Trisuli River is one of the most popular rafting rivers as this rivers flows along the Pokhara / Kathmandu and Chitwan highway and facilities of nice River Resorts and lodge along the river side’s and this rivers ends at Chitwan and beyond, and the next popular river the Sun-kosi “river of gold” the main popular rafting rivers, these rivers can be soothing, relaxing or it can offer hair-raising roller coaster rides.
All these rivers flow from the glacier of Himalayan mountains and warming up on the mid hills and lower flat region of Nepal.
Besides rafting the other excitement is camping on as nice clean sandy beaches and visiting rural farm and fishing life along the river, the other nice soothing rivers is Seti “The Milky way” flowing the glacier of Annapurna Himal and the majestic Machhapuchhre “Fish Tail” Peak. This is river is ideal for beginners as well with plenty of bird and village life this river joins in Trisuli after a day or two rafting in this scenic tranquil river.
Our Rafting trips in various rivers for your interest:
Rafting: Scenic and Rapid Floats:
01: The Bhote Kosi 1 day to 2 days of thrills and frills drive to Nepal / Tibet border and start rafting for a day or two, a rough white water river fed from the glacier of Jugal, Langtang Himal and from the mountains across the border in Tibet and fast flowing to join at Sun Kosi river, offers challenging rapids and scenic floats, with time to visit local villages or take part in other activities like Bungy Jumping, Cannoning and rock climbing for interest people with time for extension activities with us.
02: The Trisuli River for a day to 2 days or more flowing from the glacier of Ganesh and Langtang Himal massive range and flowing towards mid hills and on the flat plain of Nepal near Chitwan, Nepal’s most popular rafting river flowing along the main highway all the way to Chitwan and beyond offering white water thrills and scenic floats with bird life throughout the rafting trip.
03: The Sun Kosi River “River of Gold” Expeditions:
For 08 – 10 days depending upon the water level and its volume, an exciting white water rafting expeditions starting from Kathmandu with a drive for 2 hours to Dolalaghat the rafting put in point, from here starting rafting voyage for more than a week ending on the flat land of Nepal in the eastern Terai, here with time can join nature activities at Kosi Tappu Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary for a day or two and fly back to Kathmandu.
04: The Marsyangdi “The Raging River” for 2 -3 days Rafting.
Flowing from the massive glaciers of Northern Annapurna Himalaya and making way on the mid hills and then joining at Trisuli River after few days of rafting on this raging river filled with fun and excitement in this white water rough Marsyangdi River, a pure adventure in this river for few days.
05: The Karnali “The Big Bend” largest and mightiest river located in the remote west of Nepal flowing from the glacier of Mount Api and Saiphal but first it orginates from the holy Mt. Kailash in South West Tibet, this rafting involves few days of trekking to the river and then starting with white water rapid delights all the way flowing through bend after bend with beautiful jungle and rural village life on the finishing point in the Terai of South West Nepal one can join for Jungle Safari in the famous Bardiya National Park for few days and fly back to Kathmandu from Nepalgunj..
06: The Kali-Gandaki “The Classic River” of 05 days of rafting excitement flowing from the glacier of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt.Annapurna and Mustang Himal and forming the world’s deepest gorge at upper Kali Gandaki valley on the route from Tatopani to Jomsom town.
Our rafting starts with a short drive from Pokhara valley for few hours then paddling and encountering various soothing and hair raising rapids for 4-5 days till ends at near Tansen, Palpa here one can visit birth place of Lord Buddha in Lumbini for a day or two and then fly from Bhairawa back to Kathmandu.
07: The Seti “ Milky Way” 2-3 days of scenic float and exciting rapids with interesting village and bird life along rafting on this nice Set river flowing from the great glacier of Annapurna mountain range and Mt. Machhapuchhre and slowly joining with Trisuli River an interesting and soothing river ideal for all types of people in this tranquil river life.