As you fly into Kathmandu and catch a glimpse of Mount Everest, you know you are in for a special trip. Kathmandu should be considered the world's largest outdoor museum. Apart from passing the sacred cows in the middle of the road, you'll see Buddhist and Hindu temples and stupas on the way from the airport to your hotel. Thamel, the tourist area of Kathamandu has an array of restaurants and bars to delight even the most avid socialite, variety, the speciality!
Once you leave the bright lights and embark on your journey, you'll be rewarded with some of the friendlist and most genuine people in the world. A journey through friendly rural Nepal with it's stunning landscapes is an absolute pleasure. All rivers in Nepal offer something unique, whether it is a 4 day trek into the river on the Tamur with stunning Himalayan views or camping on enormous beaches and bathing beneath jungle waterfalls on the Sun Kosi or Karnali, this is your perfect adventure playground.
Nepal Rafting Trips
Sun Kosi River: This classic river journey offers world class whitewater late September when the monsoon season has finished. Raft crews paddle through large glassy waves amidst stunning riverside villages and jungle clad gorges. Post monsoon, the beaches are huge, clean and littered with ample firewood to keep you cozy in the evenings. Gorgeous waterfalls dot the riverbank, as well as the occasional temple to visit. Travel 270 kilometres on this spectacular river that will impress you at every turn.
Karnali River: One of the world's best rafting vacaions in the hidden western part of Nepal. Fed by the iconic Mt Kailash in Tibet, the Karnali River offers incredible Class IV and V rapids in early October. You'll be treated to spectacular scenery and beaches and have the opportunity to see unique and fascinating wildlife from mugger crocodiles to leopard. The trip can be extended with a trip to Bardia National Park where you may even see the elusive tiger.
Tamur River: The jewel in the crown of Himalayan whitewater, the Tamur Rivers offers Nepals Best Whitewater Rafting. Fed my the world's 3rd highest mountain. Kanchenjunga, you'll conquer 140 rapids in 120 kilometres. One of the highlights of this trip is the 4 day hike to get to the river where you'll be treated to stunning views from our campsites. This whitewater rafting vacation is one to be treasured.