Nepal is earning the reputation for being one of the best places in the world for whitewater rafting and kayaking. If fun and adventure are on your list for your next vacation look no further than a tour containing this thrilling and fun way to explore a this biologically and culturally diverse country. Not only will you see and explore the pristine natural surroundings, but also come in contact with this country’s rich cultural heritage and this is one of the best ways as well, to explore a typical cross-section of the country’s natural and cultural heritage. A variety of cultural activities can be witnessed being performed along the riverside. Quickly rising up from the river valleys the steeps slopes of the hillsides are teaming with abundant flora and fauna. The adjoining slopes of the river often harbor dense vegetation and interesting wildlife. The Nepalese rivers abound also several varieties of fishes.
Nepal has many rivers for you to explore:
• Trishuli River (1-2 days rafting)
• Seti River (1-2 days rafting)
• Bhote Koshi River (1-2 days rafting)
• Kali Gandaki River (3 days rafting)
• Marsayangdi River (rafting/kayaking 5 days)
• Sun Koshi River (rafting 10 days rafting)
• Tamor River (whitewater adventures 11 days)
On these rivers you will find the world's most thrilling whitewater, with a wide range of difficulties, warm water and bug-free beaches for camp in each of these rivers has their own unique ecology and style, but all these rivers gives a wealth of unlimited combinations for great rafting, kayaking, and camping. Nepal rivers can give the traveler great access to Nepal’s other draws such as climbing, mountaineering, biking, hiking and the ever popular trekking adventures in Nepal. Nepal has something to offer to everyone.
We are proud to share our wonderful country, culture, and our experience with you. Rivers are an excellent way to reach otherwise inaccessible and remote areas. They are “nature’s roads” through the wilderness this is an exciting possibility to explore these remote regions, which wouldn’t be possible without river trips.
Family rafting trips
If you and your family are wanting to do something unique that both parents and kids will more than enjoy a rafting trip is a great way to enjoy your time with family. Some people might think they are too old for these activities or that their children might be too young. However, many of our river trips can accommodate a wide range of ages and not all rivers are “high whitewater”. Do not think you are too old for such stuff or that your child is too young for that. A river trip is different from any other vacations. River trips are significantly different from other adventure programs. Where else can you experience the thrill of passing through rapids, paddling waves, and playing sand volleyball? In the evening you will, relax on your own private sand beach! During your adventure you are accompanied only by sounds of nature, and at night our cooks will provide enjoy delicious food everyone will enjoy cooked for you, and swap stories sitting by the candles on the sand all in the same day? At night sit around candle-light as you swap stories of your adventures and recount the trill of the day. And moreover, you can experience all this together with your family! What’s even better is that this is all with your family. This is a trip you will talk about for years after and share great pictures for a long time to come. Nepal is blessed with an abundance of small and big streams; it is the land where everyone finds a river which suits them him. Many trekking programs require a certain age range or a high degree of physical fitness which other vacation could people range from age 7 up to … - there is no up age limit, yet! Rafting is an adventure for all! Make a trip which makes a difference, we will keep you safe and sound!
Rafting with kids
Try outdoor water adventure together with your kids. If your child is already 7 years old, this is just the adventure for your family! Active family adventures are gaining ground in all aspects of adventure tourism. Explore active ways of how to spend your holiday. Enjoy paddling friendly rapids on Nepal's rivers together with your children. There will be time for the children and parents alike to explore the surrounding areas during the day as we take the water highway through the pristine and astounding scenery. Explore the nature you are surrounded with, the dazzling scenery of mountains, traditional settlements and all that accompanied by sounds of water and singing of birds.
Whatever length of the trip you desire you'll find here right what you are looking for. Let us put together a carefully crafted program perfect for you and your family.
Explore the finest selection of Whitewater rafting in nepal
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from 45 USD /
Days: 1 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
If you are short time of we provide you a one day rafting adventure. The trip will start in the morning and by the evening you'll be driven back to Katmandu by private transport. Just one day, but this day has so much for you to enjoy! Like mentioned above, Trishuli is very playful. Enjoy a wonderful day with your family, share views of nature and time together. Even one day on the river makes a...
from 150 USD /
Days: 2 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
The Seti Khola River is famous for its dazzling scenery throughout the year. It is a gentle river attracting families, bird watchers, nature lovers and dreamers. However, during the monsoon, its swollen rapids prove an exciting test for experienced rafters and kayakers. The Seti is the best river for learning kayak in Nepal. You can have a fairly short trip in the Seti River. It offers you...
from 700 USD /
Days: 4 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Overview: The Trishuli River is the most easily accessible from Kathmandu, Pokhara and Royal Chitwan National Park by far a trip on this river can be made for a varied duration, depending upon the availability of time and interest. Scenic valleys and impressive gorges, exhilarating rapids and easier sections as well as the right amount of time all make it the perfect trip for first-time or...
from 75 USD /
Days: 2 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Rafting on the Trishuli River is perhaps your favorite way to observe the diversity of demography, landscapes, cultural heritage, flora and fauna. You can experience the thrills of the wild water on the course of a two days trip. The Trishuli is the most easily accessible river from Kathmandu, Pokhara and Royal Chitwan National Park. These trips fit for experienced as well as first time rafters....
from 115 USD /
Days: 2 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
The Bhotekoshi is known as the River from Tibet and you can start a trip after a peak over the border into Tibet. The Kathmandu/Lhasa Highway (AKA Friendship Highway, Arniko Highway) runs along the river. You can run a day trip or do a two-day expedition and run parts of the river twice. It's a great beginner river for rafters and fun for kayakers at all levels. Bhote Koshi is this beautiful,...
from 445 USD /
Days: 5 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
Locally, it is used to say that Marshyangdi is the raging river in Nepal and describes one of the best whitewater runs in the world. One of the best class 4 kayaking rivers in the world. Continuously, exhilarating whitewater with magnificent mountain backdrops. Recommended for expert kaykers and rafters. If it’s adventure you seek, you’ll find it on this trip with one day of easy trekking and...
from 310 USD /
Days: 3 / Difficulty: 5 of 5 (Very Strenuous)
A deservedly popular and medium length river trip, it is combining exhilarating white water with fine scenery. One of the most famous names of the Himalayan Rivers, it is not only known among Nepalese people… The Kali Gandaki raises in Mustang(an enclave of Nepal) which is poking into Tibet(the other side of the Himalayas), and flows down here. The Kali Gandaki is a flat and braided river,...
from 975 USD /
Days: 6 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
Flight incl.!¡ Probably the best combination trip in Nepal; magnificent white water, a beautiful unspoiled valley, combined with one of the most scenic treks in Nepal. The Tamur river and its tributaries drain the snows of Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world. The river is the sixth largest river in Nepal and seems to have a feeling of thrusting power and of being constrained by...
from 1.025 USD /
Days: 10 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
flights incl.!¡ We travel by surface to Dolalghat, your raft 'put-in-point', covering the distance of 57km in about 3 hrs. Your excitement starts and ends only after you covered 210km of wild stretches. Calm flows through high rocks, strewn passages eventually emerging from the mountains to the flat plains of southern Nepal. One of the ten classic and best white water journeys on Sunkoshi(river...