Kali Gandaki River Rafting

Kali Gangaki RiverKali Gandaki River newest and wildest river situated 3 hours drive from Pokhara in one of the world deepest and most excite canyons. From the first day at Kusma the rapids run thick and fast with little respite. Gorgeous scenery on this remote river makes Kali Gandaki rafting and kayakingi trip a preferred among those looking for short to medium length trip. Rewarded with unique views of the Annapurna range; beautiful deserted beach camps, charming villages and a visit to an eerie, derelict palace. The Kali Gandaki is one of the holiest river in Nepal but now is under threat for a Hydro electric dam which will destroy one of the best white water runs in Nepal. There are some options for the guests after execution this rafting. There are few options depending on your budget and time schedule.

 

The Kali Gandaki passes through narrow gorges, alongside tumbling waterfalls and jungle, traditional Magar and Chetri villages, whose inhabitants often venture down to the riverside to meet the rafters with traditional 'Namaste'. 4 days itinerary Kathmandu-Kathmandu can be shortened to 4 days Kathmandu to Pokhara to fit in with any trekking plans you may be planning around the Annapurna Range. So it is certainly worth to raft once on this river if you are truly looking for Nepal’s most varied land escape with real wasteland knowledge. After rafting drive or fly or drive back to Kathmandu or drive to the Chitwan National Park or trek to Annapurna Region. The Rapid run thick and fast form day one just below the put-in point at near Beni. There are superb opportunities to see the Annapurna Mountain range and a variety of wildlife and temples on river banks. Kali Gandaki is dotted with cremation sites and above ground burial mounds. For most of the three day expedition there is little relent. As the trip begins and ends in Pokhara you need to get there one day before the trip. Mostly Grade III rapid-but sometimes really exhilarating grade Iv and Grade IV+-the kali gandaki caries us cavorting on though steep-walled gorges, under cascading waterfalls day 3, the last morning.

 

Kali Gandaki River Rafting Itinerary

Day 01:- Kathmandu to Drive to Nagdi 172Km where rafting starting and overnight tent camp.

 

Day 02:- Rafting to Bhode Odar overnight tent camp here.

 

Day 03:- After breakfast start rafting and ending your rafting in Turture and overnight tent camp.

 

Day 04:- After breakfast start rafting, arrival in Bimal Nagar, ending here overnight tent camp.

 

Day 05:- Local bus drive back to Kathmandu.

 

Note:- Rafting route can be changed as per dissimilar circumstances.