Elevate Trek- Group of people doing White water rafting at Trishuli River, Nepal

 Top Destination for White Water Rafting in Nepal 

If you’re passionate about thrilling adventures like bungee jumping, ziplining, paragliding, trekking then, Pokhara offers a range of adrenaline surge to break free from our daily routines. Moreover, white water river rafting is one such adventure that captivates a wide range of thrill-seekers’ attention. Undoubtedly, Pokhara stands out as one of the most breathtaking locations for white water river rafting in Nepal.

But firstly, if you’re unsure about what white water rafting entails, then let us clearly define this for you. White water rafting is a thrilling outdoor water activity where you guide an inflatable raft or rubber boat through the energetic and swiftly moving waters of a river. This usually happens in parts where the water turns frothy, bubbly, and white due to its rapid flow. During this epic adventure,individuals work together as a team, using paddles to navigate through challenges like rocks and waves.

1.Trishuli River Rafting

Trishuli River is a whitewater haven and the ultimate destination for those looking to experience the thrill of rafting near Pokhara and Kathmandu. The Budhi Gandaki, Marsyangdi, and Seti rivers are the major tributaries of Trishuli river. The best time for this is from February to May. During this period,the waters are relatively calmer, making it the perfect adventure. 

Your Trishuli rafting experience will take you on a journey that starts at Chaurandi and ends at Kurintar. The river travels through green forests, stepped farms, and traditional Nepali villages, providing rafters with a look at the local culture. Our Trishuli rafting package is well-suited for both newcomers to rafting and those with prior experience. After an exhilarating day of Trishuli river rafting, you’ll be retreated to the cosy Trishuli river side resort for a comfortable night’s rest

Trishuli River Rafting Highlights

Trip Duration – 4 Hour 

Distance Covered – 40 KM

Grading – Medium III 

Starting Point- Chaurandi 

Ending Point- Kurintar

Best Month- Sep, Oct, Nov, Feb, Mar, Apr, May

2.Karnali River Rafting 

 Karnali river is the longest river of Nepal and few adventures can surpass the thrill of Karnali river rafting in Nepal.The optimal times for rafting on the Karnali River are from October to December and from March to May. In October, the river surges with high water levels following the monsoon rains, delivering an adventurous ride. The rapids in the Karnali River are known for their challenging nature, with narrower and steeper sections compared to many other rivers in Nepal. This rafting also provides a perfect opportunity for those planning to explore Bardia National Park.

 Karnali River Rafting Highlights

Trip Duration – 13 days 

Distance Covered – 180 KM

Grading – IV

Starting Point- Dhuneshwor

Ending Point- Chisapani

Best Month- March-May, Oct-Dec

3. Sun Kosi River Rafting

Sun Koshi River rafting, often referred to as the “river of gold ”,is another truly remarkable adventure that falls in a top ten world-class rafting experience. For thrill-seekers, the Sun Koshi River delivers an array of exhilarating challenges that vary in intensity. SunKoshi  River rafting is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that will mark lasting memories for thrilling waterways that unfolds across the stunning landscapes of Nepal.

 Sun Koshi  River Rafting Highlights

Trip Duration – 10 days 

Distance Covered – 270 KM

Grading – III/ V+

Starting Point- Dolalghat

Ending Point- Chatara

Best Month- October, November, March, April, and May

4. Upper Seti River Rafting

Upper Seti river offers one of the shortest and quickiest white white adventures near Pokhara. Rafting on the Upper Seti River offers the ultimate half-day  rafting adventure in Pokhara, featuring breathtaking views of the Annapurna mountains, pristine Himalayan whitewater, and beautiful  gorge adorned with a suspension bridge. 

Upper Seti River Rafting

Trip Duration – 90 mins

Distance Covered – 8 KM

Grading –  III/IV 

Starting Point- Bamboo Bridge

Ending Point- Dam (20 mins from Pokhara)

Best Month- October -December

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