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Top 5 rivers for rafting in Nepal

Rafting in Nepal is the adventurous way of exploring various rivers, valleys originating from Himalayas along the feeling of ultimate thrill and excitement. Nepal rafting rivers are ideal for both beginners and experienced paddlers. White water rafting in Nepal can be experienced while you embark for trekking or tours in Nepal. From one day rafting trip to multiday rafting camp, kayak clinics, these adventurous trips of rafting in Nepal can be tailor made and fit that best suits according to your itinerary.
Don’t miss out white water rafting adventure in Himalayan country and choose any of these top five rivers for rafting in Nepal.

1.       Trisuli River Rafting:

Trisuli river rafting is one of the most popular and demanding rafting river in Nepal. With few hours of road trip both from Kathmandu and Pokhara you can be at the put in point of Trisuli. While rafting on Trisuli river, you will get an opportunity to spectacle beautiful gorges, exciting rapids along comfortable sections. Rated as grade 3 on difficulty Trisuli becomes raging enormously creating ocean like waves during monsoon (June,July). However, it remains as the best rafting river in Nepal for all.

2.       Sunkoshi River Rafting:

During your holidays between September and January, take a break and experience best of rafting in the world on Sunkoshi river (Golden river). Located at eastern Nepal with good road connections from highway, and Dolalghat being the put in point and Chatra being take out; raft on golden river with spectacular sceneries, exciting rapids, sand beaches, campsites; the perfect multi day(10 days) rafting trip in Nepal.

3.       Seti River Rafting:

      Seti River offers the most gentle and light rafting adventure across forested lands in beautiful Annapurna region of Nepal. Rafting, fishing and camping alongside sand beach of Seti river along taking part in wilderness activity would be the perfect family rafting trip in Nepal. A short two day rafting on Seti river can be easily joined from two major cities Pokhara and Kathmandu.  Set River rafting is best experienced with excursion to Chitwan National Park or trekking in Annapurna region.

4.       Kaligandaki River Rafting:

Kaligandaki river rafting consists of 3 and 4 graded rapids with visit to temples, deepest gorge of the world and sceneries along the way for three days. Kaligandaki is the holy river in Nepal and named after goddesses Kali known for her fierceness nature. Maldunga is the put in point and Mirmi is the takeout point of Kaligandaki river rafting trip. Raft in day light, explore the local region and relax at sand beach campsite during evening which makes it among top five rafting rivers in Nepal.

5.       Bhote Koshi River Rafting:

Bhote Koshi River nearby Kathmandu valley is formed by the glacial melting of Tibetan mountains which turns out to be technical and adventurous rafting experience across beautiful gorges, valleys and Himalayan sceneries. Bhote Koshi River rafting is for all those adventure lovers who want to feel the adrenaline and excitement at highest level.

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Rafting in Nepal during summer holidays – The rafting season is here!

Rafting in rivers of Nepal is fun especially in summer. With the arrival of summer season, during the long hot days, rafting on the Trishuli River is one of the best ways to cool your mind and body which can be the perfect refreshment plan during your holidays. Himalayan River Operator has plenty of wetsuits and jackets to keep you warm on the river, but these days, they mostly go unused. Rafting at a soothing 27 degrees, the water in the river is inviting you to enjoy the fullest.

White water rafting in  Nepal can also be the great family outing in summer. You may have queries about whether rafting activity is safe for all the members of family. Well, the answer is yes if your youngest one is at least 7 years old. You will feel safest and amused to feel the adrenaline of Nepalese white water with an experienced and well trained operator having in-depth knowledge of all the rapids along the way.


The fun is not limited to rafting, you can experience the other adventure sports like kayaking, cannoning along with the amazing fishing trips at Himalayan river operator Nepal that will surely make your summer holiday a refreshing one.

Rafting around Kathmandu

Rafting around Kathmandu is one of the stunning and most exotic rafting affairs with the pristine glacial river waters of the Himalayas. Rafting is not only about cascading through shaded canyons, majestic gorges, rock strewn currents but getting in touch with fascinating cultures, paddling the wilderness of Nepal’s diversified flora and fauna. Take a plunge through towering gorges and forested foothills before a more tranquil journey along the Ganges plain. Feel the spiritual blessing in the air en route to the Hindu and Buddhist temples and rituals and get charmed thrilled and fascinated throughout the rafting journey. Rafting around Kathmandu gives you a chance to explore the hidden secrets unfolded mystery amidst the turbulent river waters revealing the cultural and historical significance of this water rich country for many a years.

A seasoned river operator having rafting experience of more than 20 years provides you with one of the passionate adventures while kayaking through various rivers around Kathmandu. Before setting out on a voyage into the rivers we categorize the rafting circuits into seasoned circuits and beginners as all do not have the expertise to get acquainted with the river routes. Therefore we have graded the rivers according to their difficulty and challenges right from grade-1 to grade- 5. The most attractive easily accessible and interesting is the Trishuli river. Due to its close proximity with the Kathmandu city and it can be attempted with considerable ease. The rapids are ferocious sometimes; however with the expert guidance it can be achieved and experienced without a scratch. It is suitable for the families and can be taken up as a family tour too. Another popular entity in river rafting is the Bhote Koshi River. A drive of around 3 hour’s approx from Kathmandu will reach you to this spectacularly short white water rafting trips in the world. Stunningly steepest with continuous and consistent rapids throughout the circuit gives an adrenaline rush sending waves of jitters in your spines while cascading to and fro giving you an intense feeling of this thrilling rafting trip. Bhote Koshi river circuit is therefore graded in the category of 4 -5. Hence this rafting circuit is an ideal rafting trip for intense river rafting followers who have a bit of prior rafting experience.

Himalayan river operator glides you and rides you through the vast river waters with relative ease. Rafting made easy and convenient for the river rafters around the world is our speciality. We are multipurpose and multidiverse river rafting a one of its kind in Nepal when it comes to rafting around Kathmandu. We have varied rafting range for all seasons, viz., short rafting, long rafting, family rafting, monsoon adventure rafting and River expedition. We are extremely professional in our approach, passionate and responsible about running rivers and safety of the tourist. Share and experience the proud river waters of Nepal around Kathmandu with our invaluable acquaintance and knowledge with years of international experience and know-how, an asset and strength to operate rafting adventure with a great deal of fun and safety. Get into the groove and dance with the flow of river waters while rafting with us.