Highlights of KaliGandaki River Rafting
- Trip Mode: Hotels-River Lodge and camping.
- Rapid Grade: I I I to IV + (in high flow season)
- Rafting: From 2 to 3 days or more
- Rafting total distance: 110 kms.
- Rafting Duration: 1 day approx: 20 to 25 km
- Put In Point: Pokhara to Kusma (03 hrs drive from Pokhara)
- Ending Point: Jungle Ghat to Mirmi or further depends upon season and water volume
- Activities: Exciting drive, thrilling rafting to scenic float.
- Season: All season except July-August (monsoon wet months)
KaliGandaki River Rafting Overview
Flows from the glacier of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna range of mountains with some peaks of Mustang Himal and runs through the world deepest Kaligandaki gorge to lower mid-hills.
An exciting river to raft for more than 3-4 days with full of thrills and enjoyable rapids to encounter from the beginning to the end on this classic Kali-Gandaki Rivers, which later joins Trisuli to make large and wide Narayani River.
Kaligandaki River Rafting leads you to breathless challenging rapids, which flows from the glacial source of world 7th giant Mt. Dhaulagiri and beyond of Mustang Himal range which enters into world’s deepest ravine and gorge between massive towering Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalaya and flows downstream to join with Trisuli River near Chitwan at Devghat forming a wide Narayani River.
A delightful adventure for hardy to beginners where you can enjoy the thrills of water sports rafting the Himalayan glacial rivers encountering white water rapids ‘Leopards Jump’ and ‘Devils shake’, with many more exciting white water thrills as you float on ultimate descend downstream.
Kaligandaki River Rafting starts with a drive to Seti Dovan from Pokhara, Rafting offers exciting thrill from white-water rapids to bouncy waves with scenic floats, where one can enjoy paddling the raft downstream with full safety measures guided by our expert River Guides and Captain of the boat.
Kaligandaki River Rafting floats through numerous rapids from Grade I, II to IV and it depends upon its water level and the time of the season from 2 days or more rafting.
This River is least rafted river, however at present its slowly popular due to its quiet serene environment and it has all the thrills, excitement plus a scenic view of the landscape, flora, and fauna, with many different species of birdlife along with the river and on its sandy shoreline, lined with thick lush verdant forest where some monkeys and other wild-life often spotted while rafting.
Besides its superb scenery on the float, one can enjoy the rural farm village life while rafting or at the end of the rafting programs where you can spend overnight in the comfort of River Lodge / Resorts or camping on sandy beaches with time for walks along with the local villages.
Concluding our exciting adventure rafting transport will be waiting and then about four hours drive to reach Pokhara after an exciting thrill on Classic Kali-Gandaki River Rafting.
Due to construction of Hydro Dam, Rafting completes near Mirmire, from Kusma and Beni 3-4 days rafting and Nayapul 2-3 days rafting adventure.