A white water adrenaline rush just on the doorstep of the Kathmandu valley. The Bhote Kosi is a world class river, recommended for first time rafters and experienced river-runners alike. The lower section of the…
This trip can be combined with trekking around the Tibet border area, mountain biking to the Tibet border, canyoning , bungee-jumping.
A typical day
6.30 am : wake-up to a steaming hot tea or coffee
7.30 am : breakfast
8.30 am pack-up and load rafts
9.30 am : start rafting
12.pm : lunch
13.pm : afternoon rafting
15 pm : set-up camp on the riverside
16 pm : tea, snacks and time for relaxing / beach volleyball
18 pm : dinner
Rafting is a team sport, both on and off the river. Your guide team will be responsible for cooking and managing the campsite, but they will need your help. In return, they will be happy to share their local knowledge with you, and can teach you how to prepare very tasty Dal Bhat, the national dish!
Curbing environmental degradation is a major challenge on many of Nepal’s Himalayan rivers. Alternative Nepal is committed to the ‘Leave No Trace’ principle. We carry what we need, and bring our litter home with us. Cooking is done by LP Gas, so we don’t use up precious firewood.
River Guide Welfare
We are the only company in Nepal to give $1.00 from the cost of your rafting trip to the Himalayan River Guide Association. This money is used to…
Insure freelance guides and their families against accident and injury.
Insure every Nepalese guide has advanced safety and rescue training.
Support the conservation of Nepalese rivers.
Comprehensive list will be provided while book the trip.
Most of the items can buy or rent in kathmandu.
We run self-sufficient trips on several of Nepal’s best rivers; whether you want just a weekend on the water, or you are wanting to escape Kathmandu for a much longer period of time, we should have just the thing for you. We have the best guides in the country, the latest equipment and excellent safety records.
Deer, Langur Monkeys, Common Kingfisher, River Chat, Himalayan Mashare, Catfish are some of the animals and birds may see around the Kali Gandaki river .