Kali Gandaki River Rafting

Rafting & Kayaking

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  • Transparent Price
  • No hidden fees
  • Experience of a More than 10 Years
  • Personal Touch & Professional Service

USD $ 250 / per person

Trip Info

  • Duration

    3 Days

  • Difficulty

    moderate

  • Starts From

    Pokhara

  • Trip Ends At

    Pokhara

  • Transport

    Private comfortable vehicle

  • Best Season:

    • Spring (Mar, Apr)
    • Summer (May,Jun)
    • Autumn (Mid-Sep - Mid November)

Overview

KaliGandaki river has its name from the renowned Hindu goddess “Kali”, - the deity of destruction. This river is considered as one of the most sacred holy river of Nepal.

The river starts from the elevated on the Tibetan Plateau, Mustang. It flows down the Himalayas; the river slices the world deepest gorge between giant mountains of 8000 m i.e. Mt Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri.

As of 1996, it was unlocked for commercial use.

Kaligandaki River rafting is adventurous with fun and thrilling white waters rafting activity, as well as provides panoramic views of mountains and green scenery. While rafting, you can experience the different grades of rapids with narrow rocks and waterfalls with the magnificent view of the Annapurna range.

The combination of the natural scenery of Annapurna Range, different grades of rapids, waterfalls, narrow passes, huge rocks, typical Nepali style houses and sandy beaches will give you the real adventure of rafting in Nepal.

Furthermore, if you are looking for an adventurous trip with perfect picturesque background, then your choice may be KaliGandaki River.

Itinerary

Day 1: Drive Pokhara to Maldhunga & raft till Modhi Khola

🕑 3-4 hrs drive & 3-4 hrs raft

1st Phase:

  • Received from the hotel after breakfast.
  • Scenic drive to Maldhunga (starting point) (3-4hrs drive).

2nd Phase: 

  • After reaching Maldhunga, move to Kali-Gandaki river bank.
  • With gearing up and instruction stay in the raft.

3rd Phase: 

  • Enjoy rafting with scenic views (3-4hrs) and lunch in middle.
  • After completion for a day, carryout your raft and get freshen up.

4th Phase:

  • Enjoy a campfire in camping area @ Modhi Khola.
  • Enjoy dinner and night halt.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 2: Raft till Purti Ghat

1st Phase:

  • Breakfast and morning warm-up.
  • Move towards river bank for today's rafting.

2nd Phase:

  • Rafting with a lunch break (5-6hrs).
  • Conclusion of rafting for the day, carry out your raft.

3rd Phase: 

  • Freshen up and stay in tented camp @ Purti Ghat.
  • Enjoy the evening environment with a campfire.

4th Phase:

  • Take delicious dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Raft till Mirmi & drive back to Pokhara

🕑 3-4 hrs raft & 4-5 hrs drive

1st Phase: 

Breakfast and morning warm-up.
Move towards river bank for today's rafting.

2nd Phase:

Rafting with a lunch break (3-4hrs).
Rafting program ends at Mirmi, carry out your raft.

3rd Phase: 

After freshening up pack your bag and take your seat in a vehicle.
Scenic drive back to Pokhara (4-5hrs).

4th Phase: 

Drop back to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Includes

  • Vehicle transfer as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Meals during the rafting trip
  • Drinks mention in itinerary
  • Accommodation in the tented camp
  • Necessary rafting equipment, safety gear
  • Guide and other staffs as per requirements
  • Safety Kayak
  • First aid kit box
  • Service fee and Government tax

Excludes

  • Nepal Visa
  • All sorts of personal expenses
  • Other beverages and foods (not mentioned in inclusion)
  • Insurance
  • Meals in Kathmandu
  • Other not mentioned above as inclusion

Accommodation

Himalayan Trekkers promise to manage the best, most comfortable, and preferred accommodation.

In general, we arrange a 3* Standard Category Accommodations with all facilities in cities. If available, you can opt for a more budget-friendly option or upgrade to a more luxurious hotel by paying a little extra.

Although all places during your trek do not have all modern facilities (especially at higher altitudes), we ensure that it is arranged safely and comfortably. Mostly hygienic and safe tea houses / local lodges/homestays are arranged & please feel free to personalize according to your preference.

If your travel schedule includes camping or if you choose to experience it, a correct campsite will be determined in advance and everything will be taken care of. If required, we also provide equipment such as a tent, cookware, etc. Check the equipment lists and equipment lists for more information.

Meals

Breakfast is usually included with your accommodation within the costs. Meals in the city must be paid separately. Often in the cities, you can choose from many different cuisines and varied food services. We can always help you find the right place.

Remote areas don't have that many options, but hygienic and well-prepared food is always served. Moreover, most meals are included in the costs during your trek. We can help you make changes according to your preference and budget, but only if choices are available! Moreover, Himalayan Trekkers also organize Welcome of Farewell Dinners as a symbol of warm greetings.

Follow the detailed route description or itinerary for more information. We are always there to help you to your heart's content.

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