Bhote Koshi River Rafting

Bhote Koshi River Rafting is a white-water adventure on a very challenging river. It is the shortest and the steepest river rating adventure in Nepal, traveling through magnificent gorges and valleys. This one of the recently-opened rafting rivers and represents the forefront of river rafting. The thrill and excitement that you will feel as you triumph over the immense white-water rapids will be memorable. While on the adventure of Bhote Koshi, you also get the chance to observe emerald green fields terraced high above the river.  The river flows along as precipitous as the Sunkoshi River that consumes it further downstream. Most adventure enthusiasts and experienced rafters choose this river for rafting in Nepal. You can also enjoy watching many kinds of colourful birds, including the diving kingfisher and if you are lucky can even see rhinos and tigers that come to the river bank to drink water. Nepal is a country full of strong current rivers, waterfalls, and vertical hills that make the best destinations for adventurous sports. This stream is the steepest creating a virtual year-round torrent that provides some of the most exciting rafting in the world. The river flows through narrow canyons covered in lush green vegetation and from the high rocks flow crystal clear waterfalls.

Bhote Koshi River rafting is a thrilling sporty adventure available in almost all the rivers which flow through national parks, conservation areas, and religious spots. The steeper slopes in Nepal create a violent flow throughout the whole year making it desirable for each enthusiast, and it can also be enjoyed with other adventures like swimming, fishing, and boating.  Rafting in this river is an outstanding opportunity to experience the diversity of landscapes, natural geographical diversity, and the aquatic wildlife and vegetation. Many rivers have cut sheer-side valleys thousands of meters deep, creating many unstable hillsides. Normally this rafting is best suited for those looking for a short trip which include really exciting rapids passing through the very peaceful environment. Enjoy your day with the challenge of white-water rapids in between the lush and impressive scenery. You can experience the thrills of white-water on the course of the three-day trip and you can face some small rapids with the magnificent beauty of nature, mountains and most serene surroundings. For this trip, the best time is February to May.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu

Day 02: River Rafting in Bhote Koshi

Day 03: Drive to Kathmandu

Day 04: Final departure         

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu

When you land at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu,  there will be a represetative from our company to pick you up. You will be taken directly to your hotel to check in. At night you will meet your guide and review your  trip and have dinner.      

Day 02: River Rafting in Bhote Koshi

In the morning after having breakfast, we will drive towards Dolalghat for river rafting. We will enjoy the white river actions for about more than 95 miles. At the time of rafting, we will have an opportunity to see the kingfisher birds near the bank of the river and spend one night in this beautiful place.

Day 03: Drive to Kathmandu

We will back to Kathmandu valley on the same route where we moved towards Dolalghat.  We will have our lunch on the way and slowly drive to Kathmandu Valley. After reaching Kathmandu, we will check in at the hotel, spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar, and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 04: Final departure       

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.   

COST INCLUDES

  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel in Kathmandu
  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel
  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Complimentary welcome dinner

COST EXCLUDES

  • International flight
  • Visa to Nepal
  • Lunch and dinner in Pokhara/Kathmandu
  • Domestic airport tax NRS170 per person
  • Expenses of personal nature such as bar and beverage bills, laundry bills, phone bills etc.
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Personal trekking gear
  • Electricity charging fees and boiled water for drinking and shower purposes
  • Tips to trekking crews
  • Expenses incurred due to flight delays/cancellation, road blockage, political strike, natural disaster or anything that is beyond our control