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Quick Facts

Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is one of the newly inaugurated rivers and represents the vanguard of rafting. The Bhote Koshi River is located about 70 km east of Kathmandu, which is fed by snow from the Himalayas. Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is always a favourite because of its speed of adventure and the thrill of rafting. Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is relatively adventurous and very difficult for white-water adventure. Experienced adventure and extreme rafting enthusiasts mainly choose the Bhote Koshi River for rafting in Nepal. The big bounces and the daring throat make it more adventurous. The river is equipped with characteristics of very steep and basically non-stop flow.

Trip Duration

5 Days

Max Altitude

Any

Best Time

All year around

Price Per Person

$ 1500

About This Package

Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is one of the newly inaugurated rivers and represents the vanguard of rafting. The Bhote Koshi River is located about 70 km east of Kathmandu, which is fed by snow from the Himalayas. Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is always a favourite because of its speed of adventure and the thrill of rafting. Rafting on the Bhote Koshi River is relatively adventurous and very difficult for white-water adventure. Experienced adventure and extreme rafting enthusiasts mainly choose the Bhote Koshi River for rafting in Nepal. The big bounces and the daring throat make it more adventurous. The river is equipped with characteristics of very steep and basically non-stop flow.

Rafting in Bhote Koshi offers abundant pictorial moments and a perspective to visit unexplored archaeological sites and discarded areas. The river drops abruptly and offers relentless stretches from the rapids of class III _ IV. Pebble gardens, small waterfalls, inclined channels, and 90-degree curves are some of the obstacles to cheer you up during the Rafting. With the adventure of rafting in Bhote Koshi, you will also have the opportunity to observe emerald green fields on terraces over the river on steep slopes and curious villagers. If you have never done rafting before and if you have little time but want an adrenaline overload then, Rafting in Bhote Koshi may be the best trip for you. It is also well-deserved with the upper section for kayak experts or extreme rafting enthusiasts. This is also the only river in Nepal where the sport of Bungy jump has been practiced and the best known in the world after Switzerland.


Some Useful Info:

Distance: 17 km

River Days: 1-2

From Kathmandu: 5 hours

Av. Gradient: 16 m/km (80 ft a mile)

Volume in Nov.: 40 cms (1200 cfs)

Best Season: Almost all around the year

Difficulty: In November but still can be done if weather permits.

Day to Day Itineary Details

Once you arrive in Kathmandu, a representative of the Taleju Adventure will pick you up at the airport and take you to the hotel. In the afternoon you can rest or visit the office of the Taleju Adventure for a local tea. In the evening, a welcome dinner will be organized by the Taleju Adventure. For dinner, enjoy the authentic Nepalese cuisine. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Today, after breakfast, we begin our tour to some of the most historical and spiritual attractions of Kathmandu, also classified as UNESCO World Heritage. We visit historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhunath) and the Buddhist Sanctuary (Bouddhanath), which is also one of the largest stupas in the world. At the evening we got to meet each other in the hotel and discusses our trip for next day. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Today after early morning breakfast, you will be driven to Lamosangu, starting point for rafting on the Bhote Koshi River. Rafting begins at the Lamosangu Dam. There we will stay in a camp for the night. We can use free time to explore the surroundings around Lamosangu. Overnight at Lamosangu.

Today, the rafting team of the Bhotekoshi River begins their journey. The equipment includes experienced guides and lifeguards. We will experience rafting with some rapids and frozen gorges across the river here. We will enjoy the white river action for about more than 95 miles more today. We will finish our trip near the Dolalghat and have our lunch. After lunch, we will return back to Kathmandu in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Our adventure in Nepal ends today. A representative of the Taleju Adventure will accompany you to the airport approximately 3 hours before our scheduled flight. On the way back, you have enough time to plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.

Includes / Not includes

As Per Taleju