Trishuli River Rafting - 1 day

Things to Know
  • Duration1 Day
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Altitude 1400m
  • Trip Type Rafting
  • Start and End Kathmandu - Kathmandu
  • Best Time Feb-Jun/Sep-Nov
What You’ll Do
  • Enjoy natural rafting rapids
  • Observe the river ecosystem of the country
  • Breathtaking scenery 
  • Observe countryside

The Trisuli River Rafting  An Exhilarating Adventure in Nepal is just a 3 to 3.5-hour drive west of Kathmandu, making it an excellent choice for short trips or those en route to Pokhara or Chitwan National Park. The return journey to Kathmandu is 5 hours, to Pokhara is approximately 4 hours, and to Chitwan is about 2 hours. Trishuli River Rafting is an excellent river for those looking for a short river rafting trip, without a huge challenge but with exciting rapids, beautiful scenery, and a relatively peaceful environment. It not only gives you the thrill and the chill down the spine, but it also mesmerizes you with the insight into the beautiful hills, greenery around, the Manakamana cable car, and the road alongside. With easy access from Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan, rafting on the Trishuli River is a fantastic opportunity to raft over Nepal’s most popular rafting river. No doubt, rafting on the Trishuli River brings the most exciting experience a rafter can seek in Nepal.

Starting Point:                         Charaudi (81 KM from Kathmandu)

Rafting Ending Point:             Gorkha Beach Resort

Rafting Distance:                    18 KM

River Grade:                           3 +

Famous for:                            Day or Multi-Day Adventure lover

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  • Altitude1,400 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time1 day

You will be picked up at your hotel after breakfast at around 7:30 a.m. by a private tourist vehicle. Then, a drive of 3 to 4 hours from Kathmandu takes us to the starting point of rafting, Charaudi which is 81 km away. After the guide briefs us about rafts and the river, the trip hits a few class 2 or 3 rapids called “LADIES DELIGHT” Continue, white water hits a class 2 to 3 rapid called “UPSET” and “SURPRISE”. After 18 kilometers of rafts, we will arrive at the tranquil Gorkha beach resort, your endpoint for the rafting adventure take a break, relax and have lunch. Then will take you back to Kathmandu.

Gorkha Beach Resort, a quiet and picturesque resort that lies on the bank of the trishuli river is an ending spot from where you can drive to Kathmandu, Chitwan National Park, or Pokhara to continue your next adventure in the Himalayan Nation Nepal.

Trip Cost Details
  • Rafting equipment i.e. boat, lifejacket, paddle, waterproof bag, etc.
  • Lunch during the day.
  • Hotel pickup & drop off by a private tourist vehicle
  • All local permits and entrance fees
  • Food, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine, etc. for local staff
  • Photo and video of your adventure (which will be provided to you via E-mail)
  • All administrative expenses and government taxes
  • Visa cost
  • International airfare
  • Accommodation
  • Drinks and beverage cost
  • Insurance cost
  • Personal expenses, tips, and shopping cost
Useful Info

Trishuli River, nestled in the heart of Nepal, offers an unforgettable rafting experience for adventure enthusiasts. With its thrilling rapids, stunning landscapes, and accessibility, Trishuli River rafting is a must-do activity for those seeking excitement and natural beauty.

Trip Note

If you are a non-swimmer, or not very confident in the water, we will be providing you with a life jacket to make sure you are safe and secure. Also, you must inform us of any medical conditions that may affect your well-being on the trip. Factors such as local politics, transport, weather, etc. may also affect the itinerary for which our rafting staff will customize the changes if needed.

The necessary items like personal shoes, warm clothes, towels, sunblock, and a waterproof camera should be carried. Essentials can be stored in a waterproof bag during rafting as well. After three hours of driving from Kathmandu, you will get to the rafting starting point Charaudi. There will be your rafting guide and he will brief you about your safety, then your adventure begins.

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