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Trishuli River Rafting is one of the Nepal’s most popular white water rafting in Nepal. The Trishuli River is the most easily accessible from Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan National Park depending upon the availability of time, season and interest.
Trishuli River is an excellent river for those rafters who look for a short river trip without the challenge of huge rapids but with some really exciting rapids. It gives excellent opportunity to observe the diversity of demography, landscapes, cultural heritage and the flora and fauna with beautiful scenery and a relatively peaceful environment.
Nepal is famous not only for adventure in mountains but also very famous for high current White water River for river rafting runners. That is the reason many raft lovers believes that Nepal is rafter’s paradise. The Trishuli is Nepal’s most popular rafting river for many reasons: Big, bouncy waves, hefty holes and tricky chutes all make for an exhilarating ride.
The name of the river – Trishuli came from a famous pilgrimage destination called Gosaikunda, which lies high in the Himalaya. Here, Lord Shiva drove his trident into the rocky mountain to create three springs, these are the source of this river, hence its name.
Trishuli River Rafting is the perfect trip for the time or experienced rafters. It exhilarates rapids and easier sections for trip as well as the right amount of time all. Rafting in Trishuli River is peace, pleasant and calm in some areas.
But there are numerous exciting rapids as the name of Snail’s nose, Teendevi, Malekhu rapid, Monkey rapid, Upset, Surprise, Monsoon, Cotton Pony, Ladies Delight, S-Bend, Highway, Monsoon and Pinball Rapid with varied flows of water current which makes your rafting trip more interesting, challenging, and group fun trip. The Trishuli white water trip is exciting, fun and safe for all age groups. Trishuli River Rafting is recommended for intermediate Kayakers.
Rafting in Trishuli River at monsoon is very challenging, exciting as it meets to the grade of 4+ by then, but it is risky as flood on the river could bring peace of trees and rafting is always in risk. It is graded to be class III.
Unfortunately, Trishuli is been crowded with rafters and beaches are disturbed during the normal rafting season because of its rafting popularity. On the normal rafting season, there is huge number of rafters from all over the world. However, there is some good news as well for the exciting rafters.
During the monsoon months, the Trishuli changes character completely as huge runoffs makes the river swell and shear like an immense ribbon of churning ocean. Rafting in the Trishuli during monsoon season is without doubt the most exciting thing you can do in Nepal. When the river is running high and wild, there are hardly any rafters around.
Have you ever been in exciting rafting? Have you ever experienced rafting in high and wild running runoff river? If no, rafting in Trishuli gives you such excitement experience. Rafting in Trishuli is quite possibly one of the best big water rafting trips anywhere in the world.
During the rafting in Trishuli River, the challenging rapids, impressive gorges, alluring and varied bio geographic regions of Nepal completely satisfy your thirst for adventure.
The Trishuli river rafting trip awaits you for an exciting experience as you go with flow of the course of the river cutting rapids, awe inspiring gorges and enjoy the delightful natural beauty.
Several travel and tours of Kathmandu and Pokhara organize rafting trip for Trishuli.
Some facts about Trishuli River Rafting Trip
|Source of the river||Langtang and Ganesh Himalayan range|
|Put in point||Baireni or Charaundi|
|Ending point||Kuringhat or Cable Car, Mugling or Narayanghat|
|Way to reach the raft point||By Road (Tourist Bus/Private Vehicle)|
|River grade||3 Class|
|Best Time||Mid-Feb-Jun, Sept-De|
|Min. Pax.||5 to 8 pax.|
|Price||Depends on Rafting Organizer|
|River Distance||Approx. 38 kms|
|Duration:||1 to 3 Days (From Kathmandu)|
|Difficulty:||3+ & 4|
|Best Season:||Sept to June|
|Major Rapids||Galchhi Rapid 3, Turning 3, Snell’s Nose 3, Monkey 3-, Teen Devi 3+, Twine Rock 2+, Rodeo Beach 3+, Ladies Delight 2+, Landslide 2+, Monsoon 2, Upset 3+, Surprise 3+-, Butter Fly 2, ‘S’ Band 2+, Pin Ball 3-, Coffee Put 3|
Trishuli River Rafting Itinerary:
Day 01: At 6.30 am, meet our office, store additional luggage in our store,. if you are heading to Pokhara, Chit wan, trekking to Annapurna or other destination after rafting, take with you all yours gears, rest leave at our store, then couple of hrs drive to Starting point of Rafting, CHARAUDI, packing up gears, after safety briefing and being issued Life Jackets and Helmet Rafting commence, about 9 am After couple of hrs rafting lunch will be arranged on the River Bank.
After Lunch, we raft another couple hrs to Kurintar, where we camp at lovely sandy bank of River, Facing on to the four directions beautiful views of nature, hamlet and after Dinner you can enjoy beers in the campfire; staff performs typical Nepalese folk song and folk dances. Today you will hit 2 or 3 rapids called “LADISE DELIGHT” and stop for the lunch. After lunch white water hit a class 2 to 3 rapid called “UPSET” and “SURPRISE
Day 02: After B/F, we pack up gears and personal things, Aprox. 8 am we commence Rafting. Lunch will be provided about 11 to 12 noon, some peoples get off after Lunch, they drive to Pokhara, Chitwan National Park or return to Kathmandu.
Some continue the Rafting couple of hrs to Simaltal, today you will hit a class 2 or 3 rapids “BIJILI RAPID” and “TEA POT”
Trip Price of Trishuli River Rafting:
This is not an official website of any Travels, Tours and Trekking Agency of Nepal. It is just informative blog. So you don’t need to depend about the trip price to Trishuli River Rafting on this blog.
But we can tell you that trip price may be different on basis of trekking agency. The price may vary from trekking agency to trekking agency. However the price of Trishuli River Rafting trip may depend on the following some determinants:
- Accommodations in Kathmandu and other cities where you stay during the trip to Trishuli River Rafting.
- Mode of Transportation to Trishuli River. (car / van / bus / bike / flights)
- Duration of Trishuli River Rafting Trip
- Number of crews (Guides, porters, Sherpas, Cook(s))
- Travelling time (Season)
- Extra services you booked.
|Note: The itinerary to Trishuli River Rafting can be customized according to your duration of holiday. Similarly accommodation of hotel can be changed (upgraded or downgraded). It depends on your budget. So we recommend you to fix the trip price before you book your trip to Trishuli River Rafting.|
You will get best price after your inquiry: We suggest you for enquiry any authorized and licensed trekking agency in Nepal. Keep in mind; don’t deal with unauthorized trekking agency.
We know about value of money and world economy so fell free to share with trekking agency about your tentative budget for this trip so they can mention and compromise with price. They may run cheap trip to Trishuli River Rafting trip and expensive trip when you wish to pay more and need extra deluxe service.
Trip price may contain following services
- All International standard rafting equipment as necessary. E.g. self bailing rafts, helmets, life jackets, kayaks, plastic paddles and spray jackets etc.
- Freshly cooked all meals, drinks, breakfast, lunch, dinner with tea or coffee.
- Camping gears;
- First aid kid box
- Accommodation in two men tent & all necessary fees
- Kitchen tent, Dining tent, toilet tent,
- Ground transportation going by tourist Bus or return after the trip tourist bus or local Bus depending upon the mode of transportation available at put-in and pull-out point, staffs.
- Well-trained and highly experienced rafting guides, cooks, and other helper staff, captain and kitchen crews.
- All necessary fees, Government/Local taxes, all river rafting fee and tourist service charge,
Trip price doesn’t contain following services
- Any type of personal expenditure such Alcoholic beverages and drinks, phone, and laundry or things of personal use
- Helicopter rescue charger.
- Tips, Gifts and all bar bills.
- Private Transport
- Food & accommodation cost in case of any natural accident caused by weather.
- Private vehicle.
- Rescue & your personal insurance such as travel, cancellation, accident, health, emergency evacuation and loss, theft of or damage to baggage and personal effects. You are advised to insure for it.
What the Trekking Agency Company provides during trip of Trishuli River Rafting:
Along with their high quality self-bailing rafts, they provide you helmets, plastic paddles, wetsuits, lifejackets, and first aid kit. They provide plentiful, healthy and hygienically prepared food and drinks.
They also provide tents and sleeping. Sleeping bags can be supplied upon request. All the equipment is of the highest quality, clean and well maintained.
Things you need to Bring for Trishuli River Rafting
On the Raft:
- T -shortsSun hat/cap
- Trainer/Teva type sandals
- Water bottle
- Toiletries/special medications
Off the Raft:
- Long trousers
- Dry shoes/socks
- Warm fleece jacket
- Warm shorts
- Good sleeping bag
- Sun block
What you need to tell the Trekking Agency
Please tell them whether you are a swimmer, non-swimmer, or not very confident in the water. It is important to inform them of any medical conditions that may affect your well being on the trip.
The Trekking Agency Company takes the safety of its clients very seriously. All their guides are licensed, with many years of experience on the rivers of Nepal. All are trained in CPR, First Aid and advanced river rescue techniques.
Passport and Visa:
All tourists to Nepal except the Indian nationals must hold valid passports and visa. Indian nationals don’t need a visa to enter Nepal, but must have proof of identity. All other nationals require a visa, obtainable in advance form Nepalese Embassies or consulates, or upon arrival at the border or at Tribuvan International Airport.
The tourist visa can be obtained from Nepalese Embassy or Consulate abroad. Don’t forget to bring two passport size photos and a payment of visa fees. The process is the same for the ‘gratis’ visas. The visa fees cannot be paid by credit cards. The visa application forms are available in the passport control lounge.
They are also distributed in the aircrafts before landing. Tourists can extend their visa at the Department of Immigration, Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu or at Immigration Office, Pokhara.
Foreign visitors other than the Indian nationals are required to pay their hotel bills and air tickets in foreign currency. However the other payments must always be made in Nepalese currency. You can buy Nepalese currency at foreign currency exchange counter at the Tribhuwan airport, Kathmandu.
Different banks are also opened to serve as the foreign currency exchange counters at different places of Nepal. Foreign currencies must be exchanged only through the banks or authorized foreign exchange dealers. Tourists other than Indian are not allowed to import or export the Indian currency.
The rate of exchange of the foreign currencies is determined by the Central Bank of Nepal, Nepal Rastra Bank and is announced in the press daily.
Fee exemption of tourist visa:
- For tourists from China, India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Pakistan
- For the tourists, who have already stayed in Nepal for 15 days or more, visiting Nepal for the second time during the same visa year.
- For tourists staying in Nepal for 3 days (72 hrs) or less.
- Children below 10 years of age.
Contact Office of Immigration:
Department of Immigration, Exhibition Road (near the City Bus Park), Kathmandu, tel. 494273, 494337.
Pokhara Immigration Office, inside the tourist information centre at Damside, just 200 metres from Bank Chowk. Opening times as mentioned below.
Working Hours: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
Working Days: Monday to Friday.
Local Currency: Nepalese Currency is Nepalese Rupee. A Nepalese Rupee is subdivided into 100 paisa. The denominations of currency notes are available in 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, 100, 500, 1000 Rupees. Similarly, coins are available in 1, 2, 5 and 10 rupees, which are in circulation.
Time: Nepal is 5 hours 45 minutes ahead of GMT and 15 minutes ahead of Indian standard time.
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