Kali Gandaki River Rafting

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  • Duration: 3 days
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Tour Type: Private guided rafting
  • Max altitude: 3 - 4+ Class
  • Transportation: Land
  • Best Time: Sep. - Nov. & Feb. - Jun

Kali Gandaki (Grade 3 to 4+) Best of Annapurna
About 90 km of classic style expedition river journey can be organized Pokhara to Pokhara. This is one of the most popular medium length expedition river rafting in Nepal and gained its popularity due to challenging and much exiting rapids. Especially among young hearts those who are seeking for drifting on real Himalayan magic flow. Asia’s oldest one the Kali Gandaki River is the best choice which is originated from marginal Himalayan range of Tibet passes through all way down of Upper Mustang and cutting bottom of Annapurna I (8091m) and giant Mt Dhaulagiri (8167m) which also known as deepest gorge of planet. Only the river of Nepal that has several ammonite fossils containing with rocks which are remains as present proof that Himalayan was under the sea before 70 million years ago. But the Kali Gandaki River was there before Himalayan born and falling into Tethis Sea. After the sea disappeared, the Kali Gandaki continues flow towards southern direction and blocked by two giant peaks Annapurna & Dhaulagiri but the flow of the water never stopped which formed the present Kali Gandaki one. Thus, kali Gandaki rafting is the one of the best whitewater trip in Nepal which lies in western part of the country. So it is undoubtedly worth to raft once on this river if you are truly looking for Nepal’s most varied land escape with real wilderness experience. 

Kali Gandaki Rafting highlights

  • River Days: 3 Days
  • River Grade: 3 - 4+ Class
  • Trip Type: Multi Days Expedition
  • Best Time to Do: Autumn & Spring Season
  • Put in Point: Baglung-Nayapul
  • Ending Point: Mirmi Dam
  • Transportation: Private Jeep/Van/Bus
  • Food: First day lunch, dinner, 3 meals in 2nd day, last day breakfast & lunch
  • Accommodation: At River Beach-tented camp or mass dome of raft with trap
  • Safety: Safety kayakers for every trip
  • Trip Overall: Generally trip stars everyday after breakfast from the camp site, lunch break on the way and finally stop next camp and last day ends by lunch hour and drive back to Pokhara
  • Ideal from Organize: Pokhara to Pokhara

3 days Kali Gandaki rafting

Day 01: Early morning drive to put in point about 3-3:30 hrs

  • Rafting gear unload (giving your helping hands)
  • Changing clothes and put other stuffs in dry pack
  • Loading gear on raft and other stuffs on cargo raft
  • Have a lunch at put in point
  • Safety talk learn how to sit on raft, hold & row paddle and rafting orientation
  • Commence the rafting and by 3-4 PM end the trip
  • Camp site setting (giving your helping hands)
  • Changing clothes drink tea, coffee & chocolate
  • Dinner preparation, after dinner talking fantasy of the day or sleep

Day 02: Wake up be refresh and drink tea, coffee & chocolate

  • Packing gear first and breakfast
  • Changing clothes and put other stuffs in dry pack
  • Remove camp setting & site clean up
  • Loading gear on raft and other stuffs on cargo raft
  • Safety talk and rafting orientation
  • Commence the rafting, lunch on the way and by 3-4 PM end the trip
  • Camp site setting (giving your helping hands)
  • Changing clothes drink tea, coffee & chocolate
  • Dinner preparation, after dinner talking fantasy of the day or sleep

Day 03: Wake up be refresh and drink tea, coffee & chocolate

  • Packing gear first and breakfast
  • Changing clothes and put other stuffs in dry pack
  • Remove camp setting & site clean up
  • Loading gear on raft and other stuffs on cargo raft
  • Safety talk and rafting orientation
  • Commence the rafting, end the trip by noon and lunch 
  • Changing clothes, load the gear & drive back to Pokhara
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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Transportation- private car/jeep/ van or tourist bus as per package
  • Airport pick up and drop as per package
  • All necessary rafting & camping gear
  • Accommodation at tented camp or mass dome of raft with trap, meals- breakfast, lunch and dinner as per package
  • Experienced raft guides & safety kayakers
  • Guide’s insurance, salary & trip allowance

Excluded

  • Personal transportation except above programs
  • Accommodation & meals during stay in Kathmandu and along the bus journey
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Emergency evacuation cost
  • All bar bills except tea and coffee
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tips & Gratuities for guide and staffs

Availability

This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

Nepal Rafting Information

Rafting Preparation 

One day before at 5:00 PM gathered at Himalayan Mentor office for pre-departure meeting as it is also major concern to introduce with our team-Trip Leader, Guides, trip staffs and other guests, complete official formalities, discuss about the trip, timetable and other important logistics to make your adventure trip successful.

Rafting Equipments and Services 

Best quality self-bailing raft, whitewater safety helmet, modern plastic paddle, neoprene-wetsuit, PFD-lifejacket, dry top splash Jacket, waterproof Container or Barrel for camera and valuable items, dry bag for other stuffs, first-aid kit box, tent or mass fly sheet, sleeping mat and other necessary camping gear cooking utensils, hygienically prepared foods and drinks.

Things you need to bring

River wear: shorts or half pant, T-shirts (long sleeve for sun protection), swim wear, sun cap, sun glass, suntan cream, personal water bottle, a pair of river sandal etc

Camp site wear: personal sleeping bag, lightweight shirts, T-shirts, trouser/pant, under garments, socks, a towel, light shoe, fleece type jacket, flash light, personal toiletries, camera, reading and writing materials, medication recommended by your private doctor etc. Other stuffs you can store at your hotel or at our office store room which are not necessary to bring for the rafting.

Safety Precaution

Himalayan Mentor team take safety issues are main concern of every rafting trip and believe all our outdoor trips with us must be operated safe one. Our team members have updated training courses - AR/CPR, Wildness First-Aid and Whitewater Rescue Technician conducted by Rescue 3 International. And in every rafting trip we also provide expert rescue kayaker for extra safety to make your trip with us more comfort and enjoyable.