Sun Koshi River Rafting - 9 Days

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The Sun Koshi is the longest trip in river miles offered in Nepal and is rated as one of the top ten river expeditions in the world.

Starting near the Tibetan border and draining off the Eastern Himalayas all the way to the sacred Ganges River in India, this river offers big volume whitewater. A journey down this “river of gold” impresses any rafting or kayaking enthusiast with relaxing canyons, refreshing waterfalls, bat caves, interesting temples, beautiful white sandy beaches for setting up camp and of course a great variety of whitewater.

If you are looking for a long river expedition with a nice variety of scenery and access to villages along the way, then the “river of gold” is a classic choice.

DURATION:

9 Days

CLASS:

III+ / IV

MEALS:

Day 1: Lunch & Dinner
Days 2-8: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 9: Breakfast

ACCOMMODATION:

Riverside Beach Camping (7 Nights)
Hotel or Lodge (1 Night)

SEASON:

Open: Sep. – June
Best: Sep. – Nov. and May to June

DEPART FROM:

Kathmandu
6:30 am (Private Bus)

START POINT:

Dolalghat / 3 hours from Kathmandu

FINISH POINT:

Chatara / 15 hours to Kathmandu
(option to fly Biratnagar – Kathmandu)

RETURNS TO:

Kathmandu or Pokhara
(Express Coach or Private Bus)

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What to bring?

Shorts / ½ pants
T-shirt
Sport sandals or comfortable shoes that can get wet and will stay on your feet
Polypropylene / quick dry long shirts
Swimwear
Track pants / comfortable long pants
Warm fleece
Jacket (waterproof shell)
Travel towel
Socks
Shoes (not essential – do not bring big trekking boots)
Pyjamas (something comfortable to sleep in)
Warm hat (in cold months)
Travel towel

Personal toiletries
Sunscreen / sunscreen lip protection
Mosquito repellant

Water bottle
Head lamp / flash light
Personal first aid kit
Sleeping bag (if you do not have one – we will provide a complimentary rental)
A little cash for treats, tips and the occasional chance for photographs

Includes

  • Professional English speaking licensed guides highly trained and safety certified to international standards in Whitewater River Guiding, Swift Water Rescue and Wilderness First Aid
  • Professional safety kayakers
  • Gear raft support
  • International name brand ISO/CE certified rafting equipment including helmets, PFDs, paddles, splash jackets and wetsuits
  • Dry bags and pelican boxes to keep your personal items dry and safe on the river
  • Variety of fresh, hygienically prepared meals while on the river, including tea, coffee, hot chocolate and treated drinking water
  • Camping logistics and equipment including shelters, tents, simple mattresses and sleeping bags
  • Round trip transportation
  • River permits
  • Industry standard first aid kits

Excludes

  • Unrelated transportation, accommodation, visas, travel documents, departure taxes etc…
  • Footwear
  • Items of a personal nature including swimwear, towel and toiletries
  • Insurance **we provide insurance for our crew – but participants must be properly insured through an emergency medical travel plan**
  • Tips for guides **if you feel that our crew did a great job, you are invited but not obligated to offer a personal tip**
  • What to Bring

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD $ 699/person
699
Total $ 699 USD