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.
III+ / IV
Day 1: Lunch & Dinner
Days 2-8: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 9: Breakfast
Riverside Beach Camping (7 Nights)
Hotel or Lodge (1 Night)
Open: Sep. – June
Best: Sep. – Nov. and May to June