Nepal Rafting and Trekking Adventure trip is an incredible mixing up of two amazing adventures that Nepal is famous for, trekking and rafting. Enjoy paddling down the rapids of River Trishuli and later trek through the foothills of Annapurna region of the Himalaya.
This trip is ideal for the adventurers who want to enjoy the fun of different and challenging adventures that make adrenaline rush through. Playing with class 3 plus rapids of one of the most famous rafting rivers in Nepal is an amazing water adventure. Trekking through a well-established route with panoramic views of Himalayan peaks in the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range is another attraction of the trip.
Join in to this incredible adventure and enjoy the thrill of being into the water and the Himalayan wonderland.
Some facts about the trip
Day 01: Arrival Day – 1400 m
Arrive in Kathmandu airport. Be picked up and transferred to hotel by company representative. Trip briefing in the evening.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour – B
A Full day exploration of heritages sites in Kathmandu that includes
Swoyambhunath aka Monkey Temple – The oldest monument in Kathmandu valley
Patan Durbar Square: One of the medieval palace squares in Kathmandu valley
Boudhanath Stupa: The biggest Buddhist Stupa in the world
Pashupatinath: Hindu temple area with open cremation ground for Hindus
Day 03: Kathmandu – Trishuli River Camp (Rafting Day) – B|L|D
Drive to the Trishuli River bank to start rafting adventure fun. Get yourself ready for the water fun for the day. Paddle through the rapids of Himalayan water down to the river camp. About three hours of river fun gets you to the beach camp to spend rest of the day and stay overnight.
Day 04: River camp – Pokhara – B
Drive to Pokhara, a beautiful lake city, which is the main gateway to Annapurna region trekking adventure.
On reaching Pokhara, check into hotel and go for sightseeing tour of Pokhara. Sites include: World peace stupa, Davis falls, Gupteswor cave, boating on Lake Fewa. Evening at leisure to stroll around lakeside.
Day 05: Pokhara – Tikhedhunga – B|L|D
1.5 hours’ drive to Nayapul to start trek.
Trek to Tikhedhunga for about 5 hours including lunch break on the way. Walk on the dirt road through the village of Birethanti, Hile to Tikhedunga. Comparatively easy trekking day to the days coming.
Day 06: Tikhedhunga – Ghorepani –B|L|D
Early morning start of the day. Steep uphill walk on stone paved steps for the first two hours of the day to Ulleri. Lunch stop at Banthanti before entering the gentle uphill forest walk to Ghorepani for another 4-5 hours.
Day 07: Ghorepani – Tadapani – B|L|D
Early morning hike to Poonhill for one hour to witness panoramic Himalayan view and sunrise. Hike back to Ghorepani for breakfast and start the trek to Tadapani. 5 hours’ walk to Tadapani on varying uphill and downhill trail with spectacular landscape.
Day 08: Tadapani – Ghandruk – B|L|D
Walk to Ghandruk through a beautiful forested area. Once in Ghandruk after 4-5 hours of walk, explore this village of ethnic Gurung community.
Day 09: Ghandruk – Pokhara – B|L
Trek to Nayapul for 4 hours. Drive to Pokhara for 1.5 hours and take your relaxing time at leisure.
Day 10: Pokhara – Kathmandu – B|D
Fly back to Kathmandu. Free afternoon to stroll around. Trip farewell dinner in the evening.
Day 11: Departure – B
Transfer to airport for departure flight.