Stream of Gold The Sunkoshi River Rafting has been appraised as one of the best ten boating trips on the planet. The Sunkoshi River ascends in Tibet and streams eastwards. In Nepal through the valley between the Mahabhart Lekha (Hills) and the Himalaya. It is likewise in the rundown of must do while in Nepal.
Sunkoshi River Rafting is longest stream trip and the most interesting among the couple of waterways, which stream down from snow-topped mountains. Enormous assaults, warm water, lovely view and incredible outdoors makes this is an exemplary multi-day waterway trip. Taking care of business in medium to high streams. This charming stream campaign of 9 days will be the feature of you visit to Nepal. Its memory will keep going forever and ever.
Additionally inside a limited capacity to focus 9 days, we come in close contact with Nepal’s normal excellence, individuals, culture, untamed life and its waterways, it’s basically enchantment, an encounter you will be happy you took. In course to the Chatara you run over numerous ethnic gatherings. Additionally in this excursion you have 250 unique types of orchids to search for. Waterway talks, scoops, flycatcher, divider creepers and bulbuls.
There are various (bounteous) rapids, for example, Meat Grinder, Punch, and High Anxiety and so on. Scaled from 3-8 will in the end rises into the swamp of Terai at Chatara. Following 45-minute drive from Chatara you land in Dharan. Which use to be British Gurkha Army enrolling focus in Nepal for a considerable length of time. Presently you have a few alternatives as you can drive to Biratnagar and take a trip to Kathmandu or drive to Chitwan National Park or Koshi Tappu for an incredible safari trek or drive back to Kathmandu. For more info, CONTACT US
- swim wear for on the river.
- Warm clothing for the evenings including a fleece or a pullover.
- Sunscreen and lip protector.
- Sunglasses (with retaining device) and/or a cap.
- Towel and Toiletries (environmentally friendly is best).
- Personal medication.
- Reading book.
- Day 01 :Kathmadnu to Dolalghat 3 hour drive
- Day 02 :Tarang Gaon to Dumja village rafting approx.
- Day 03 :Dumja village to Khunkot rafting
- Day 04 :Khurkot to Likhu Khola rafting approx.
- Day 05 :Likhu Khola to Harkapur village rafting approx.
- Day 06 :Harkapur village to Rai Ghat rafting approx. 6 hours
- Day 07 :Rai Ghat to Bander Ghat rafting approx.
- Day 08 :Bonjur Ghat to Barahchhatra rafting aprox.
- Day 09 :Short rafting reaches out points Chatara.
Day 01:Kathmadnu to Dolalghat 3 hour drive
Day 02:Tarang Gaon to Dumja village rafting approx.
4 hours The gathered villagers shall cheer you as you drift away slowly gathering momentum, slowly leaving behind the Langtang ranges. Sunkoshi is considered as a Holy river by the Nepalese Hindus, the river flows into the Holy Ganges in India, soon we hit the very technical rapid called Khuei Bhai rapid, strewn with rooks and boulders, hence, considerable care is need. Camp for the night near the Mahadev temple, reputed to be the first Shiva temple in Nepal.
Day 03:Dumja village to Khunkot rafting
approx. 6 hours WET AND WILD.immediately we are hitting the rapids passing enroute the fishing village of Kodaris’ and the Chamera Bhir were you see hundreds of bats screaming and clinging to the walls of the cliffs, some good fun filled rapids takes up to Khunkot where we camp for the night.
Day 04:Khurkot to Likhu Khola rafting approx.
5 hours Habitations dwindle, few poor Rai villages’ enroute, exciting rapids in the afternoon with good photo prospects
Day 05:Likhu Khola to Harkapur village rafting approx.
6 hours Today, we pass through deep gorges punctuated with exciting rapids unfolding pleasant floats in the afternoon troops of Langur and Rhesus monkeys can be seen romping the riverbanks.
Day 06:Harkapur village to Rai Ghat rafting approx. 6 hours
Today is one of the most exciting and challenging days of the expedition encountering some very demanding rapids where you witness the skills of our guides, we pass through ‘Bridge rapids’ and ‘Krishna rapids’ stopping to carefully plan our strategy through the next rapids. Mr. Mangal Gurung was the first rafter to successfully take rafts in 1979 and he has the distinction of being the 1st Nepali to raft the Sunkoshi, it was a no mean success, hence, the rapid is named after him ‘MANGAL RAPID’. Floating past the confluence of the Dudh Koshi, we hit the last rapid for the day, ‘Roller Coaster’ a hair rising rapid.
Day 07:Rai Ghat to Bander Ghat rafting approx.
6 hours Hold tight, the ride is not over yet.as past the point of Sap Su Khola is a rapid with the greatest drop Huge ‘holes’, ‘eddies’ and churning ‘stopper waves’ demands team work and hard paddle.Day 8: Bander Ghat to Bonjur Ghat rafting aprox. 6 hours We take to the rapids again, busy all morning earnestly thanking for the lunch break, emerging from the Mardheku gorge the river spreads wide, less agitated after its confinement between steep cliffs and gorges.
Day 08:Bonjur Ghat to Barahchhatra rafting aprox.
6 hours Today the whole stretch is a mixture of fun filled rapids and calm undulating floats, you are somewhat relived, yet sad that the trip is coming to an end, all good things ultimately does.
Day 09:Short rafting reaches out points Chatara.
After lunch takes night bus to Kathmandu or drive to Biratnagar to take a flight back to Kathmandu. After a while we join the turbid waters of the Arun Koshi encountering our last rapids to the junction of the Tamur Koshi. The river changes its course from west -east to northeast through beautiful gorge floating to the white temple of Barahchhatra set upon the east bank. This is a Hindu temple dedicated to 12 different Hindu Gods and Goddesses; we stop to pay a visit. Suddenly we break through the Mahabharat and Rapcha ranges and spreading before us is a completely flat horizon, slowly we drift to Chatara. After Chatara we drive to Koshi Tappu or Chitwan National Park for an excellent Safari or drive back to Kathmandu or drive to Biratnagar for your fly back to Kathmandu.
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