sun koshi river also known as river of gold’. Sunkoshi River rafting in Nepal is the longest river trip and the most fascinating among all. The rafting tour in Sun Koshi is 10 days (270 km) long enough for any adventure lovers to enjoy the aquatic and panoramic beauties of Nepal. Sun Koshi River rafting/kayaking is an ideal trip for those wanting to combine peaceful stretches of stunning scenery with some great and challenging rapids. Sun Koshi has its own moods, serene, calm and tranquil so it is considered as an unpredictable river offering verities of wilderness.
Start your river rafting in Sun Koshi from Dolalghat, about 2-3 hrs drive from Kathmandu. The Sunkoshi menders its way through the lovely and picturesque Mahabharata range of mountains. . It forms the watershed for most of eastern Nepal congregation might from tributaries challenging the highest mountains in the world. You will tackle rapids from class 3 to 5. Rapids with names like Hakapur, Meat Grinder, Jaws and jungle Corridor. Camp site are lively white sandy beaches so as to offer you opportunity to relax and explore diversity of the areas.
Rafting in Sun Koshi River is a unique experience, a rare combination of scenic beauty, cultural encounters & exciting white water. Rafting in Sun Koshi offers the spectacular views of mountains, open valley, forest, small remote villages, white sandy shore, troops of monkeys, and abundance of birdlife which will be your life time experience.
Day 1: After
having morning breakfast, we will catch drive to Dolaghat of about 2-3 hrs. Our
guide will provide short lessons on the use of paddles, the safety measures and
the emergency rescue tips. Have the lunch and prepare with your life jackets,
paddles and helmets on. The big rapid you will encounter on that day is of
class 4+ rapid "
Day 2-7: Sun
koshi is considered as one of the big volume
Day 8-9: The
last stretch of river which brings you to the last class 4+ Big Dipper is a
series of huge standing waves. A few distances later the confluence point, you
Grade for autumn: Oct - Dec 3 to 5
Grade for spring: Feb to May 3 to 4
Possible Operation: Autumn & Spring
Rafting Days: 10 days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Entrance Day: Drive 3 hours east to from Kathmandu
Put-in Point: Dolalghat
Put-Out Point: Chatara
River Distance: 270 km.
Optional Trips To: Chitwan National Park or trekking to Annapurna region
Size of Group: Minimum 6 persons