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Trishuli Adventure Rafting

Trishuli Adventure Rafting - River rafting Nepal

Trip highlights

Start with a scenic drive along Trishuli River and explore the natural beauty of Nepal while experiencing the White water rafting adventure. Great scenery, impressive gorges and exciting rapids will be part of this exciting experience!

Nepal is home to some of the best rafting in the world due to its abundant amount of rivers and steep mountains.The Trishuli river is the most popular and accessible river for rafting in all of Nepal. It is measured as grade III rafting river and is famous for its scenic views and exciting rapids. This trip offers an opportunity to explore the natural beauty of Nepal such as magnificent scenery, imposing gorges and thrilling rapids.This river is especially great for families with young children and those new to rafting. There are various “Put-in-point” in this romantic rafting river.

Charaundi is one of the most common put-in-points in Trishuli River which is 2 hrs and half away drive from Kathmandu. One orTwo days rafting are the most common in this river but the trip can be extended upon your request. This exciting river rafting trip is sure to be a highlight of your trip to Nepal.  High Himalayan Trekking and Expedition will design an itinerary and program for Trishuli Adventure Rafting according to an individual clients’ interest throughout the year.

All our trips are tailor made trips with personalized services. Please let us know the number of participants in your group, your choice of hotels and amendments in our itinerary, if any, so that we can quote you the price.

Trip facts

Program Type: River Rafting

Duration: 1 Day

Grade: Moderate

Price: $55 USD

Destination: Kathmandum Trishuli River

Starting Point: Kathmandu

Ending Point: Kathmandu

Min. Group Size: 1

Best Season: January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December

Geography: Countryside, Forests, Mid hills, river, valleys, villages

Min. Altitude: 350m

Max. Altitude: 1350m

Special Interest: Family travel, Children tour, Photography, adventure, senior tours, single tour, Nature cruises, River fun

Detailed itinerary

Day 01 :Drive two and half hours from Kathmandu to Charaudi and raft three hours to Fishling. and drive back to Kathmandu or stay overnight at tented camp for two or more days rafting trip.

Day 02 :Raft four hours to Gaighat and drive back to Kathmandu or stay overnight at tented camp for more days rafting trip.

Day 03 :Raft 4 hours to Devghat and drive to Chitwan national park and enjoy the Jungle activities

If above trip itinerary that doesn't suit to your holiday schedule or you wish to modify the itinerary or combines with any travel plans, then please let us know and we'll be happy to create a tailor made itinerary, designed especially for you.

We can organize this activity anytime. We recommend going during January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December. However, going during River Rafting is disrecommended. You can also join another group for the following fixed departure dates:

Start End Price
23.05.2024 23.05.2024$55 USD Book
27.05.2024 27.05.2024$55 USD Book
07.06.2024 07.06.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book
11.06.2024 11.06.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book
22.06.2024 22.06.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book
26.06.2024 26.06.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book
07.07.2024 07.07.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book
11.07.2024 11.07.2024$55 USD $47 USD Book

Travel insurance

Travel Insurance is highly recommended for all of our clients who are travelling to Nepal in the near future. Before you buy Travel Insurance for Nepal, you should make sure that the Insurance policy covers the cost of a rescue helicopter from mountainous or remote regions of the country and covers all extreme activities for your trip such as rafting, expedition, trekking, canyoning etc. If you fall ill or have an accident during your trip in Nepal, the cost can become exorbitant if you lack travel insurance.

Many insurance companies from all over the world are providing travel insurance services at a reasonable cost and if you are travlling in a group, you may be able to get further discounts.
Finally, please always have a printed copy of your insurance policy handy while travelling in Nepal and also, save an e-copy online. If you need more information about travel insurance, please feel free to contact us.

Nepal Visa

Tourist who intends to visit Nepal must hold a valid passport and visa.

You may get your tourist visa in your home country or on arrival. We recommend you to get your tourist visa on arrival as it is very easy. To get your visa on arrival, you must have a valid passport and one passport sized photo with a light background.

Tourist Visa fee for visitors who enter Nepal for the first time in a visa year, from January to December:

  • Multiple entry visa for 15 days US$ 25
  • Multiple entry visa for 30 days US$ 40
  • Multiple entry visa for 90 days US$ 100

You may pay in Euro, Swiss Franc, Pound Sterling, US Dollar, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Hong Kong Dollar, Singapore Dollar and Japanese Yen. Credit card, Indian currency and Nepali currency are not accepted as payment of visa fee.

Tourist visa extension facility:

  • Visa extension fee for the period of 15 days us US$ 30
  • Visa extension fee for the period of more than 15 days US$ 2 per day.
  • Visa can be extended for a maximum period of 150 days in a visa year (January - December) at the Department of Immigration.

No visa required for:

  • Children below 10 yrs.
  • Any foreigner, who has stayed in Nepal up to fifteen (15) days continuously and re-enters Nepal during the same visa year.
  • Any tourist who is entering Nepal for three days or less.

Dos and Donts:

  • A tourist may stay in Nepal up to 150 days in a visa year.
  • A tourist must extend his/her visa before expiry of the visa validity period. A tourist who does not comply with these regulations may be liable of fine and other prosecution as provided in Immigration Act and Rules.
  • A foreigner having obtained tourist visa shall not be allowed to work with or without receiving remuneration.
  • A foreigner shall not be allowed to carry out any work other than that for which purpose s/he has obtained the visa.

Should you have any question regarding visas, please contact us.

Although every guide on your trip carries a comprehensive medical kit, it is advisable to bring a small supply of first aid items for your own personal use. Base your kit on the following list, plus any special medications you may require:

  1. Insect repellent.
  2. Antiseptic cream.
  3. Sun/face cream and lip screen.
  4. Throat lozenges or hard candies.
  5. Anti-diarrhoeal drug
  6. Anti-protozoan. (Flagyl). Ask your doctor.
  7. Antibiotics. A broad-spectrum antibiotic. Please ask your doctor.
  8. Analgesics. Aspirin, Advil or Tylenol - for headaches etc.
  9. Moleskin or Second Skin for blisters.
  10. Diamox. Already discussed.
  11. Re-hydration salts. A small tub of Gatorade powder mix is a good idea.
  12. Multi-vitamin tablets are a good idea.
  13. Iodine-based water purification tablets.

Entrance fees must be paid before touring heritage sites around Kathmandu Valley like Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bauddhanath, Swayambhunath and Changu Narayan Temple. Entrance fees must be paid before touring Lumbini Gardens, the sanctuary of the Mayadevi Temple, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, in Lumbini, Rupandehi. Entrance fees must be paid before touring the Central Zoo in Jawalakhel, Lalitpur, and museums in Kathmandu Valley. Entrance fees must also be paid before touring local museums in different parts of Nepal.


  Foreigners SAARC Nepalese
Narayanhiti Durbar Museum Rs. 500 Rs. 250 Rs. 100
Kathmandu Durbar square Rs. 750 Rs. 150 free
National Museum Chhauni Rs. 200 Rs. 25 Rs. 20
Patan Durbar Square Rs. 500 Rs. 100 free
Patan Museum Rs. 250 Rs. 25 Rs. 10
Patan Golden Temple Rs. 50 Rs. 20 free
Mahabouddha Temple Rs. 50 Rs. 30 free
Bhaktapur Durbar Square Rs. 1,500 Rs. 500 free
National Art Museum, Bhaktapur Rs. 100 Rs. 50 Rs. 20
Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) Rs. 200 Rs. 50 free
Bouddhanath Stupa Rs. 250 Rs. 150 free
Pashupatinath Temple Rs. 1,000 Rs. 1,000 free
Changu Narayan Temple Rs. 100 Rs. 25 free
Ethnographic Museum, NTB Rs. 200 Rs. 100 Rs. 30

You should make an appointment to get a check-up with your family doctor and dentist before embarking on your trip. Below is a quick list of frequently needed immunizations. This is only a basic guide and we strongly recommend that you follow the advice given by your doctor.

  • Tetanus: An updated booster shot every 10 years is recommended.
  • Typhoid: This series is now available in pill form and provides 5 years of coverage.
  • Hepatitis (A): The Hepatitis A Vaccine (commonly called Havrix) is highly effective and provides 10 years coverage.
  • Hepatitis (B): The Hepatitis B Vaccine is recommended for long term travelers and those in the health care profession. Twinrix is a combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccine.
  • Meningitis A+C: This vaccination is now recommended for Nepal. Each shot provides three years of coverage.
  • Rabies Vaccine: Recommended for long term travelers but optional for tourists.
  • Cholera: The risk of cholera to the foreign traveler or resident in Nepal is still minimal.
  • Yellow Fever: Yellow fever is not a disease risk in Nepal and is only required if arriving from a country where yellow fever is present.
  • Diamox: A number of studies have consistently shown that the controlled taking of Diamox (Acetazolamide) can be effective in reducing some of the symptoms of AMS (acute mountain sickness). We would recommend that you ask your doctor to provide you with a small supply of Diamox (12 x 250mg tablets).

Given enough notice, your doctor or local health clinic should be able to administer all the above. Two excellent sources of up to date medical advice are: The CIWEC CLINC in Kathmandu, Nepal and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • Rafting guide and necessary assistants,
  • Rafting equipments such as tent, mattresses, helmet, life jacket etc.
  • Both way transportation
  • Rafting permit,
  • Surface transportation.
  • All meals during rafting.
  • Rescue assistance.
  • Insurance for the Nepali staffs.

What is not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Tips for rafting guide and other staff.
  • Alternative transportation in case of heavy rain, landslide, strike, road blockade or any other unexpected circumstances.
  • any other expenses which is not mentioned in included section.

Rafting Equipment (For 1 day trip)

  • Shorts / half pant, 
  • sport sandals,
  • Polypropylene / quick dry long shirts,
  • Swim suit,
  • Head lamp / flash light
  • Waterproof / Windproof Jacket
  • An Umbrella 
  • Sun Glasses
  • Insect repellent cream
  • Personal toiletries
  • Hand sanitizer 
  • Personal toiletries
  • Camera
  • Sleeping bag (if you do not have one – we will provide a complimentary rental)
  • A little cash for treats & tips
  • Towel,
  • Sunscreen,
  • Water bottle,
  • Change of dry clothes for drive home.

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Managing Director: Mr. Harikrishna Devkota
G.P.O. Box: 9983
Phone: +977 1 4515120
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