Bhotekoshi Rafting Thrill (5+ rapids)- Top best river rafting near Kathmandu valley

BhoteKoshi Rafting Thrill

Nepal is famous for many popular rafting destinations. The BhoteKoshi Rafting Thrill will be one heck of a thrilling experience for rafting enthusiasts from all around the world. Bhotekoshi flows vigorously with a thunderous sound, throughout the whole year making it desirable for each rafting enthusiast. Bhotekoshi is a snow fed river situated 70 km east of Kathmandu valley.

Bhotekoshi Rafting Thrill
Rafting in Bhotekoshi River Nepal

The steeper it is the more water current increases making the rafters paddle to the utmost level. Best described as the liquid rush; The BhoteKoshi rafting thrill offers the magnificent mountain vista.

It also serves as Bhotekoshi hydroelectricity project that supplies 45MW electricity. This river demands for two days to raft here; in first day we will raft in lower section of IV grade and the next day we will raft in the upper section of V to VI grade. Technically it is the steepest river in Nepal.

River of Nepal provides most thriller and best rapids for the rafting lovers of fast flowing rivers in Nepal. We also provide Classic 5 days rafting in Trishuli River, Kaligandaki River Rafting – 7 days, Seti river rafting 7 days, Seti River rafting and Wild west Nepal – 9 days.

After your arrival in Kathmandu airport. Trek Venture Nepal Pvt.Ltd representative escorts you to hotel room in private transport

Sightseeing to the Swayambhunath Stupa also famous as Monkey Temple and Pashupatinath Temple. Both recognized as UNESCO world heritage site since 1979 AD. Also other cultural or historic sites like Durbar sqare, etc.

Pick up from hotel and depart to the river starting point of the trip. This is a spectacular drive through villages and if weather permits, you will have fantastic mountain view of Ganesh Himal and Langtang among others. Upon arrivals in the camp lunch will be served. After early lunch, expedition leader will deliver safely tips and provide all padding gear for the trip. First day of rafting provides about three and half hours for pure white water thrill. After a long series of class 3 rapids, drop in to the first class 4 drop known as Gerbil in the Plumbing. From this point there is a stretch of class 3 rapids after which comes the challenges of the day, which is a long, technical rapids called ‘Frog in a Blender’. After the rapid settle down for about twenty feet, and then its back in to a long series of class 3/4 drops which leads into a nifty little rapid called Carnal Knowledge of a Deviant Nature. The remaining ten kilometers of river is a non-stop series of class 3 and 4 drops terminating in to shorts pools with the next drop just a few feet away? The river flows through a beautiful narrow canyon with lush green vegetation and waterfalls coming from the steep stone walls. At the bottom of this stretch is a rapid called ExLax. Just before hitting the village of Barabise, load all the gears in to the bus and drive back to the camp, change your wet clothes, enjoy the scenery.   

Early morning pack the gears and show how your raft team can work well together in challenging rapids. Have lunch in the river and continue the action until the take out point. Run the top stretch again in the morning, though most people recognize it the second time through. Instead of getting out at Barabise continue down through the center of down and into a short flat stretch. Upon reaching the dam, the entire gradient of the last kilometer into fifty meters of incredibly steep and technical rapid known as, ‘The Great Wall’. ‘The Great Wall’s one redeeming feature is that there is a pool at the bottom, because after the pool is an incredible rapid called ‘Liquid Bliss’, The trip ends which leads directly into a rapid called ‘Fake Right Go Left’, which leads directly into another rapid called ‘My God, What To Do?’ the trip ends with a bang on a long series of drops known as ‘Dazed and Confused’. Trip ends by mid-noon. Drive back to Kathmandu.

Departure to onward destination. TVN representative escort you for departure to Kathmandu airport. End of our service.

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Bhotekoshi Rafting Thrill (5+ rapids)- Top best river rafting near Kathmandu valley

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