Originating from the Langtang Himal, a trip on the Trisuli River enjoys scenic valleys, terraced rice fields, an impressive gorges with exciting but not overly challenging white water rapids. Conveniently running from just outside Kathmandu towards Chitwan and Pokhara, the Trisuli is one of Nepal’s most popular rivers, providing the option to travel by refreshing river instead of sitting on the bus towards two of Nepal’s most popular adventure destinations. The Trishuli river runs alongside the Prithvi highway. As the river is easily accessible, it offers with the opportunity to select whichever section of the river is best for your needs depending on your experience.
If you are short on time or simply interested in a bit of river fun and a trip which provides the convenience of getting you out of Kathmandu and on to your next travel destination – then this is the perfect choice. Start in either Kathmandu or Pokhara and continue to either Kathmandu, Pokhara or Chitwan! The Trisuli River is your gateway to the best canyoning in Nepal!
Difficulty: Class 2 – 3
Distance: 35 Km (19 miles)
River Days: 2 days
From Kathmandu: 2 1⁄2 hours
Best season: Oct – April
Day 01: We leave Kathmandu at about 07:00AM and drive approximately 3 hrs. to starting point Charaudi 85 k.m , our put-in point. Before rafting the guide will give you short briefing about the safety measures. Listen carefully for instruction and how to act upon the guide’s commands, not falling out of the raft and having a good time. Soon after this you will begin your rafting journey for about 3hours. This trip hitting a 2 or 3 class rapids called “Welcome”(2nd graded), “Twins Rock”(2nd graded),”Ladies Delight”(2nd graded), “Monsoon” (2nd graded), “Upset” (3rd grade) and “2nd Upset”(2+ grade), “Landslide”(2+ grade) and stop for the lunch at Fishling. And make camping arrangement for overnight stay. Any help is greatly appreciated. Around 7:00PM at the camp we will have dinner and overnight in tent.
Day 02: Around 07:00AM in the morning wake up Tea and Breakfast. After having breakfast we will continue our rafting up to take out point. On that day, we pass 3+ grade rapids “Surprise”, “Butterfly”,“S –Bend” & “Pinball”.