Nepal has earned the reputation of being one of the best places in the world for rafting and kayaking. The fast flowing river of Nepal gives you the pleasure of rafting in the seasons of October to December and March to early May.The most popular rivers for rafting are Trishuli and Seti. The rafting is adventurous in Bheri river and the most exciting trip is in Sunkoshi river.
Nepal has a wide varieties of birds and animals. There are seven well-preserved national parks where we can view different birds and animals. The most famous and best safari park is ” The Royal Chitwan National Park ” .RoyalChitwan National Park :The Royal Chitwan National Park is situated 120 kilometers southwest of Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. The park covers an area of 932of grass land, riverine areas and tall sal forest. This is the home of the Royal Bengal Tigers gharial crocodile and the rare one horn rhinoceros and many other animals like gaur, wild elephant, four-horned antelope, striped hyena, monitor lizard, barking deer etc. We can view the birds and animals riding on elephant. The park is paradise for birds. More than 500 species of resident and migratory birds are found. Some examples of birds are herons, kingfisher,woodpeckers,peafowl, Bengal Florican, giant hornbill , black stork etc
Some rivers where rafting is launched are–
The Trishuli River – 1 to 3 days
The Sunkoshi River (River of Gold) – 1 to 10 days
The Seti River – 1 to 3 days
The Bheri River – 1 to 4 days
RAFTING ON THE TRISULI RIVER : 1 – 3 days
Rafting is one of the exciting adventures available in Nepal. We can have 1 to 3 days rafting in Trishuli river. For it we drive from Kathmandu about three hours to the rafting starting point. The rafting starting point will vary according to the level of the river and the number of days you wish to raft; it may be Charaudi or Fishling. Drive to Charaudi is about 3 hours (82km) and to fishling three and a half hours (98km). At the river our crew will be waiting in readiness with all the rafting gear. After a brief comprehensive safety talk by the river guide with some final tips, you will set off for exciting white water rafting. The rafting trip in Trisuli river is easily accessible by road from Kathmandu or Pokhara.
RAFTING ON THE SUNKOSI RIVER : 1-10 days
The Sunkoshi River is one of the main tributaries of the great Sapta Koshi River system of eastern Nepal. We can have 1 to 10 days rafting tour depending upon the time of operation and water level .The rafting starts from Dolalghat, near the Tibetan border and ends at Chatara in the immediate vicinity of Dharan. The excitement will reach a climax in the last couple of days.