8 Days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking

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8 Days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking in Nepal is an exotic way to experience the diversity of this tiny landlocked country.

Nepal offers some of the world-class rafting experiences one can get. Thanks to its geography rafting in Nepal has been on the bucket list of many rafting junkies. Karnali, the longest and largest river in Nepal, originates from the sacred Mount Kailash in Tibet which is considered most important for Hindus, Buddhists, and Jains. From Mount Kailash, the river flows south into Nepalgoing all the way to the western part.

This 8 days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking goes through some of the most beautiful canyons and Georges with excitement. The ride is commonly described as a thrill-a-minute roller coaster ride. Such is the thrilling experience we will witness on the first section of our trip.

The second phase consists of gentle and moderate rafting. The final phase of this 8-day Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking goes through a relaxing float on the western plain of Nepal. We will end our 8-day-long rafting expedition at Bardia National Park. If we are lucky, we will get a chance to witness The Royal Bengal Tiger in its glory.

Add-ons: Jungle Safari in Bardia National Park can be added in 8 Days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking in Nepal.

What is the best season for 8 Days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking?

Mid-October to November and April to June is considered the best time for Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking. The rainy season comes with a big volume of water flowing making it very hard to raft. April is best for intermediate rafters as the water will be calm.


  • Raft on the longest and largest river of Nepal.
  • Indulge in one of the most remote rafting trips in Nepal.
  • Authentic whitewater experience


Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj. Meet the crew members and drive to the rafting put-in point.
Overnight at tented camp.

For six days you will embark on a rafting trip you have always dreamt of. You will experience Himalayan rapids such as 'Jail House', 'Gods House' etc. Slowly as the altitude decreases enjoy the gentle wave and the natural beauty as well. Overnight at tented camp.

Rafting day

Rafting day

Rafting day

Rafting day

Rafting day

On the final day of your rafting expedition, you will paddle to the take-out point at Chisopani. Collect your gear and drive to Nepalgunj to board your onward flight to Kathmandu.

Adons: Jungle Safari in Bardia National Park can be organized.

Cost Includes

  • AIRFARE: Kathmandu-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu
  • Transfer to and from the rafting starting/ending point.
  • World-class raft, rafting equipment, licensed rafting guide certified to international standards in Whitewater River Guiding, Swift Water Rescue, and Wilderness First Aid
  • Safety Kayakers at your disposal.
  • Comprehensive first-aid kit.
  • Insurance coverage for rafting guide and safety crew.
  • Three times freshly cooked meals within Put-in and Put-out time. (breakfast | lunch | dinner).
  • Necessary river permits, government taxes, and service charges.

Cost Excludes

  • Any kind of personal expenses like mineral water, bar bills, telephone, personal accidental insurance, bank transfer charges, etc.
  • Any kind of meals/ accommodation or any services apart from above mentioned one.
  • Emergency rescue and evacuation insurance for guests.
  • Any items not mentioned above include a section.

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8 Days Karnali River Rafting and Kayaking