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Trishuli River is located just 3 to 3.5 hour drive west of Kathmandu, making it an excellent choice for short trips, or for those who are en route to Pokhara or Chitwan National Park. The return journey to Kathmandu is 5 hours.

White Water Rafting in Nepal, at the foot of the Himalayan Mountains, Nepal is blessed with an amazing diversity of rivers. The scenery of river Trishuli includes small gorges and a glimpse of the cable car leading to the famous Hindu Temple Manakamana. For the most of the year the rapids encountered on the Trishuli are straightforward, easily negotiated and well spaced out Trishuli River is an excellent river for those looking for a short river trip, without the challenge of huge rapids, but with some really exciting rapids, with beautiful scenery and a relatively peaceful environment.

Highlights 

-Enjoy rafting on the Trishuli River

-Enjoy the scenery of river Trishuli with small gorges and a glimpse of the cable car leading to the famous Hindu Temple Manakamana

-Relax at a beach with strange shaped boulders that resemble sculptures and enjoy lunch there

-Paddle down the river and pass by the Trishuli gorge

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Itinerary

We pick up you by 07:00 from your hotel and start journey towards Charaudi, drive by private vehicle. After 3 hrs drive we reach in Charaudi where a crowd of friendly local people eagerly wait to watch the proceedings. At 10:00 am, the sight of foreigners all geared up for rafting fascinates the locals. The crew prepares the rafts, after which everyone heads towards the river for a safety talk and lessons on how to use paddles. Ratings are all given on the international rating scale. Two hours down the river is a beach with strange shaped boulders that resemble sculptures and this is the lunch spot 12:00 noon. Outdoor lunch by the river side is always an enchanting experience. It also gives everyone a break from paddling and time to take in the scenery. After lunch Paddling down, a large gorge is encountered, the Trishuli gorge, which is narrow with steep walls, causing the river to accelerate through it. Naturally the rapids here are more ferocious and also more frequent.  At 15:00 hrs in the afternoon we drive back to Kathmandu by private transportation.