Karnali river rafting expedition is an exciting rafting in Nepal

karnali river rafting

Karnali river rafting trip in Nepal

Karnali river rafting is the finest big volume white water adventure trip in the world, popular between thrill seeking rafters. The Karnali River is the longest river in Nepal and it originates from Mt. Kailash in Tibet. The trip takes the travelers to a remote place and they get the opportunity to taste the culture of villages on the way and surrounding Surkhet.

At Karnali River one can enjoy the biggest as well as the most interesting whitewater rafting in Nepal. In the beginning the paddlers have very easy rapids and they can practice group paddling. Gradually they switch over to more difficult water and start challenging the big-water rapids.

The paddlers have plenty of rapids downstream. Karnali River becomes wider when Seti River joins it. The paddlers reach this place after a rafting trip of about 110 miles. Once arrived at this place, the rafters can relax for more time and enjoy the natural beauty of the place.

The route of Karnali River rafting from the foothills of the Himalayas up to River Ganges consists of narrow gorges as well as very wide plains. Those who go for the Karnali River rafting can enjoy the most beautiful jungle scenery in the world. It has many different fish species such as the Golden Mahseer and the Rainbow Rout.

The river has clear water as well as consistent flow. Karnali River normally takes 7 days and cover about 180 km. During the rafting, the rafters get enough time to relax and view the forest. They may also spot wildlife in the forest. The rafters have many options during Karnali river rafting.

They can cut loose on big water or cruise on the raft or take the sneak lines. Apart from the awe-inspiring scenery, there are pristine beaches where the rafters have camping facilities. White water in Karnali start point is Kuraleghat and end point at Chisapani.
It is highly relaxing, thrilling as well as an awesome white water rafting experience for the travelers. The Karnali is a mighty waterway of Nepal and is a wonderful option for those who are passionate of the rafting adventure. Here one can enjoy rafting, kayaking, fishing and wildlife viewing.

The white water canyons of Karnali flow into populated parts of the forest thereby enabling the rafters to view a lot of birds as well as wild animals. Karnali rating is a memorable trips not only for new explorers but also frequent traveler.

The best season for Karnali river rafting are September – December and March – May. It provides a classic expedition into Nepal’s remote Wild West, Remember us to organize camping basic trip as per your desire and duration of holidays.

Karnali river rafting itinerary

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Holiday Trip Fact

Price: On request
Grade: III to V
Season: Sept to Dec and Jan to May
Operation: Camping/ Tent
Activities: Rafting and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2
Highest access: 180 Km distance
Start From: Seuli
Ending at: Chisapani