Day river rafting organized by Himalayan Smiles treks. It is a trilling and exciting float with white water on Trisuli River the Trisuli meaning three trident a weapon of Lord Shiva,is Nepal’s most popular rafting river for many reasons as it offers Big, bouncy waves, hefty holes and tricky chutes all make for an exhilarating ride.
Rafting adventure floats through numerous rapids from Grade I, II to IV depending upon its water level during different season.
Trisuli River Rafting can be done from a day to 2 days or more, this river fed from the glacier of Mt. Ganesh and Langtang, flows all the way to Chitwan National Park and finally ends at Ganges in the Gangetic plains of India. Trisuli is quite popular river for rafting, as the river flows by the side of the main highway, and it has all the thrills, excitement plus a scenic view of the landscape, flora and fauna. Trisuli has friendly rapids and is an ideal trip for the beginners, family and birdwatchers.
Rafting in this river is an ultimate way of reaching the jungle with a surge of adrenaline and a scenic float.
Morning pickup at 7 am, after an early breakfast from the Hotel our transport with the guide will accompany you all the way to Chauradhi on the main busy highway; the scenic drive takes about two hours.
On arriving Chauradhi, a small village in the middle of the highway, our river guides and Captain of the raft will receive you, a short walk to the beach where our crew prepares the raft inflating for the exciting adventure on Trisuli River.
Before getting in the boat our Captain with brief about rafting, safety procedure and paddling through the river, your valuable, money purse, camera and sunscreen is put in the safe Water-proof and tight barrel, what you need for the Rafting for the day is all put in this barrel. As the going gets ready, our Captain will divide the group in the boat in seating order to balance the raft. Once in the Raft you’ll have helmets, life-jacket and paddle each. As the seating order is organized Captain will be seated on the back with oar or steering paddle. Once in the river, you will have a brief instruction on paddling, the float down stream takes you through many interesting and exciting rapids, like twin-rock, ladies delight, monsoon and the most heart pounding rapids of all are “Upset” (an infamous class IV rapid with a huge curly waves) after Upset it passes through “Surprise” and before the end of the trip Bijili rapid will give you a big wash, then back to the bank of the river at Kuringhat, where our transport will be waiting with your nice warm dry clothes, after a change into warm gear and then a delicious buffet lunch prepared by our rafting cook with varieties of food from Plan Rice, Pasta / Chowmen, Mix Vegetable Curry, Chicken Fry, Lentil Soup / Rajma, Green Salad, Papad / Prawn, Fruits with Tea or Coffee and juice.
After a great thrill rafting Trisuli River head back to Kathmandu or Pokhara with more time to Chitwan National Park where ever your next destination are it takes about 3 hours drive after an exciting, thrilling whitewater rafting.
Activities: Drive and Raft with beach Picnic buffet lunch
Rapid Grade: I to IV (in high flow season)
Rafting Duration: A day of 2-3 hrs approx: 20 to 22 km
Put In Point: Chauradhi (aprrox 2hrs drive from Ktm)
Take-Out: Kuringhat or further at Kuringtar (depending upon time of the season and its water volume)
Best Season: All year except the monsoon period (July / August)