The River of God (4+ rapids)
Kali gandaki River Rafting is The mighty Kali gandaki begins its journey from Tibetan Plateau in Upper Mustang through the deepest gorge in the world finally emerging out from the middle of Annapurna massif and Mt Dhaulagiri. It got its name after the goddess Kali known for her furiousness and brutality. Kali gandaki is the best option for whitewater river rafting.
The Kali gandaki river raft comprises of valley with scenic beauty, peaceful beach, remote villages and mind-blowing mountain vista which gives you an adrenaline rush. This class III to IV + river bestows us with thrilling slides and tumultuous torrents which keep the paddlers busy against all technical rapids. Such a diversity cannot be found anywhere in a 3 day raft but Kali gandaki seem to be generous to give us that opportunity.
Day 01: First day you begin with some class III rapids this is a warm up for the team, after 10/15 minutes you will be encountering 2 big class 4 rapids i.e. ‘Small Brother’ and ‘Big Brother’. Your guide will be making you work hard at doing exercises to work as a team maneuvering the raft efficiently. After scouting the rapid, the safety kayaks will go first then the raft. overnight at camp in beach.
Day 02: Once the rafts are packed you start down the river for a day mixed with adrenaline calm and spectacular scenery including views of Annapurna 1 and Himalchuli. You will tackle many class III sections and the challenging class IV named Refund.
Day 03: Soon after being back on the water you reach the holy village of Seti Beni. The river has deposited a house size boulder in the confluence with a smaller tributary. Since confluence is considered holy places in the Hindu religion, this boulder has become an important shrine to the local river people. Not long after this it is time for the journey to end. You load up the gear and prepare for the bus journey back to Pokhara.
Day 04: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
All rafting equipment, guide,meals while you are on river, sleeping tent, mattress, sleeping bag, life jacket, helmet, water proof bag, all necessary fee, medical kit and both way transportation.
Personal expenditure, food & accommodation extra cost in case of any natural accident caused by weather. Tips and other expenditure.