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Travel Year 2011


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The Karnali River in Tibet near Mt. Kailash which is the holy place of Buddhists and the Hindus as it is the four – sided mountain from which four major rivers flow the Karnali, Indus, Sutlej and Brahamaputra (Tsangpo).

This river provides one of the finest white water rafting and kayaking trip in the world. It has a length of nearly 400 kilometers, most of which is class 3-5, with only a few kilometers to portage. In the heart of the wild west of Nepal, it is remote unspoilt and committing. Only recommended for experienced expedition rafter and Kayakers.

Grade :

4 - 5

From :


To :


Distance :

180 km

Days :

10 days

From Ktm. :

14 hours


Rafting Itinerary

Day 01

Drive to Bhutwal by private bus, camp at Bhutwal.

Day 02

Drive to Surkhet and overnight camping.

Day 03

Trek from Surkhet to Dhanigad, overnight camping.

Day 04

Trek from Dhanigad to Kareleghat, camp at the river bank.

Day 05

Rafting from Kareleghat and overnight camping.

Day 06

Rafting day and camping on the beach.

Day 07

Rafting day, camping on the beach near the confluence of the Seti River.

Day 08

Rafting day, camping on the beach after passing Bijura Village.

Day 09

Rafting to Chisapani, end of the trip, drive back to Kathmandu by private bus.

Day 10

Arrival in Kathmandu

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