Trishuli River Rafting

8 Hours

The Trishuli River, located in Nepal, is a popular destination for adventure seekers and nature lovers alike. Flowing through picturesque valleys and gorges, the river offers thrilling white-water rafting experiences that range from gentle floats to adrenaline-pumping rapids. Rafting along the Trishuli River allows you to witness the stunning natural beauty of the surrounding landscapes, including terraced fields, lush forests, and dramatic cliffs. The river’s rapids offer an exciting challenge for both beginners and experienced rafters, with names like “Ladies’ Delight” and “Upset” adding to the adventure. Along the way, you can also take breaks to swim, relax on sandy riverbanks, and enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings.

Aside from rafting, the Trishuli River is also a popular spot for fishing. Anglers can try their luck at catching Himalayan river fish, such as catfish and mahseer, in the river’s crystal-clear waters. The peaceful ambiance and scenic beauty make fishing on the Trishuli River a serene and enjoyable experience. Additionally, the river’s proximity to Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, makes it easily accessible for day trips or overnight stays. Whether you’re seeking an adrenaline-filled adventure or a tranquil escape in nature, the Trishuli River offers a memorable experience that combines the thrill of rafting with the serenity of the surrounding landscapes.

  • Spring
  • Nepal
  • Kathmandu
  • English, Nepali
  • 18


Experience the thrill of Trishuli River rafting with a one-day tour that promises an unforgettable adventure in Nepal. This exhilarating journey begins with a scenic drive from Kathmandu or Pokhara to the river’s put-in point. Once there, expert river guides will provide a comprehensive safety briefing and equip you with the necessary gear, ensuring a secure and enjoyable experience.

As you embark on your rafting expedition, you’ll encounter a series of exhilarating rapids ranging from Class II to III, offering a perfect balance of excitement and fun for both novice and experienced rafters. The Trishuli River’s rapids, such as “Upset” and “Ladies’ Delight,” provide an adrenaline-pumping experience while the tranquil stretches in between allow you to soak in the breathtaking natural beauty of the surrounding landscapes. Throughout the day, you’ll navigate through gorges, pass by terraced farmlands, and witness the rich flora and fauna that thrive along the riverbanks. This action-packed journey concludes with a delicious riverside lunch before returning to Kathmandu or Pokhara, leaving you with lifelong memories of an incredible Trishuli River rafting adventure.



Depart from Kathmandu or Pokhara: Start the day with an early morning departure from your hotel in Kathmandu or Pokhara. Enjoy a scenic drive through the picturesque countryside towards the Trishuli River.
Arrival and Safety Briefing: Arrive at the put-in point near the river, where you'll meet your experienced river guides. They will provide a detailed safety briefing, explain the rafting techniques, and distribute necessary equipment like life jackets and helmets.
Rafting Adventure:
Rafting on Trishuli River: Start your thrilling rafting adventure on the Trishuli River. The journey will take you through a mix of exciting rapids and calm stretches, providing a perfect blend of adrenaline-pumping action and serene beauty. Your guides will navigate the raft through Class II and III rapids, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Scenic Views and Wildlife: Along the way, you'll be mesmerized by the stunning landscapes, lush forests, and terraced farmlands that surround the river. Keep an eye out for wildlife such as birds, monkeys, and occasionally, the elusive river dolphins.
Riverside Lunch: Take a break from rafting and enjoy a delicious riverside lunch. This is an opportunity to relax, unwind, and relish the natural beauty of the Trishuli River's surroundings.
Continue Rafting and Wrap-up: After lunch, resume your rafting journey, encountering more thrilling rapids and absorbing the tranquil beauty of the river. Your guides will ensure your safety and provide instructions as you navigate through the remaining stretches of the Trishuli River.

Return to Kathmandu or Pokhara: Conclude your Trishuli River rafting adventure in the late afternoon. Say goodbye to your guides and fellow rafters before boarding the vehicle for a scenic drive back to Kathmandu or Pokhara, where you'll arrive in the early evening.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently asked Questions

How long will the experience be?

It will be approximately 8 hours long.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

How much do guides cost?

A guide is unnecessary after the training is complete and you ready to go out on your own.

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Trishuli River Rafting