Canyoning Day Trip - 1 Day


Looking for a full body and mind full adventure in Nepal? Join our Phung Phungye canyoning at Kakani (185meters), one of the forbidden gems for the adventurers in the lap of the Himalayas.

Canyoning is a sport that involves jumping into the mountain stream that is very fast flowing and being carried down by the stream while you float on your back using a variety of techniques and equipment. with your preferences and interests in mind, we have designed a package especially for the adventure lovers that include walking, hiking, jumping sliding, climbing, abseiling and swimming in a 185 meters high canyon overlooking the mighty Himalayas 35kms far towards the northwest of Kathmandu at the hill station of Kakani, Nuwakot.


Kakani is an attractive hill station with a lush rhododendron forest overlooking the Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, Annapurna ranges and Manaslu Himal. It also is a popular picnic destination among the valley people. It has two canyons, I.e. Phung Phungye (185 meters) located at the village of Dhansar and Chhahare (145 meters) located at the village of Jurethum. The lifestyle here is rural and the locally made Strawberry whiskey is the most known here. The best time to visit here is June/ July and August/ September.

Trip Highlights:

  • Experience the thrill of Canyon while sliding down the George.
  • The nearest hill station from the valley.
  • The panoramic views of the Himalayas.
  • The lush rhododendron forests and the famous Raja Rani picnic spot.
  • Hiking and Canyoning in forbidden Georges of Nepal.
  • An experienced guide.
  • A private vehicle roundtrip
  • A lifetime experience at the Himalayan land.


Day 1
Drive to Canyoning spot

Pickup from the hotel and drive to Kakani.
The driver picks you up from the hotel and drives to Kakani to the village of Dhansar. It approximately takes 1.5 hours to Arrive Dhansar from Kathmandu.

Arrive at the Dhansar village and hike to the canyon.
As we arrive Dhansar, we have to take a 30 minutes hike to the Phung Phungye Canyon. The canyon is 185 meters high with a natural pool of freshwater downwards.

Enjoy Canyoning and visit the Japanese trout farm around. We’ll canyon for 2-3hours and take a visit to the local Japanese trout fish farm. The canyoning will be a once in a lifetime experience because of the spectacular sight of the Mountain ranges i.e. Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, Annapurna ranges, and Manaslu Himal and a natural freshwater Pool 185 meters down the top of Canyon.

Lunch break
After visiting the trout farm, we’ll have our lunch at a local restaurant.

A short walk around the Rhododendron forest and Raja Rani picnic spot. We’ll take a walk around the lush rhododendron forest and the famous Raja Rani picnic site overlooking the majestic Himalayan view.

Drive back to Kathmandu.
After the walk, we’ll drive back to Kathmandu by the evening.

Cost Included

  • Private vehicles both ways.
  • Professional and an experienced guide.
  • Mineral water bottles each and Lunch.
  • Required equipment.

Cost Excluded

  • Personal expenses.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Gratuities (Tips).
  • Medical Aids and expenses.

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Canyoning Day Trip

Trip Facts

  • Tourist Vehicle
  • 1-10
  • Moderate
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Round the Year
  • Trained Guide
  • Canyoning
  • Lunch
  • English