Kali Gandaki River Rafting - 5 Days


This fun and challenging river are considered Nepal’s holiest rivers Kaligandaki. It is named after “Kali” the goddess of destruction as it represents the natural forces symbolize a fear of death in the Hindu People through its religious value. Plunges through the Himalayas, carving out one of the deepest gorges in the world between Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna Mountain it Origin from the Tibetan Plateau.

Through the entire trip, you will view of rural Nepal its wonderful cultural Villages and temples. Located along the highway to Baglung, Kali Gandaki rafting is essential from Pokhara to Pokhara. In its 3 days, perfect trip expedition run Kali Gandaki rafting offers you the best water experience in Nepal.


Our guides are experienced rafters who have the skills to provide you with a safe and memorable trip. the Kaligandaki trip is one of the ‘must do things’ in Nepal which gives you an awesome taste of white water thrills.

There will always be a guide in the boat who will give you the instruction about paddling and pick out the safest route on the river. There will be also safety pre causation concerns along the trip.

Trip Highlights:

  • Rafting Duration:- 4 nights/5 Days
  • River Grade:- 3-4
  • River distance::- 90 KM
  • Accommodation:-lodge/ hotel /camping
  • Transportation:-private vehicle
  • Best season:- March, April, May, June, October, November
  • Starting point:- Nayapul
  • Ending point:- Mirmi Dam


Day 1
Drive to Pokhara 7 hours.

It would take around 5-6 hrs. to reach Pokhara or if you wish you can take a flight we can arrange it.

Day 2
Pokhara - Naya Pul - Modi Dovan- 3 hours.

After having our breakfast our journey, towards the river begins. Early in the morning from Pokhara to Naya Pul then drive takes approximately 2 ½ hours to reach a put-in point which is 40km away at Naya Pul. While on the journey to Naya Pul we will see the natural beauty of Nepal which is free from pollution. We will pull up to a beautiful sandy beach where we will make our camp. There will be opportunities to explore the surroundings. We will camp under a famous statue of Shiva that watches over our camping site. Our day ends at the campsite.

Day 3
Raft from Modi Dovan – Purtighat

Soon after breakfast, the second day’s trip begins as the day progresses Marshyangdi, mixes with
adrenaline, and provides you calm and superb mountain view. Going further many classes III sections and
the challenging class IV will be encountered. During the trip, the landscape changes gradually and the
valleys become wider this section of the river is abundant with vines, vines, wildlife, and lush vegetation
hanging from the cliff faces. There are more temples along the way and villages mostly inhabited by
Brahmins or Magars. Before the jungle corridor is entered, waterfalls have encountered that cascade down
stalactite formations. The night halt bellows the Purti Ghat Village.

Day 4
Rafting trip to Mirmi- Drive Back to Pokhara

There is a mixture of two rivers (the Modi and Kali) name the village Modi Beni. The point where two rivers meet is considered a holy site by Hindus. The valley then widens, the great gorge is left behind. Back in civilization, farmers can be seen busy in their fields, a typical Nepali village blessed with natural beauty. We will grab our lunch and change our route on the way back to Pokhara which makes the journey more interesting as the road leads through rising hills, farmland, and charming Gurung Villages. End of rafting trip we will be able to gain a lifetime memory and completed on of the trip in the bucket list.

Day 5
Back to Kathmandu or continue the trip to another destination.

Today after having our breakfast we will move to another destination.if willing to come back to Kathmandu you can take the bus or take a flight. If you wish to continue the trip to another destination we will always there to help you to select the destination for you.

Cost Included

  • Ground Transportation
  • Both Western and Continental food (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trip
  • River Permit
  • Necessary Staffs (Guide, Helpers)
  • Deluxe Tent accommodation in River with campfire
  • Food, accommodation, insurance for all staff who go with you along with the trip
  • Expedition elements include professional guides and leadership
  • First aid kid box
  • An experienced adventure River guide with a safety assistant.

Cost Excluded

  • Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage purchased during the trip
  • Hotel accommodations if you stay at the hotel during the trip
  • Emergency evacuation
  • Things of personal use
  • Private Transportation( if want)
  • Tips to Staffs(not compulsory but expected)
  • Sleeping bag(can be arranged)
  • Extra meal besides itinerary
  • Any services in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, sweets, snacks during the trip
  • International visa ( can get on arrival visa)
What We Need?

Please bring: –
swimwear for on the river
Sunscreen and lip protector
Sunglasses (with retaining device) and/or a cap
Towel and Toiletries (environmentally friendly is best)
Personal medication
Reading book
Fishing hook (you can fish in the Himalayan River)
Camera (to capture the memories)
Sleeping bag and mattress (if you do not have, please ask and we can provide for you free of charge)
warm clothes as the night times can get cold, especially in the winter months.
Small wash kit – biodegradable products are preferred if you have them(as it is environmentally friendly
Book, the deck of cards or small travel games
Photocopy of your passport & visa

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Kali Gandaki River Rafting

Trip Facts

  • Tourist Vehicle
  • 1-20
  • Hotel and Tea House Lodges, Tent Camp
  • Moderate
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Autumn & Spring
  • Trained Rafting Guide
  • Rafting
  • 3 Meals a Day
  • English