Region: Kali Gandaki River
Accommodation: Tent Camp.
Access: Modi Khola
Transportation: Drive By bus or private Car/Van/Jeep/Haice or Shuttle Bus
Best Season: Autumn and Spring
Duration: 5 days
Cost: USD 150
Grade: 3 to 5+ class (Moderate)
Kali Gandai River rafting is only 3 hours’ drive from Pokhara to Kusma. Passing through the narrow gorges, alongside waterfalls, dense forests, and traditional ethic villages is always looked upon by the famous snow-capped Annapurna ranges on the backdrop. You also get to see a variety of wildlife and temples set on the river banks.
The 55 km Kali gandaki river action takes about 3 days to complete; it’s ideally the most famous rafting trip among those looking for a short to medium trip.
We at Skyline take care of all your rafting needs such as managing for equipment, taking care of fooding and camping too, guaranteeing the best rafting experience. Also, we are very serious about our client’s safety, so all of our rafting trips are guided by experienced guides and team who are well-trained in CPR, first aid and advanced river rescue techniques.
Day 01: 7 hrs drive or 30 minuts flight to Pokhara and check in Hotel
Day 02: Pokhara - Modi. This morning drive to Nayapul by coach from Pokhara. Lunch is served at river beach while other member makes ready the raft. As soon as you finished your lunch, you are given briefing by river guide. Get set to paddle forward because the biggest rapid (class 4+) of this river "Small Brother" is approaches with speed. Another rapid " Big brother" follows immediately making its negotiation white a challenge. After some class III+ rapids you will be able to get off downstream and set up camp at Modi Dovan. Enjoy the starry night and campfire. (B, L, D)
Day 03: Modi Dovan - Seti Beni Beach
After a few minutes of rafting you encounter the class IV rapid "Morning Rapid" and paddle down to the next camp facing numerous other rapids. The whole day you can enjoy the panoramic views of the mountain and traditional country life, while paddling through the deepest river gorge of the world. Camp at Seti Beni beach. (B, L, D)
Day 04: Seti Beni drive back to Pokhara and check in Hotel. (B)
Day 05: Pokhara to drive back to Kathmandu or Chitwan National Park (B)