Region: SunKoshi River
Accommodation: Tent Camp.
Transportation: Drive By bus or private Car/Van/Jeep/Haice or Shuttle Bus
Best Season: Autumn and Spring
Duration: 7 days
Cost: USD 495
Grade: 4 to 5+ class (Moderate)
Sun Koshi River Rafting considered as one of the top ten river journeys of the world; this 235 km rafting action on Sunkoshi river can take up to 7-9 days depending on the season. The trip starts from ‘Dumja’, which is about 3 hours drive from east of Kathmandu. The scenery explored during the trip is ever-changing ranging from mountains, dense forests, and open valleys to small ethnic villages, making it extremely exciting and different. The rapids encountered at the beginning of the river trip are fairly relaxed class 3, giving an excellent opportunity for great teamwork to really develop.
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: Departure from Kathmandu at 07:30a.m. With private bus. It takes 03hrs to get river. As soon as we get there, some of them rig the raft & pack-up gear while other makes lunch for you. After having lunch at river beach, you are given safety talk by river guide. After done that all, our first day adventure begins. Rafting will be 03 hour on first day & stop at Kuhebhir for over-night rest. This entire section of the river gives you a chance to learn more about this river. Few rapids are found here, which named kuhebhir & left drop. (B.L.D)
Day 02: You are given wake-up call at amidst sunshine and breakfast will be served at 07:30a.m. As being teamwork you are highly encourage participating with our member to pack-up gear & others. (If necessary) After get ready, we move down for 2 to 3 hours and then stop for lunch at 1200 noon. It takes approx. 2 hours. After having lunch, we will precede our journey for next 3 hours. We stay overnight close to Punch & juddy rapid. This section of the river is ideal for warm-up river experience. In this section, we encounter rapid mid-grander. (B.L.D)
Day 03: Above same activities will be repeated till the end of trip. This section is slightly hard. You have to be little more active on guide's command. In this section you will encounter rapid punch & juddy, high anxiety, Motorcycle, harkapur 1,2,3. We stop at Raighat for over-night. (B.L.D)
Day 04: All above daily activities will be done as on previous days. This section is really beautiful with troops of monkeys abound on birds life. You will encounter with rapid Jaws, Big-hole, Rhino Rock. We stay overnight at Rashuwaghat. (B.L.D)
Day 05: It will be final night in the river. After 4 days of hard works, we arrive on high volume section of the river. Some rapids in this section are called Chamereghat, Darsandhungat; Camping point will be at Ranitar. (B.L.D)
Day 06: This is the final day of the Sunkoshi river expedition. Finally we arrived at Chatara. This is considered the day to comment for the next trip. Your guide will provide you lunch at Chatara & manage night bus to get back Kathmandu (B.L.D)
Day 07: This is the last day of our Sunkoshi river rafting. On the same day morning, we arrive in Kathmandu. The day will be free day to you for souvenir (B, L)