Kali Gandaki Rafting

The Kali Gandaki is named after the goddess Kali and is considered a particularly holy river. It is one of the famous Himalayan Rivers that raises in Mustang an enclave of Nepal poking through Tibet on the other side of the Himalaya. In Nepal it is a flat and braided river flowing in an arid open valley and cuts one of the deepest gorges in the world between Daulagiri height 8167m to the west and Annapurna 8091m to the east.

After the convergence with the Modi Khola the river swings towards south in the course of an area where until recently tourists were almost unfamiliar. There are few villages, in fact, most are located on the river terraces few hundreds of meters above.

River Description

The Kali Gandaki River is one of the ancient major tributaries of Gandaki River system that is in the Midwest of Nepal. Before the Himalayan born 70 million of years ago the river was flowing from the marginal Himalayan range of Tibetan plate and finally falling into the Tethys sea of the Indian Ocean. After Himalayan rage born it engraves the valley of Annapurna (8091m) and Dhaulagiri (8167m) massif in between the forms deepest gorge in the world. The Kali Gandaki river valley route, also known as oldest trading route and holy pilgrimage trail to the Muktinath. The beautiful sceneries, tumbling waterfalls and grate challenging rapids attract the many whitewater seekers to encounter once upon a time for their rafting experience. This holy river is ideal for medium length wildness expedition and a reward for bird watching and wildlife.

Price Includes

  • 3 days rafting as per the above itinerary on the Kaligandaki river on full board (includes breakfast, lunch and dinner) with the accommodation at tented camp that will be set up on the river bank during the rafting period.
  • Experienced river rafting guide and the rafting crew along with all the camping gear.
  • All the surface transfers as specified in the above itinerary with private AC car.

Price Excludes

  • Any international airfares, Airport tax, Visa fees etc.
  • Expenses on alcoholic /non-alcoholic beverage. Camera fees, telephone & laundry bills.
  • Any kind of insurances and any extra cost arise during the trip due to the natural calamities.
  • Political disorder or due to any reason which is beyond the reach of Venture Travel.
  • Any other services which are not specified in the COST INCLUDES section above.