Nepal is one of the best place in the world for river rafting. Numerous fine rivers offer excellent oppurtunities for rafting, canoeing and simply immersing oneself in the magnificent landscape. Nepal’s thundering waters, coming from the glaciers of the mighty Himalayan, provide unmatched thrills.

No other country has such a choice of trips on wild rivers with warm water, a subtropical climate and white sand beaches. Truly, this could be the highlight of your lifetime. The beautiful rivers surrounded by the mountain scenery, flora and fauna and the unique cultural heritage of the local people, make Nepal an obvious river runner’s destination.

Nepal most popular rivers

River Area Distance Duration Grade
Sunkoshi Earstern Nepal 270 km 9 Days 4/5
Bhotekoshi Central Nepal 20 km 2 Days 4/4
Trisuli Central Nepal 38 km 1-2 Days 2/3
Marshyangdi Western Nepal 47 km 4 Days 4/5
Seti Western Nepal 35 km 2 Days 2/3
Kaligandaki Western Nepal 70 km 5 Days 3/4
Karnali Mid Western Nepal 180 km 10 Days 4/5