Only 30 minutes from Lakeside Pokhara, this “short & sweet” adventure offers 1 ½ hours of non-stop adrenaline filled class IV / IV+ rapids. This fairly technical river offers fantastic Annapurna mountain views, crystal clear Himalayan white water, and a beautiful gorge decorated by suspension bridges & prayer flags blowing in the wind.
Name of River: Upper Seti River - POKHARA
DURATION: HALF DAY RAFTING – 90 MINUTES
DEPARTURE: POKHARA LAKE SIDE
RIVER PUT-IN-POINT: BAMBOO BRIDGE
TAKE OFF POINT: DAM – BETWEEN HEMJA TIBETAN MONASTRY & SIMPANI (BINDYABASINI TEMPLE)
RIVER CLASS: IV
OPRATING TIME: 9.00 AM & 1.00 PM - Twice a day
October through mid-December and March through early May are the best times. It is possible in winter, but you have to watch out for hypothermia. During monsoon (June to September), the white water sections are dangerous, but gentler stretches are run-able.
Price: Rs 4,100/- Nepali Citizen
Price: Rs 5,100/- Foreign Citizen
Professional English speaking licensed guidess & safety kayakers, highly trained & safety certified to international standards in Rescue 3 WRT, Nepal Red Cross CPR & High Peak First Aid International Wilderness First-Aid
Professional safety kayakers
International name brand ISO certified rafting & kayaking equipment including full personal outfitting from essential paddles, helmets & life jackets to dry tops, wetsuits
Simple packed lunch & drinking water
Round trip private 4WD jeep transportation
Industry standard first aid kits
What you need:
T-Shirt & Shorts | River Sandal | Sun Tan Lotion-Lip Cream | Towel | Personal Toiletries | Water Bottle | Sun Glass | Camera (We have waterproof containers, | Half Pant.
Class: 4 Very Difficult:
Large rapid that require careful manoeuving. Dangerous hazards. Scouting from the shore is often necessary and rescue is usually difficult. kayakers should be able to roll. Turbulent water & large irregular waves may flip rafts. In the event of a mishap there is significant risk of loss, damage and/or injury.