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Nepal River Rafting Tour-1 Day Itinerary and Price

Nepal River Rafting Tour-1 day itinerary and price ranges from $30 to $150 to Trishuli, Seti and Bhotekoshi river rafting departure everyday. Trishuli and Bhotekoshi river is famous for  day whitewater rafting in Nepal. Nepal is best for whitewater rafting and trekking. Trishuli river is good for one day rafting, suitable for beginner to advance rafting lovers. Nepal is truly renowned for river rafting. Please email us at and call or message on WhatsApp at +977 9851023742 for booking 1 day Nepal river rafting tour from Kathmandu. 

Rafting Facts

Name: Day Rafting in Nepal

Duration: 1 Day

Difficulty: Easy / Medium  


Altitude: 170 m- 600 m

 Cost: USD 30-USD 120

Group Size: 1 - 12 people

Package: Private/Group Tour

Mode of Transfer: Bus/Jeep/Car

Start/End of Trek: Kathmandu /Kathmandu

A day river rafting tour in Nepal, the Trisuli river.

  • Day River Rafting 
  • 1 Day Itinerary
  • Cost in Details
  • Essential Rafting Info
  • FAQs

A day river rafting in Nepal is a fun filled whitewater rafting tour.  Nepal is the best for whitewater rafting in the world. Experience a day whitewater rafting in Trisuli river from Kathmandu. A perfect  day rafting tour for beginners. Trisuli river rafting day tour is one of the most exciting ways to experience whitewater rafting in the Himalayas. Enjoy a day rafting trip on the Trisuli river, Bhotekoshi river and Seti River from Kathmandu and Pokhara.

Nepal is not only famous for trekking and climbing and also so popular for whitewater rafting in Nepal. A  day rafting tour is possible from Kathmandu and Pokhara. One day Trisuli river rafting is the best choice if you have a short time, still a dream of white water rafting tour in Nepal.  Kathmandu and Pokhara are the two cities for a day white water rafting tour. Experience a guided white water rafting day tour with your friends in Kathmandu, Nepal. Book an amazing rafting day trip at cost USD 30 to USD 120 per day.

1. Trisuli River Rafting Day Tour: 1 day Trisuli rafting tour is an ideal river trip of beginners. It’s a nice bouncy river, but the rapids aren’t too big. The waters are usually quite warm. The river flows past the pretty terraced farmlands, local villages and enormously high hills. It is possible to come to river rafting put in point from Kathmandu and Pokhara. 

2. Bhote Kosi River Rafting Day Tour:  Bhote Kosi River Rafting day tour  is a little closer from Kathmandu. Bhotekoshi rafting section is short. There is still enough for plenty of fun for a couple of hours and the water is cool and refreshing – particularly good in Spring and Autumn. 

3. Seti River Rafting Day Tour- 1 day rafting tour in Seti river is the best single-day rafting option. A day 3 hours river trips in Seti river is a little shorter than Trisuli. It’s also chock-full of class three and four rapids. Seti River Rafting day tour comes with glorious views of Annapurna.Below is a necessary equipment for a day rafting tour in Nepal.
Swimwear for on the river
Warm clothing for the evenings including a fleece or a pullover
Sunscreen and lip protector
Sunglasses (with retaining device) and/or a cap
Towel and toiletries (environmentally friendly is best)
Personal medication
Reading book

Day 1: Nepal River Rafting Day Tour
6:30 AM: pickup at hotel and transfer to tourist bus station then drive to Charaudi, the put-in point. After 3 hours drive, Charaudi is reached where a crowd of friendly local people eagerly wait to watch the proceedings.
10: 00 AM: The sight of foreigners all geared up for rafting fascinates them. The crew prepares the rafts, after which all head towards the river for safety talk and lessons on how to use paddles. A number of Class I to Class III rapids are encountered. Ratings are all given on the international rating scale. Two hours down the river is a beach with strange shaped boulders that resemble sculptures and this is the lunch spot.
12:00 PM: Outdoor lunch by the river is always an enchanting experience. It also gives everyone a break from paddling and time to take in the scenery. Paddling down after lunch, a large gorge is encountered, the Trishuli gorge, which is narrow and the walls very steep causing the river to accelerate through it. Naturally the rapids here are more ferocious and also more frequent.
15:00 PM: In the afternoon drive back to Kathmandu (included) or continue journey to Chitwan or Pokhara (local transportation will be advised by rafting guide).

Cost Includes
  • Ground transportation (one way tourist bus one way local bus) from/to Kathmandu
  • Meals, Western and continental food (lunch) during your rafting trip
  • River permit
  • Necessary equipment as high quality self-bailing rafts, life jackets, helmets, plastic paddles, wet suits (only during the winter) on certain rivers, dry bag for gear, camera barrels and all safety and medical equipment
  • River rafting guide
  • Safety kayak
  • First aid kit box
Cost Excludes
  • Mineral water, cold drinks and alcoholic beverages during the whole trip
  • Hotel accommodations & meals at if you stay anywhere at the hotel during whole trip
  • Emergency evacuation
  • Things of personal use
  • Member insurance
  • Private transportation (if you want extra US$150 up 5 person)
  • International airport pick up drop (if you order we can arrange)
  • Tips to staff

What to take for Day Rafting Trip
We recommend you to pack as lightly as possible. It is recommended that you keep your day pack weight around 5 kg. You will carry water, camera, jacket, etc. when you’re exploring during the day. During the colder months (Oct-Apr) the mountains can be very cold, so please make sure you pack warm clothes.
A towel
Shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting wet
A change of clothes for after
Reusable water bottle
Camera (With extra memory cards and batteries)
Cash, credit and debit cards
Health & Safety:
Face masks (required)
Hand sanitizer (required)
Warm Weather:
Shorts/skirts (Longer shorts/skirts are recommended)
Sun hat
Your passport has a minimum of 6 months validity remaining. Your passport details are required to complete your booking. We recommend taking copies of the main passport pages and other important documents with you as well as leave copies at home with family or friends.
Nepal Visa
All foreign nationals except Indian passport holders require a visa to enter Nepal. Visas are obtainable from embassies abroad, land borders including borders with India and Tibet, and on arrival at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan Airport.Getting a visa at the airport or land borders can sometimes take time due to long queues. There have been instances when travellers are asked to show proof of exit from the country, i.e flight tickets. You may also need to provide two passport photos and the following fees in US dollars subject to change, cash only. Multiple entry visa valid for 15 days costs US$30, 30 days costs US$50 and 90 days costs US$125
It is customary to tip your guide and driver for outstanding service provided during your trip. You are free to tip more or less as you see fit, depending on your perception of service quality and the length and involvement of your guide on your trip. Tips are greatly appreciated as a gesture of thanks for their professionalism and leadership during your trip. The amount is entirely a personal preference; however, as a guideline is from $ 5 USD-$10 USD per person per day.
Money Matter
The official currency of Nepal is the Nepali rupee (NPR). Its symbol is often displayed as Rs. USD is also widely accepted in Nepal. ATMs can only be found in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Bhaktapur. Make sure you carry sufficient cash to cover your needs when travelling outside of these cities. Credit cards are not widely accepted.The Government of Nepal has banned the import, export, and use of 500 and 1000 Indian rupee notes in Nepal.You should ensure you are not carrying these notes on arrival in Nepal as they will be confiscated and you may be fined.The old, torn, and fade notes is very difficult to exchange when exchanging at banks and money exchanges. Please ensure that you have new, clean notes. Before departing on hike, make sure you have enough Nepalese currency to purchase meals and drinks as there are no ATMs.
Phone and internet access
The signal of phone and internet is not good during rafting. Every hotel and restaurants you will get free WiFi services. Hiking in river, the internet and telephone network signal is poor. Wifi is available at some hotel, cafe and guest houses, paying an extra cost.
Travel Insurance
Travel insurance is compulsory for the rafting adventure. We require that a minimum you are covered for medical expenses including emergency repatriation. We strongly recommend all travellers have a policy that also covers personal liability, cancellation, curtailment and loss of luggage or personal effects. 
Solo Travellers
Solo travellers should not have to pay more to rafting so our group trips are designed for shared guide, transportation and rafting in the river. Single travellers joining group trips are paired in twin or multi-share accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Some of our Independent trips are designed differently and single travellers on these itineraries must pay the single trip price.
Optional Tours
Everest Mountain Flight-Enjoy an early morning flight on a small aircraft with a window seat for an hour of spectacular scenery over the tallest mountain peak on earth. You will be able to view some of the most incredible, and famous sights that Nepal has to offer. This is weather permitting so tour might be delayed or an alternative day may be scheduled.It costs USD 260 per person including airport transfer. 

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour-A day helicopter to Everest Base Camp is worthwhile.It costs ranges $ 1200 USD to $6000 USD, depends on the size of the group. In the package cost, it includes transfer-both way go and return to Kathmandu Hotel and helicopter ride, but the lunch, permit and tips for guide and driver are not included.rafting with equipment.

Bungee Jumping-This is also a perfect and adventure day trips from Kathmandu. The trip starts early in the morning from Kathmandu and return to Kathmandu by 8:00 in the evening. The cost ranges $ 90 USD to $ 140 USD, includes transfer by private bus go and return to Kathmandu, lunch and one Bungee Jumping. 

Chandragiri Cable Car Ride-This is also a new and very popular day trips in Kathmandu.The trip offers the best view of Mountains and the Kathmandu valley. The trip costs ranges $ 80 USD to $ 130 USD, includes transfer, guide, cable ride. The lunch, tips and other services are not included. 

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