Marsyangdi offer one of the best whitewater runs in the world. Featuring four days of impressive non-stop grade 4-5 rapids and unparalleled mountain views, this jewel of a river is rated as a favorite by the few who have been privileged to paddle it. Following the Annapurna circuit we trek along the valley through charming Gurung villages and emerald fields. Children play excitedly along the trail as we pass, snow-called Himalayan giants surround us, and the champagne river churns and bubbles below.
Few rivers rival the Marsyangdi for exhilarating white water and sustained section of steep technical rafting test our teamwork. Thundering rapids twist between house-sized boulders, steep chutes plunge into deep blue-green pools. For most of the section from Bhote Odar down to Bimalnagar the river forms a gorge winding through the valley floor. As the crystal blue water twists and turns between the steep walls, fresh views unfold behind of the Manaslu and Annapurna Range.
Day 1: Drive to Bhote Odar/Camping.
Days 2-3: River rafting (30km)/Overnight at river beaches.
Day 4: Drive/back to Kathmandu visit Chitwan National Park or Annapurna Circuit trekking.
Note: The raft can be operated with combine trip of Royal Chitwan National Park or Annapurna area trek. Please let us know if you want to include these also. Season: March till May and October till November. River Class: V.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
USD 200 per person
Single supplement USD 35
- Transportation on private minibus
- Meals as mentioned
- All rafting equipment
- Licensed holder guide
- Numbers of porters
- Necessary permit
- Meals other than mentioned
- Drinks and bar Bill
- Personal insurance
- Other things not mentioned
- Hotel and food in Kathmandu
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Activity: Trekking; Rafting; Safari; Rock climbing; Biking; Bungee Jumping; Canoing; Fishing; Cannoning; Vehicle hire; Accommodation; Air Ticketing; Mountain flight
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