Trishuli Rafting

Trishuli River Facts

Grade for Autumn: Year round 3 to 3+

Grade for Spring: July 3 to Sept 4+

Possible operation: Autumn and Spring

Departure: Every day

Rafting days: 02 days (KTM to KTM)

Entrance by: 3 hours from Kathmandu & 4 hours from Pokhara

Put-in point: Charaundi or Fisling

Put-out point:Mugling or Simaltal / Gaighat

River distance: 38 km.

Optional trips to: Chitwan National Park or trekking to Annapurna region

Numbers of pax: Minimum 2 persons

Group Price: Contact Us

Trishuli River Rafting: 1 Day or 2 Days Trip


  • Thrilling white-water rafting experience
  • Moderate rapids suitable for beginners and families
  • Scenic views of terraced farmlands and Himalayan peaks
  • Conveniently located near Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Fun and exciting rapids like "Ladies' Delight" and "Upset"
  • Opportunities for cultural interactions with local communities
  • Accessible and short river journey
  • Trishuli River Raftingis one of the most popular adventure activities in Nepal. The river originates in the Himalayas and flows through scenic valleys, gorges and forests. The rapids range from class III to IV, making it a suitable challenge for both experienced and novice rafters.

    Route and Location:

    The Trishuli River originates from the high Himalayas and traverses through the middle hills of Nepal. It is conveniently located near Kathmandu and Pokhara, with the put-in point just a few hours' drive from these cities. The river journey usually covers a distance of around 38 kilometers, taking one or two days, depending on the rafting package chosen.

    Rafting Difficulty:

    Trishuli River Rafting is graded as a class II to III+ river, which means it offers a mix of moderate rapids with a few exciting and challenging sections. The river's varying difficulty levels make it suitable for families, beginners and adventure seekers alike.

    Fun Rapids and Highlights:

    The Trishuli River features several enjoyable rapids that provide thrilling moments and exciting rafting experiences. Rapids like "Ladies' Delight," "Upset," "Surprise," and "Pinball" are some of the highlights of the rafting journey, promising fun-filled moments for rafters.

    Scenic Surroundings:

    The rafting journey through the Trishuli River offers beautiful views of terraced farmlands, green hills, and picturesque landscapes. While rafting, participants can also catch glimpses of the stunning Ganesh and Langtang Himalayan ranges, adding to the scenic charm of the adventure.


    Trishuli River Rafting is easily accessible from major cities like Kathmandu and Pokhara, making it a convenient option for travelers looking for a short rafting adventure without extensive travel.

    Cultural Interactions:

    In addition to the rafting adventure, the Trishuli River journey also offers opportunities for cultural interactions. Rafters may encounter riverside villages and have a chance to observe the local lifestyle and culture of the people living in the region.

    Best Time for Rafting:

    The best time for Trishuli River Rafting is during the post-monsoon season (September to November) and the pre-monsoon season (March to May). During these months, the weather is generally pleasant, and the river maintains a moderate flow, ensuring an enjoyable and safe rafting experience.

    Trishuli River Rafting Itinerary

    Day 01: Driver to Charaudi Red Hosue, 4 Hours Rafting & Overnight in River Fun Resort.
    Trishuli River Rafting adventure, 1 day or 2 days trip, begins with a 6:30 am pick-up from your hotel in Thamel, Bus will leave from Tourist bus station at 7:00am. After a pleasant 3-hour drive from Kathmandu, we reach the starting point at Charaudi Red House which is main rafting starting place, where the excitement ignites.

    Strap on your gear and embark on a thrilling 3 to 4-hour rafting expedition, navigating through exciting rapids that will keep your adrenaline pumping. The captivating beauty of the Trishuli River and the thrill of conquering its challenging waters make this experience truly unforgettable. The day's rafting journey culminates at the picturesque River Fun Beach Resort in Kurnighat.

    At the resort, you'll be treated to a satisfying lunch, providing the perfect opportunity to recharge for the rest of the day's activities. For those opting for a day rafting trip, the adventure concludes after lunch, and we arrange seamless transfers to your next destination. However, if you've chosen the 2-day option, you can look forward to a delightful dinner and a comfortable overnight stay at the resort, nestled amidst the serene riverside setting.

    Day 02: 1 Hour hiking, 2 Hours Rafting & Deparutre.
    Greet the morning with a refreshing cup of tea or coffee at the resort, surrounded by the tranquil ambiance of the river. Today's adventure kicks off with a one-hour hike to the captivating Chepang Village, immersing you in the local culture and the enchanting landscapes of the region. After an enriching exploration, return to the resort for a hearty breakfast.

    Energized and ready for more, we set out on the second day of rafting excitement. Brace yourself for another 2 to 3 hours of thrills as we conquer the river's rapids and currents, savoring every moment of this heart-pounding experience. The day's rafting adventure concludes at Mugling.

    At Mugling, our experienced guide will arrange transportation for your onward journey to your next destinations, ensuring a smooth and seamless transition.

    Note:Rafting itinerary can be changed as per different situation.