TAMAKOSHI RIVER RAFTING
TAMAKOSHI RIVER RAFTING
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When it comes to audacious adventure, Tamakoshi River Rafting takes the croquet biscuit.
At 7181m, the glaciers from Mt. Gaurishankar form Tse Rolpa Lake and from this lake originates the Tamakoshi River. The TamaKoshi River (Kayaking) is a snow and glacier-fed perennial river, a tributary to the Sun Koshi River, which in itself is a major tributary to the Koshi River system… Rafting and Kayaking in Tamakoshi river start from a bridge on the way to Jiri called Busti. The TamaKoshi River has its upper reaches high in the Tibetan Himalayas. Astonishing Rolwaling, Charang, Gopi, Adheri, Khare, Jhyaku, Jugu, Gumu, Singati, Tineku, Dholti, Maren, Milti, Khimti are some of the major tributaries of the river.
With a water volume almost double of Bhote Koshi, Tamakoshi River (Copper River) is one of the most adventurous and complex rivers to raft. Tamakoshi river rafting is generally referred to raft savvy people who have adequate acquaintance with technicalities of sturdy water. An exciting and elegant white water challenge, away from main trekking routes yet easily accessible from Kathmandu. Rafting and kayaking in this river is however considered as a dangerous one. So the ultimate thrilling experience that rafting in this river provides might be pleasant to only a few number of rafters. This rafting spot is not recommended for beginners. However, professional rafters can test their rafting skills here if they want to.
Please have a chief knowledge that there is no warm up (instruction will be provided) and you are straight into class 4+ white water. Absolutely, not the river to commit out of the plane! A great river for the expert rafters!
Here’s some more information on Nepal’s one of the most stunning rafting sites.
Day 01: Arrive in capital city KathmanduIf you are an international travel enthusiast or local tourist, you can catch flights from hospitable national & international airlines. You will be received from the airport and dropped to your designated hotel safely in ease.
Day 02: Reconnoiter KathmanduKathmandu got some extreme treats to your eyes and soul. Visit Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Swayambhunath Temple, Thamel,etc and pacify yourself to experience thrilling adventure on a budget without going broke, responsible travel and ecotourism & making the most of life on the road.
Day 03: Travel from Kathmandu to Dolakha (2h40min via road / 36 minutes via air)The aerial distance between Kathmandu and Dolakha District is 70 km. The road distance is 148.8 km. You can easily find cabs or public transports to get to Dolakha enjoying the scenic beauty the route has to offer.
Day 04: Reach to the starting point Lamosangu-Dam around 95 km east from Kathmandu then start raftingThe ride to the put in will give us perfect mountain panoramas from the Rolwaling and Khumbu area. This is a mind-blowing drive through villages and if weather permits, you will have Fantastic Mountain views i.e. Ganesh Himal, Langtang etc. You will be quickly equipped and ready for kayaking. Embrace your spirit of adventure.
Day 05: Continue rafting until the ending point Dolalghat BazaarAfter an energizing breakfast a quick pack up and set out (about 9 to 10 a.m.) run white water tour again a grade 4-5 rapid starting from upper section. You have the second chance to show how you can work those challenging rapids. We have lunch on the river and continue the action until the take out point Dolalghat Bazaar about 3 to 4 p.m.
Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu or go to bungee jumpingBus/fly back to Kathmandu. Or you can choose all the other adventures like bungee jump, peak climbing, etc. that are always awaiting for your courageous soul.
Day 07: Departure to an International AirportTime to announce valediction to Nepal. Appreciate your ultimate moments in Kathmandu including breakfast in a café, a town stroll, or memorial shopping token of Kathmandu. An agent of our company will join you at your lodge and transport you to the airport for your return from aviation to home. It's best to be at the airport at least two hours before departure.
- Rafting Name: Tamakoshi River Rafting
- Rafting Duration: 2 Days
- Accommodation: Tented Camp, Hotel in Kathmandu.
- Itinerary package: 7D/6N
- Rafting Difficulty: Grade 3-5
- Rafting Season: September to December and March to May.
- Rafting Distance: 27km
- Group Size: 1-6 pack
- Rafting Package: Private/Group Tour
- Mode of Journey: Bus/Jeep
- Start/End of Trip: Busti/Devitar
- Rafting Cost: *****
- The breathtaking and astounding Shailung hills on the way, the gumbas and stupas can be witnessed.
- The smiling chilled Gaurishankar, Ganesh Himal, Sagarmatha (Mount Everest), Mahabharat and Chure ranges.
- The sublime beauty of our subtle national flower laligurans (Rhododendron).
- Travels through tiny villages and pristine land.
- Warm Hospitality provided by the native Newars terrain of Dolakha.
- Historically antique Kalinchwok Bhagwati temple and Dolakha Bhimsen temple
- Cocktail of nature from majestic lovely Jilu.
- Offers a great range of rapids which will make your adrenaline rush.
- Breathtakingly awesome Jiri ( Known as Second Switzerland)
WHAT IS INCLUDED
WHAT IS EXCLUDED
Here are some necessary trekking apparatus that can be required for accomplishing your trek effortlessly. They are shortlisted below.