Arun River Rafting

Trip Overview Arun River Rafting

Arun River Rafting

Arun River Rating is well-liked river rafting which is available in Nepal. This rafting proposes stunning Arun valley, green valley and the scenery of great Himalayan. Arun River rafting falls under the most powerful and appreciated rivers that are present in Nepal. Arun River cuts from side to side the Himalaya with bottomless and overpowering gorges, prosperous valleys and excellent waterside beaches. Arun River rafting takes at least 7 to 9 days but it can be arranged according to the wish of explorers and as per the schedule of holiday. Arun rafting rapids can be challenging and technically complex then other rivers of Nepal. Arun River rafting is an awkward type of White River Rafting as it takes every day 4 to 5 hours of raft in Arun River. During the Arun River rafting you have to manage the basis trip including lodging, food and all rafting machinery with expert rafting guide.

The starting point is Tumlingtar and its ending point is Chatara. The total days that it takes in rafting are 9 days but you can exclude to 7 days too. An outward travel time is 3-5 hours where as its return travel time is 6 hours. The final departure point is Kathmandu and its river grade is termed as IV. Though, Arun River rafting is considered as a short white river rafting it is encountered as one of the most refreshing one. You can go for the raft throughout the round year.

 

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Drive to Hille

Day 02: Short trek in Hille

Day 03: whole day trekking

Day 04: Whole day trekking and camping at Arun River

Day 05: Rafting and camping at Andherighat

Day 06: Rafting and camping at Barachhetra

Day 07: Rafting to Chatara and back to Kathmandu

Day 01: Drive to Hille

On the 1st day you will drive to Hille from Kathmandu. On the way to Hille you will take your lunch. It takes 45 minutes to reach Tumlingtar. You will find a set a spot to camp at Tumlingtar.  Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 02: Short trek to Hille

On the 2nd day you will go for a short trek to Hille. For that you have to wake up early and have your breakfast. Along the way you will take some time to take lunch on a perfect fair sandy beach. Moving forward you will keep on going for the raft for some hours towards your camp which is next to the Savaya Khola. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 03: whole day trekking

The first day begins with your breakfast. After that you will get on the rafts to start the day for rafting. Today you will find this day as an extra relaxing day with lots of time by enjoying the mind blowing setting where you can snaps lots of photographs of wonderful wildlife. You will mainly keep on practicing the basic raft. Overnight stay in tented camp.

Day 04: Whole day rafting and camping at Arun River

Today you will test whether you had carried on the sufficient practice or not. You will experience the rapids which will be extra nonstop challenge. You will discuss a number of rapids one by one from the left bend. Then the numbers of fast-moving water will go after and you will work out downward until you arrive at your camp. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 05: Rafting and camping at Andherighat

Due to the heavy practice today you will feel downy and stress free. After experiencing few small rapids you will finally meet Sun koshi River along with Tamur River which will figure out the Sapta Koshi. You will glide along Sapta Koshi for next half an hour until you arrive at Nara Chhetra. Then, you will move towards the camp at Andhetighat. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 06: Rafting and camping at Barachhetra

On the 6th day you will go for some small rafting after having your breakfast. You can visit a holy temple ‘ Barachhetra’ a famous hindu temple. Then, taking the lunch you will return to the campsite at Barachhetra. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 07: Rafting to Chatara and back to Kathmandu

On the 7th day you will go for the rafting to Chatara which will be a great fun. Then, finishing that rafting you will take your lunch and will have some rest. Finally you will be returning to Kathmandu by taking a bus.