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Arun River Rafting

Arun River Rafting
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Activity :
Rafting in Nepal
Country :
Nepal
Duration :
12 day(s)
Trip Grading :
Moderate
Climate :
Great climates

Arun River belongs to Koshi river system. The easiest way to get to the river is fly to Tumlingtar. Alternatively one can drive for 1 1/2 days and then trek for three days. The Arum is one of the more advanced rivers in Nepal, and is for only three days on the river but the scenic mountain views and the unique wildlife makes it worthwhile. For first time paddlers, a trip down the Trishuli is an experience not to be missed (class 3 to 4+ in high water).While you learn to handle the river’s well spaced, straightforward rapids, a panorama of stunning gorges drifts quietly past. During the monsoon, the river promises a more challenging ride, with powerful rapids and whirlpools. This trip can easily be combined with a visit to Chitwan National Park or Pokhar

 

Itinerary:
Day 01: Put in to Tumlingtar (altitude 290 m)
Day 02: Take out to Chatara (altitude 115m)
Day 03: Distance - 70 km
Day 04: Distance Kathmandu - Hille - 600 km
Day 05: Distance Kathmandu - Chatara - 555 Km
Day 06: Gradient Class - 1 tot 4
Day 07: River days - 3
Day 08: Total duration of the rafting - 8
Day 09: Average gradient - 0,25%
Day 10: Maximum gradient - 0,4%
Day 11: Volume in November - 224 M3/sec
Day 12: Best season- Begin October till end December and from half February till end May

 

Grade for Autumn Spring
Oct – Dec 4 to 5 Feb – May 3 to 5-
Possible operation Autumn & Spring
Departure Fix and on request
Rafting days days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Entrance by Fly to Tumlingtar for 45 minutes or drive to Basantapur 19 hours
Put-in point 45 minutes down from Tumlingtar
Pull-out point Chatara
River distance 70 km.
Possible optional trip to Koshi Tappu or Royal Chitwan national park for an excellent jungle safari
Numbers of pax require Minimum 6 persons

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