The Kali Gandaki rafting is neither too short, nor too long river trip. The rafting begins at Maldunga and ends at Mirmi, covering the length of about 90 kilometres, with the rapids grading the class up to V. It is more difficult and continuous than the Trishuli. Views of deep river gorges, enchanting overall scenery, sandy banks,temples and remote villages offer you ecstatic joys. You can stay in camps and explore heavenly waterfalls and wild life in the dense jungles around. The best season for this adventurous rafting are the months September to November, and April to June.
You will find travel and tour agencies in Pokhara and Kathmandu, that guide you throughout your trip with services such as certified raft guides with proficient English, French, German, Spanish, Hindi and other languages; ISO/CE certified rafting equipment, lunch, ground transportation, river permit, etc.
Rafting Starts: Maldunga
Rafting ends at: Mirmi
Grades: Class IV – V
Duration: 3 Days
Distance: 90 kms
Best season: September to November, April to June
Perfect for: Natural beauty
Difficulty: Suits all skill levels
Tour starts at: Pokhara. 30 minute flight / 6 hour drive from Pokhara.
-By: Bedu Khatiwoda for Land Nepal