The Kali Gandaki river starts to flow from the border with Tibet at an elevation of 6,268 metres (20,564 ft) at the Nhubine Himal Glacier in the mustang district of Nepal.The river then flows southward through a steep gorge known as the deepest gorge in the world, or Andha Galchi, between the mountains mount.dhaulagiri, elevation 8,167 metres (26,795 ft) to the west and annapurna first , elevation 8,091 metres (26,545 ft) to the east. If one measures the depth of a canyon by the difference between the river height and the heights of the highest peaks on either side, this gorge is the world's deepest. The portion of the river directly between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna I, 7 kilometres (4 mi) downstream from tukuche), is at an elevation of 2,520 metres (8,270 ft), which is 5,571 metres (18,278 ft) lower than Annapurna I. The river is older than the Himalayas.
Rafting on kali gandaki river is very famous since long for those who wanna quench the thirst of himalyan water adventure . The rafting starts from maldhunga , three hours drive from pokhara and ends at mirmi ,five hours drive from pokhara . between these two places the rivers flow along many areas of the baglung parbat and syangja districts.we can see many settlements and terraces beautiful scenery of dhaulagiri and annapurna himalaya range. Unlimited rapids will add more charm to our rafting .
Starts: maldhunga 65km from pokhara
Ends :mirmi 181 km to pokhara
Distance :60 km
Duration : two nights three days
River grade: III / IV
Day 1:lunch and dinner
Day 2: breakfast , lunch and dinner
Day 3:breakfast and lunch
Season : september -june
october-december (recommended )
amazing scenery of jungle ,villages and hills .
Wonderful mountain scenery .
Wonderful camping experience on the beach .
Rafting along the civilization , with amazing and best rapids among nepali rivers .
Babbling sounds of the birds
Many suspension bridges .
Price includes :
Transportations from Pokhara to Maldhunga and Mirmi to Pokhara .
Well trained english speaking guide with certificated license of international standards white water guiding .
Professional safety kayakers.
Branded and certified rafting equipment like helmets, paddles,splash jackets and wetsuits ……
All the accommodation during rafting.
River permits and first aid kit .
Drypack for safety purposes .
All bar and beverages
Extra meal order
What do you need during a rafting tour ?
Swimming wear for river
Warm clothes for evening
Sunscreen and lip balm
Sunglasses and peak cap
Towel and toiletries
Flashlight ,foot wear
Fishing hook if you are interested
Day 1: drive from pokhara to maldhunga for 3 hours and lunch there then after rafting up to modi khola with amazing scenery and camp there in sandy beach .
Day 2: after breakfast we will pack everything then after we will raft upto purti ghat with a scene of mountains ,village ,jungle and bridges .
Day 3: as usual we will finish our breakfast and start the last days rafting via seti beni and many other villages with great experience of the magical rapids and end our rafting at mirmi and then drive back to pokhara.