||$ 645 USD||Book Now|
|Group size:||5-16 Persons||Max-Altitude:||1350m|
|Best Season:||Sept - Nov , Mar - June||Trip Grade:||3-4|
|Start:||Kathmandu or Pokhara||End:||Pokhara or Kathmandu|
|Meals:||8 Lunch , 8 Dinner and 8 Breakfast|
It is known as the ‘ River of Gold ‘ from its orange color in the monsoon. It derives from the Tibetan plateau and at the village of Barabise changes name from the Bhote Kosi to Sun Kosi.
The Sun Kosi has been described as one of the best whitewater trips in the world. Big volume rapids, beautiful scenery, warm water and excellent beaches for camping will ensure the trip of a lifetime.
It flows the from the northern part of Nepal and then travels all the way east to the Terai, flat lands of Nepal. All the major rivers from the Himalayas drain into the Sun Kosi and the river increases in volume giving a feeling of power.
You will travel through lush jungle, rice paddies and pass small villages. Monkeys, deer and many species of birds inhabit this stunning river corridor. A true expedition.
Day 1, We will meet our office early morning we will take you to our bus which is five or ten minutes walk and we will put all the bags on the bus. We will drive approximately 2 and a half hrs to the starting point of sun Koshi which is Sukute beach. on your drive, if you lucky You will get magnificent views of the Everest Mountain Range on a clear day. Paddle beautiful class 2- 3 whitewater. We will have lunch along the way. Camp on the beautiful Sun Kosi river bank.
Day 2-7 Less continue our wonderful Sun Kosi river expedition as one of the best whitewater trips in the world. Big volume rapids, beautiful scenery, warm water and excellent beaches for camping. The river travels from the northern part of Nepal and travels all the way east to the Terai, flat lands of Nepal. All the major rivers from the Himalayas drain into the Sun Kosi and the river increases giving a feeling of power. You will travel through lush jungle, rice paddies and pass small villages. Monkeys, deer and many species of birds inhabit the Sun Kosi river corridor. Class 2- 4+ rapids over 7 days paddling around 270 km from the put in at Sukote Beach and take out at Chatra, this is truly a wonderful experience. We will be camping along the way on river beaches, which are perfect for early morning stretching or yoga sessions and relaxing after paddling.
Day 8, Paddle down to the take out of the Sun Kosi river stopping along the way at the Bharah temple. Have Dal Bhat lunch at chatara and then overnight drive back to Kathmandu which is 14 to 16 hours.
Day 9, We will arrive from our overnight bus trip to Kathmandu around 8 am in the morning and you will get your storage bags from office and head to your hotel have hot shower plus a couple of hours nap. before we go out for our big celebration dinner with the whole team.
NB: There is the option to take a 35-minute flight back to Kathmandu from Biratnager at the end of the Sun Kosi river trip. If you decide to fly this will reduce the itinerary by one day and flight cost is $US 185 to $US 200 (additional cost).
- Bus to put in and from take out of the river sections
- Food while you on the river and bus journey
- All the paddling equipment
- Comprehensive wilderness first aid kit
- River maps
- Satellite phone
- Professional standard river guides and safety kayaker/kayak instructor
- All the cooking and kitchen equipment
- Accommodation 7 night camping on wonderful beaches.
- Extra snacks while you on the river
- Extra Beverages for on the river i.e.) alcohol
- we recommend people tip the local guides at the end of the trip
- International Flight to Nepal
- Travel Insurance
- Small Personal first aid kit
Please read our Booking terms and conditions carefully. In completing and submitting the booking form, you agree to be bound by these conditions. These conditions apply to the exclusion of any other terms or conditions unless they are set out in the booking form.
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