Arun River Rafting, big rapid, big water volume & fast current of white water riverRiver Arun (Grade 5) begins at Tumlingtar and ends at Chatara. Kartikeghat. The starting point can be approached either by flight or by road. A mini trek is required from both the airstrip or from the bus stop. Some parts of the river are smooth while some are rough and challenging. On the sixth day Arun River meets Sunkoshi. The Arun provides come of the most challenging rafting in Nepal. And although the difficult access makes only three days on the river possible, the remote location and spectacular mountain views make this a real wilderness Rafters either drive back Chatrara via Biratnagar of fly from Biratnagar to Kathmandu.
From : Tumlingtar
To : Chatara
Distance : 270 Km
From Ktm. : 13 hours
Day 01: Drive to Hille by bus
Day 02: Arrival at Hille Bazaar, after lunch a short trek and overnight camping.
Day 03: Full day trekking and overnight camping.
Day 04: Full day trekking and camping on the bank of Arun river near Tumlingtar.
Day 05: Rafting and camping on the beach at Andherighat.
Day 06: Rafting and camping on the river bank at Barachhetra.
Day 07: Rafting to Chatara, lunch and then drive to Dharan, continue by night bus back to Kathmandu
All meals during the rafting period
Transportation going by tourist or local bus depending upon the mode of transportation
Available at put-in and pull-out point
Rafting, kitchen and camping equipment experienced Captain
Cook and other staffs group leader will be free over ten pax
Airfare domestic / international
Visa Fee US $ 30.00
Airport tax domestic / international
Hard / Soft Drink like alcoholic beverage / mineral water
Personal travel insurance / medical insurance
Emergency evacuation things of personal use
Tips for rafting crew