Here are numerous fine rivers in Nepal which offer excellent rafting or canoeing. You can glide on calm jade water with a magnificence of scenery all about or rush through roaring white rapids, in the care of expert river men. There are clear sandy beaches to camp or take a meal, and cool clear pools to bathe.
One can opt for a day of river running or more. There is no more relaxing experience, no better way of getting from Katmandu valley to the jungles of the Chitwan Valley, a drop of thousands of feet in a new heavenly miles.
Experience water rapids grade 2 to 7 in a beautiful environment of colorful villages, subtropical vegetation and colorful people will be unforgettable.
From : Betrawati : Alt 625 m
To : Narayanghat : Alt 170 m
Distance : 141 km
River days : 4-7
From Katmandu : 2-4 hours
Difficulty in November : Class 3+ (4)
Average gradient : 0,3 % : 16 ft a mile
Est. max. gradient : 0,7 %
Volume in November : 300 cumsecs
Best season : Oct > Dec and March > May