Kali Gandaki River is named after the Hindu Goddess of destruction. The river starts in Mustang, on the northern side of the Himalayan range. Kali Gandaki is a popular medium length river trip.
The Kali Gandaki begins near the border with Tibet in Mustang district of Nepal. It runs through the Annapurna region and cuts one of the deepest gorges in the world with Dhaulagiri (8,167m) to the west and Annapurna (8,091m) to the east. The river will take you through some of Nepal’s most breathtaking countryside, lush green valleys, beautiful waterfalls, numerous small traditional Nepali villages having the Himalayan Mountains as a background. The river is of a moderate difficulty. The trip has some 60 rapids and is slightly over 55 kilometers long.
Private car/jeep /hiace & tourist bus.
From Pokhara it takes about 3 hours to drive to put-in point at Nayapul Kushma. From here, we will have a blow rafts and safety briefing at the riverside. We start from here, our adventure in Kali Gandaki.
The next morning after breakfast, we get ready for challenges with some of the biggest rapids and have lunch on the sandy beach at around noon. Rafting continues thereafter till late afternoon.
The third day begins with outdoors adventure around Kali Gandaki. We explore the Dam site and surroundings. After lunch, we drive back to Pokhara, which is around 4-hour journey.