Tamur River

Tamur River

Highlights

  •   Best trekking and rafting combination
  •   Trek to Dobhan & Paddling Tamur river
  •   Incredible view of kanchenjunga and Everest Mountain range
  •   No expedition to Nepal would be complete without a trek in the famous Himalaya and it is no accident that one of the world’s finest rivers starts with one of the most scenic treks.
  •   Remote Nepal & its cultures

Trip Overview

  • Best trekking and rafting combination
  • Incredible Mountain views
  • Remote & challenging
  • Steep, technical and intense whitewater rapids

No expedition to Nepal would be complete without a trek in the famous Himalaya and it is no accident that one of the world’s finest rivers starts with one of the most scenic treks.

This is probably the best multi-adventure trip in Nepal, if not the world! Our journey starts with 3 days trekking following a 3000-meter ridge through woods and meadows taking in stunning views of Kanchenjunga, Makalu & Mount Everest before dropping off into the lush villages of the Tamur Valley.

Once we hit the river, this amazing whitewater adventure starts out with a bang with some big, intense and challenging class 4+ rapids. The rest of the river is an exciting combination of white water and beautiful remote wilderness scenery.

If you would like to get completely off the beaten track and seek an authentic travel experience and personal challenge, then this trekking and whitewater combination is a perfect epic adventure for you. This trip is for one who likes to enjoy mountain views as well as do great whitewater rafting adventures.

We can run this trip over 10 or 12 days it all depends on your time frame.

Rapids grade is 4+

Departing from Adventure Hub Nepal Kathmandu or Pokhara office Around 4 or 5pm (private bus)(Pokhara start possible on request)

Trekking starting point is Basantapur which takes us to get there around 16 -17  hours’ bus drive from Pokhara or Kathmandu

(if people don’t want to drive that many hours and still like to join the trip then you have the option to fly Kathmandu – Biratnagar before the trip and after trip from Biratnagar to Kathmandu.  If you fly both way your bus journey will be maximum six hours in a whole trip)

We do a 3-day spectacular trekking trip,Trek finishes at Dobhan and this is where we will meet our river crew and get equipment for the whitewater Rafting/Kayaking trip.

  • Rafting/ Kayaking 5 or 6 days depend on trip length
  • Rafting/Kayaking finishing point Chatara then 16 hours’ bus drive back to Kathmandu or Pokhara.
  •  (Pokhara finish possible on a request)
  • First day, dinner

Cost Includes

  • All Permits and entry fee
  • Food and accommodation (while on the river and Trek)
  • Foam mattress and tent if you require one ( sleeping gabs if you don't have one please don't buy them just for trip you can hire one in Nepal and its very heap to do that)
  • 2 nights’ tea house trek and one night at Basantapur
  • Kayak and Paddle raft and gear boats
  • All the cooking and kitchen equipment
  • Satellite phone
  • Comprehensive wilderness first aid kit
  • Tamur river map
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in hotel in Kathmandu one night before the trip and one night after the trip. If you need to book extra nights out of the package please clarify that to ADVENTURE HUB NEPAL.
  • Airport pick up
  • Professional standard river guides and safety kayaker
  • Bus to put in and from take out
  • Twin share basis room for accommodation
  • All the camping gear
  • All local and national government tax's

Cost Excludes

  • Nepalese visa (this costs US 65$ for 30 days and you need two passport photos) this can be issued on arrival in Kathmandu international airport.
  • Extra snacks while doing activities and meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Extra Beverages for on the trip i.e.) alcohol and soft drinks.
  • Travel Insurance which you need comprehensive one with helicopter rescue cover
  • Any optional tours or activities during the free time
  • Airport tax’s
  • International flight to Nepal
  • We recommend tipping the local guides at the end of the trip please as it’s an expectation
  • Meals not listed on day to day itinerary
  • Personal small first aid kit
  • Emergency evacuation and rescue cost if need be

What you need for trip.

For Trekking

  • Backpack (to carry all your personal items for trek)
  • Good walking / hiking shoes / boots (well-worn in)
  • Good quality sweat wicking socks
  • Quick dry trekking pants
  • Quick dry shirts (merino wool or similar thermal type quick dry material)
  • Thermal long underwear and/or warm sleeping clothes
  • Warm fleece
  • Down jacket or wind proof warm jacket.
  • Sun hat & warm hat
  • Personal toiletries and medication
  • Light travel towel
  • Flip flops/bathroom slippers
  • Sunglasses (with strap)
  • Sunscreen & sunscreen lip balm
  • Small Personal first aid kit (with common medicines you need, rehydration salts, antibiotics etc.)
  • Flashlight / headlamp
  • Water Bottle
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Camera
  • A little cash for treats and tips.

For Rafting

  • Shorts / ½ pants
  • T-Shirt
  • Sport sandals or comfortable shoes that can get wet and will stay on your feet.
  • Swim Wear.
  • Track pants / comfortable long pants.
  • Warm fleece.
  • Jacket (waterproof shell)
  • Travel Towel.
  • Socks
  • Shoes (not essential – please do not bring big trekking boots)
  • Something comfortable to sleep in
  • Warm hat (in cold months)
  • Personal toiletries and medication
  • Sunscreen / sunscreen lip protection
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Water bottle
  • Head lamp / flash light
  • Personal first aid kit
  • Sleeping bag (if you do not have one – we will provide a complimentary rental one)
  • A little cash for treats, tips. 

About Adventure Hub Nepal

Adventure Hub Nepal has been operating adventure holidays trips since 2007. Today we can help you discover whole Nepal and we can offer high-quality, excellent –value, small group adventure to your interested area of Nepal, extend your holiday by booking some pre-or post tour accommodation- ask Adventure Hub Nepal.

Other Information

This itinerary is intended as a guide only. Local conditions and weather may necessitate variations to the program and can affect the availability of views and panoramas described. Be aware that all times stated are approximate and may vary with individual and group fitness, weather, trekking route, river level and road conditions.

Travelling with Responsibility

We care about the place and people that we meet on our journeys, and we try to ensure that we give something back, as well as taking away so many incredible memories, for more information on our commitment to people of Nepal and responsible tourism please visit. http://www.sharmilafoundation.org

 

  • Trip Code: AHN-1708
  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Challenge level: Moderate
  • Group size: 6 - 18 People
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*This itinerary is intended as a guide only. Local conditions and weather may necessitate variations to the program and can affect the availability of views and panoramas described. Be aware that all time stated are approximate and may vary with individual and group fitness, Weather , Trekking route , rivers level and road conditions.
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