Fall Departure Dates

The beautiful Himalayan ranges shape an incredible variety of whitewater challenges for paddlers and thus, a series of the world's most outstanding river journeys are found here. Listed below are some that we run on a regular basis. If these dates don't fit in, design a journey of your own and contact us for expert support and precise data. A professional approach and whitewater expertise are what sets Ultimate Descents Nepal's guides and staff in a category of their own. ' Ultimate Descents Nepal' is the only company to have all guides that meet the highest safety standards with required certificates in SRT, Wilderness First Aid, AR and CPR. Don't be deceived, on Nepal's rivers it is actually a lot warmer than KTM due to sunshine of lower elevation, so enjoy the splash. 100% ADRENALINE RUSH: BHOTE KOSHI /CANYONING 2 DAYS CLASS III IV US$ 110/120/140 This is Nepal's steepest action packed rafting trip. If you have limited time or just the desire for an adrenaline overload, this is the river for you. Our put- in point is at the Borderlands Resort, conveniently located at the highest possible raft launch on the river and is the base for activities such as Canyoning, Trekking, Climbing and Mountain Biking all around the Tibetan border. The resort has spacious safari tents, toilets and a massive dining hall with a well stocked bar. The Resort provides all the indulges of home in a very exotic setting. A perfect compliment to your trip can be an extended stay at our Resort which is also the pioneer of Canyoning in Nepal. 10 Oct -11 Oct 13 Oct -14 Oct 15 Oct -16 Oct 17 Oct -18 Oct 20 Oct - 21 Oct 22 Oct -23 Oct 24 Oct -25 Oct 27 Oct -28 Oct 29 Oct -30 Oct 31 Oct- 01 Nov 03 Nov-04 Nov 05 Nov-06 Nov 07 Nov-08 Nov 10 Nov-11Nov 12 Nov-13 Nov 14 Nov-15 Nov 17 Nov-18Nov 21 Nov-22 Nov 24 Nov-25 Nov 26 Nov-27 Nov 28 Nov-29 Nov 01 Dec - 02Dec 03 Dec - 04 Dec 05 Dec - 06 Dec 08 Dec - 09 Dec 10 Dec-11 Dec 12 Dec-13 Dec 15 Dec-16 Dec 17 Dec-18 Dec 19 Dec- 20 Dec 22 Dec-23 Dec 24 Dec-25 Dec 26 Dec-27 Dec 29 Dec-30 Dec Note: Cost of Day Rafting US$ 60 Cost of Canyoning is US$ 135 Escape from Kathmandu with a trip to Borderlands Resort ~ Every Weekend !! During high flows, when the upper section is not runnable, we offer the lower section below the dam which is always exciting in high flows. TRISHULI 2 Days CLASS III-IV US$ 110 EVERY DAY DEPARTURE THE RIVER OF GOLD:SUNKOSHI 9 DAYS CLASS III-IV (+) US$ 630 The warm waters of Sunkoshi surge for 270kms between the roads. The river has whipped foamy water where narrow canyons constrict the river flow and the cataracts are long and powerful. There are dozens of adrenaline pumping rapids and miles of calmer water to reflect on this beautiful area. Conveniently located along the Prithivi Highway, 100 km from Kathmandu and within close proximity to the Manakamana Cable Car station, our Trishuli beach camp provides tented accommodation on twin sharing basis with the modern day comfort of deluxe camping. UPPER SUNKOSHI/BALEPHI 2 Days CLASS IV-V US$ 110/120/140 The warm waters of Sunkoshi surge for 270 kms between the roads. The river has whipped foamy water where narrow canyons constrict the river flow and the cataracts are long and powerful. There are dozens of adrenaline pumping rapids and miles of calmer water to reflect on this beautiful area. TRISHULI KAYAKING 4 Days CLASS II-III US$ 270 With the support and guidance of our internationally certified instructors, we can make your introduction to kayaking enjoyable and positive. The thrill and gratification of learning to Kayak in the Himalayas is a great start to Kayaking. 13 Aug-14 Aug 15 Aug-16 Aug 18 Aug-19 Aug 20 Aug-21Aug 25Aug-26 Aug 27 Aug-28 Aug 29 Aug-30 Aug 01 Sep-02 Sep 03 Sep-04 Sep 05 Sep-06 Sep 08 Sep-09 Sep 10 Sep-11 Sep 12 Sep-13 Sep 15 Sep-16 Sep 18 Sep-19 Sep 20 Sep-21 Sep 22 Sep-23 Sep 24 Sep-25 Sep 26Sep-27 Sep 29 Sep-30 Sep 01 Oct-02 Oct 03 Oct-04 Oct 06 Oct-07 Oct 08 Oct-09 Oct 10 Oct-11 Oct 13 Oct-14 Oct 06 Sep-09 Sep 13 Sep-16 Sep 20 Sep-23 Sep 2 7 S e p - 3 0 S e p 04Oct- 07 Oct 11 Oct- 14 Oct 18 Oct- 21 Oct 25 Oct- 28 Oct 01 Nov- 04 Nov 08 Nov- 11 Nov 15 Nov-18 Nov 22 Nov- 25 Nov 29 Nov- 02 Dec 06 Dec- 09 Dec 13 Dec- 16 Dec 20 Dec- 23 Dec 22 Sep-30Sep 03 Oct-11 Oct 14 Oct-22 Oct 25 Oct-02 Nov 05 Nov-13 Nov 16 Nov-24 Nov 28Nov-04 Dec THE RAGING RIVER:MARSHYANGDI 4 DAYS CLASS IV-V US$ 280 Marshyangdi is called the 'Raging River' in the local dialect and this aptly describes one of the best whitewater runs in the world. Children play excitedly as we pass, snow-capped Himalayan giants surround us and the champagne river churns and bubbles below. Few rivers rival Marshyangdi in terms of exhilarating whitewater and sustained sections of steep technical rafting test your teamwork. EVERY THURSDAY SETI RIVER:FAMILY TRIP 01 Sep-02 Sep 08 Sep-09 Sep 15 Sep-16 Sep 22 Sep-23 Sep 29 Sep-30 Sep 06 Oct-07 Oct 13 Oct-14 Oct 20 Oct-21 Oct 27 Oct-28 Oct 03 Nov-04 Nov 10 Nov-11 Nov 17 Nov-18 Nov 24 Nov-25 Nov 01 Dec-02 Dec 08 Dec-09 Dec 15 Dec-16 Dec 2 DAYS(POKHARA Xtra) CLASS II-III US$ 130 It is truly a great fun trip perfectly designed for you to get along with your near and dear ones on the raft. The floating crystal blue water gives you ample opportunity to swim on the flat water. At the same time, you will be accompanied by learner kayakers and instructors which makes the trip sensational. EVERY SATURDAY KAYAK CLINICS:TRISHULI/SUNKOSHI (BEACH CAMP) 08 Sep-11 Sep 15 Sep-18 Sep 22 Sep- 25 Sep 29Sep-02 Oct 06 Oct-09 Oct 13 Oct-16 Oct 20 Oct-23 Oct 27 Oct-30Oct 03 Nov-06 Nov 10 Nov-14 Nov 17 Nov-20 Nov 24 Nov-27 Nov 01 Dec-04 Dec 08 Dec-11 Dec 4 DAYS CLASS II-III US$ 260 With the support and guidance of our internationally certified instructors, we can make your introduction to kayaking enjoyable and positive. The thrill and gratification of learning to Kayak in the Himalayas is a great start to Kayaking. Note: of 2 days Kayak Clinic 4 Cost is USD 1 0 THE WESTERN BLEND:KARNALI 27 Sep-06 Oct 09 Oct-18 Oct 20 Oct-29 Oct 03 Nov-12 Nov 115 Nov-24 Nov 27 Nov-06 Dec 07 Dec-16 Dec 10 DAYS CLASS III-V (-) US$ 730 The Karnali, Nepal's mightiest river, descends through the Himalayas in a series of magnificent gorges. Seasonal snow melts and storms can cause the river level to swell drastically, creating the extremes of whitewater rafting. Expect exceptionally big volume rafting through jungles inhabited by nomads traditionally known as the 'Routes', deserted beaches and small villages. JEWEL OF THE EAST:TAMUR 11 Oct-22 Oct 22 Oct-02 Nov 02 Nov-13 Nov 12 DAYS CLASS III-V (-) US$ 860 This newly opened river in the eastern part of Nepal is an excellent combination of one of the best short Himalayan treks, amazing mountain views of the eastern Himalayan ranges including Mt. Kanchanjunga and Mt. Makalu and exhilarating river expedition. 13 Nov-24 Nov 18 Oct-19 Oct 25 Oct-26 Oct 01 Nov-02 Nov 08 Nov-09 Nov 15 Nov-16 Nov 22 Nov-23 Nov 29 Nov-30 Dec 06 Dec-07 Dec 13 Dec-14 Dec 20 Dec-21 Dec 11 Sep-13 Sep 14 Sep-16 Sep 18 Sep-20 Sep 21 Sep-23 Sep 25 Sep-27 Sep 28 Sep-30 Oct 02 Oct-04 Oct 05 Oct-07 Oct 09 Oct-11 Oct 12 Oct-14 Oct 16 Oct-18 Oct 19 Oct-21 Oct 23 Oct-25 Oct 26 Oct-28 Oct 30 Oct-01 Nov 02 Nov-04 Nov 06 Nov-08 Nov 09 Nov-11 Nov 13 Nov-15 Nov 16 Nov-18 Nov 20 Nov-22 Nov 23 Nov-25 Nov 27 Nov-29Nov 30 Nov-02 Dec 04 Dec-06 Dec 07 Dec-09 Dec 11 Dec-13 Dec 15 Dec-16 Dec 18 Dec-20 Dec 21 Dec-23 Dec 25 Dec-27 Dec Turbulent rapids intertwine with abrupt drops as we dodge our way down intricate chutes of sparkling water. Village terraces cling precariously to the slopes and surreal snow-capped peaks hang suspended above us as we drift through the world's deepest gorge. Being one of the holiest rivers in Nepal, every junction of the Kali Gandaki is dotted with cremation sites and above ground burial mounds. THE HOLY RIVER:KALI GANDAKI 3 DAYS (POKHARA Xtra) CLASS III-IV US$ 180 EVERY TUESDAY & FRIDAY