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  • Trip introduction

    This 2-day Lower Seti river rafting trip is an exciting adventure that takes you through Nepal’s scenic landscapes as you pass through lush greenery and mountain gorges while battling some thrilling rapids.

    Ideal for beginners and families, this journey is not too strenuous but quite enjoyable with gentle terrain and pleasant warm water. Over 2 days, you’ll battle rapids of grades II and III as you pass through different parts of the river. As your journey progresses, you’ll also get to witness a wide variety of Nepal’s rustic landscapes; from local villages and terraced rice fields, you’ll catch sight of waterfalls, suspension bridges, jungles rife with wildlife and gorgeous riverside sandy beaches – one of which you’ll even camp on.

    Destination

    Considered as one of Nepal’s holiest rivers, the Seti Gandaki River originates from the Tibetan Plateau and meanders its way through a deep gorge through the Himalayas. Named after ‘Kali’ the goddess of destruction, this river has made a place for itself in many tales of Hindu Mythology. It is also a left tributary of the Trishuli River.

    During this trip, you’ll make your way from Pokhara till the Chitwan National Park, a journey will encompass many of Nepal’s rugged landscapes. Thus, you’ll start with a bus ride from Pokhara till Damauli and then begin your rafting session. On the next day, you’ll end your adventure at the Ghai Ghat from where you’ll be driven back to Pokhara.

    Destination highlights

    Combine the fun of adventure with unrelenting natural beauty through this 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip. | Pass through scenic landscapes and backgrounds. | Camp on a gorgeous riverside beach. | Imbibe the raw beauty of Nepal's rustic mountainside. | Spot many native wild animals and birds.

    Activity Details

    II and III

    Yes

    15-20

    7 hrs

    32 kms

    Kayakers

    Trip details
  • Lower Seti River Rafting Trip Day 1: Rafting from Damauli

    Be ready at your hotel for a pick-up by 06:30 hrs. Please do note that pick-ups take place from hotels situated in the lakeside area in Pokhara. You'll travel to the centre from where you'll board the private bus towards Damauli by 07:00 hrs. Once you reach, you'll undergo a thorough briefing before starting the rafting session. You'll enjoy battling grades II and III rapids. After rafting for a few hours, you'll find a secluded beach where you'll set up your campsite. Spend your evening exploring around and relaxing. At night, you'll feast on a healthy dinner before retiring into your tents for some restful sleep.

    Overnight in tents.

    You'll begin your journey with a pick-up from the lakeside area of Pokhara by 06:30 hrs. Today's package includes freshly prepared meals of lunch and dinner. Besides this, you'll also be offered tea, coffee, hot chocolate and drinking water. You'll spend the night on a secluded riverside beach in Damauli in twin sharing camp tents that are equipped with simple mattresses and sleeping bags. Please do carry additional blankets/shawls for your protection.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Pokhara

    Lower Seti River bank

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Dinner

    Veg | Non-veg
    Lower Seti River Rafting Trip Day 2: Rafting till Ghai Ghat and return to Pokhara
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 30 days prior to the departure of the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip: 75% refund.

    For cancellations made 29 to 15 days prior to the departure of the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made 14 to 2 days prior to the departure of the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip: 25% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 48 hrs prior to the departure of the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    Above and beyond all cancellation fees/charges by the operator and The Great Next, you will be charged international payment transfer fees. Please check with us what these charges will be for this trip.    

    Rules on trip

    Consumption of alcohol or any kind of intoxication is not permitted during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    No harm or damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the guide at all times during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    The equipment should be used with care during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Hotel pick-ups take place from the lakeside region of Pokhara from 06:30 hrs. For those situated beyond the lakeside region, there will be an additional charge for pick-ups and drop-offs.

    Travellers from outside Thailand are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover tips to staff and other incidental expenses during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. Accordingly, prices may be subject to a foreign currency premium/discount at the time of booking. 

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the 2-day Lower Seti rafting trip.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of this course depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra costs are incurred due to changes in the itinerary, they will be borne by the traveler.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • River rafting on Lower Seti river

    • Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel at the Lakeside area of Pokhara
    • Transport to the start point and from the end point by tourist bus
    • Accommodation in tents on a twin sharing basis
    • Lunch on Day 1 and 2
    • Dinner on Day 1
    • Breakfast on Day 2
    • Hot chocolate, tea/coffee
    • Drinking water
    • Professional english speaking licensed guides
    • Professional safety kayakers
    • Gear raft support
    • International ISO/CE certified rafting equipment: helmets, PFD's, paddles, splash jackets and wetsuits
    • Dry bags and pelican boxes
    • Camping gear: shelters, mattresses and sleeping bags
    • River permits
    • Industry standard first aid kit
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Transport to Pokhara

    • Visa, travel costs etc
    • Pick-up and drop-off from hotels beyond the Lakeside area of Pokhara can be provided at an additional cost
    • Personal expenses
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Tips for guides
    • Any photos or videos
    • Any additional expenses due to delays etc
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Shorts/half pants
    • Quick dry long t-shirt
    • Comfortable sandals
    • Swimwear
    • Track pants
    • Pyjamas
    • Warm fleece sweater
    • Waterproof jacket
    • Socks
    • Warm hat
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Open clothing

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Professional safety kayakers
    • Gear raft support
    • International ISO/CE certified rafting equipment: helmets, PFD's, paddles, splash jackets and wetsuits
    • Dry bags and pelican boxes
    • Camping gear: sheters, tents, mattresses and sleeping bags
    • Industry standard first aid kit

    You need to get

    • Backpack
    • Travel towel
    • Water bottle
    • Sun glasses
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • Lip balm
    • Poly bags or waterproof bags for wet clothes
    • Camera
    • ID proof
    • Toiletries
    • Extra blankets/shawls
    • Dry snacks
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Torch with batteries
    • Extra money in the local currency for tips

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.