Rafting and Kayaking

Nepal houses some of the best white water rafting spots in the world like the Bhotekoshi, Marsayangdi, and the Trishuli River. The river rafting involves sitting on a raft and making your way through the river as you head from Point A to Point B. Battling these rivers is not for the faint-hearted as the rivers here even incorporate Class 4 rapids, and have earned the reputation for being one of the most adventurous ones. One of the famous river rafting in Nepal is the Bhotekoshi River rafting, which excites the travelers with its steep rapids and the cinematic view of its gorges. The intense rapids are bound to leave you shocked and simultaneously craving for more. Having said that, rafting in minor rapids are also available to the ones wanting a small taste of the adventure.

Bungee Jump

For the thrill seekers that wish to plunge into the depths of the unknown, the Bungee jump facilities definitely cater to your need. The most famous bungee jump in Nepal is hands down the Last Resort, which is perched at a height of above 150 meters and is regarded as the second highest bungee jump in Asia. Imagine yourself standing on that height as your companions begin the countdown, feel adrenaline in your veins and JUMP! The picturesque view of the Bhotekoshi River beneath and the green hills add an enchanting appeal to the jump. Another place where you can feel the ultimate thrill is the Pokhara Bungee, where along with the jump you’ll be amazed by the delightful panorama of Machhapuchhre and Annapurna.

Chitwan Jungle Safari

The Chitwan National Park is one of the major UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Nepal and is famed for its exquisite creatures and diverse vegetation. The Park is also ripe for bird watching as it houses more than 500 bird species. Enjoy the crisp air as you battle through the morning fog and venture deep into the untamed wilderness with the chirping of birds keeping you company. Sit on the back of a majestic elephant, or enjoy the alternative of Jeep Safari and traverse through the humid and dense jungle vegetation. Satisfy your curiosity by observing the Gharial soaking in the sunlight, tigers engaged in the hunt, and the one-horned rhinoceros minding its business. Spend some time at the Elephant breeding center and don’t forget to indulge in some Elephant Popo and Football. The Chitwan Jungle Safari promises a euphoric feeling with a warmth of nostalgia.

Cycling in Nepal

The foothills of the mighty Himalayas are a prime destination for bikers who wish to experience the untainted thrill of nature. The blend of crisp mountain air, delightful vistas of the enormous snowcapped is what cycling in Nepal is all about. Bikers not only get the opportunity to travel through some of the most jaw-dropping downhill and hairpin curves, but the cycling trips also provide plentiful time to experience the new culture and surrounding as well. Take the Jomsom Muktinath Cycling trip and watch as the landscape transforms from green to arid. Witness astounding gorges, thousands of years in the making and witness the ancient secrets of the forbidden kingdom of Lo Manthang as you indulge in the Upper Mustang and Lo Manthang cycling. These are just a couple of examples and Nepal boasts of many such around its vicinity that can be the ideal option to the explorers yearning to  Open your cameras and capture every bit of this delightful moment while it lasts.

Paragliding

Who, once in their lifetime, haven’t had the urge to fly and soar above the clouds? Among the fun and adventurous activities, the opportunity to drift through the skies is an act worthy of a true daredevil. Your craving is fulfilled by the Pokhara Paragliding and the Kathmandu Paragliding services. A seasoned glider will accompany you and watch the dazzling landscape which is a mixture of greenery, mountains and lakes unfold. The high winds may intimidate you and you might feel a bit acrophobic, but the experience you gain is worth a lifetime. There are places in the outskirts of Kathmandu like Bhote Chaur where there are authorized spots and agencies conducting paragliding with various offers available.

There is more to Nepal than just hiking and trekking. Travelers can indulge themselves in these adventurous activities and learn the true beauty that Nepal possesses. Either it is cycling through the hills, or soaring through the skies, these activities ensure that you get your money’s worth and enjoy your stay in Nepal to the maximum extent. Your satisfaction is our guarantee!

Basu Panday

Basu Panday started his journey in tourism and hospitality as a support staff 17 years ago.

He has travelled all the Himalayan region as trekking staff and trekking guide, and have climbed 6000+ meters several trekking peaks in the Himalaya. He often leads trips in Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and India. He had travelled to many other countries such as Germany, France, Switzerland, Italy, Sweden, Romania, Lithuania, Greece, Denmark Spain, Australia and the USA for promotion of Nepal’s tourism. 

After working as support staff, then tour and trek guide, he eventually fulfilled his desire to start his own company, Nepal Social Treks and Expedition, in 2006.

Basu is friendly and he is the one who answers most of your trip questions. So if you have any inquiry about our trip, don't be shy. Write to us.

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