Tamor Rafting

Trip highlights

  • The best river and trek combination trip in Nepal
  • It features magnificent white water in a beautiful valley combined with one of the most scenic treks
  • Sixth largest river in Nepal and the Tamur and its tributaries drain the snows of Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world

Tamor River Rafting trip filled with colorful natural heritage and combined with fantastic short trekking to rafting starting point Dovan along the main route of Kanchenjunga trek. The third highest peak of the world Mt Kanchenjunga will be dominating with its holy glimpse while you will climb up on great ridges. Due to its extraordinary landscape features and biggest one natural rhododendron garden are other main attractions of this trip. In beginning days of Tamur River rafting you will allow to trek and enjoy incredible hiking journey about three days. You will trek further of Basantapur via Chauki, village, Mangalabare, Gupha Pokhari, Gurja up to Dovan where we will spend last night stay of the great trek at river beach camp.

Tamur River rafting is ever renowned as one of the best classic wilderness challenge of East Nepal. After the beautiful trek days at Dovan rafting put in point you will prepare classic rafting journey. Next day at Dovan early morning you will have a breakfast then commences the rafting and it will follow until Chatara. About four days you will have almost flow with flat section long and some great rapids. But the further bridge of Mulghat action you never can imagine. There are mind blowing rapids which some of them great adrenaline run. Together along the beach camping site nearby you will encounter typical indigenous kirat culture of east Nepal.

Tamor Rafting Photo Gallery

What's included

  • Professional licensed guides fluent in English. Safety certified to international standards in Whitewater River Guiding, Swift Water Rescue and Wilderness First Aid
  • Professional safety kayakers
  • Gear raft support
  • International brand ISO/CE certified rafting equipment including helmets, PFDs, paddles, splash jackets and wetsuits
  • Dry bags and pelican boxes to keep your personal items dry and safe on the river
  • Variety of fresh, hygienically prepared meals while on the river, including tea, coffee, hot chocolate and drinking water
  • Camping logistics and equipment including shelters, tents, simple mattresses and sleeping bags/ you can bring your own sleeping bag if you have
  • Round trip private transportation
  • River permits
  • Industry standard first aid kits

What's NOT included

  • Cold drinks and alcoholic beverages during the whole trip
  • Emergency evacuation
  • Things of personal use
  • Member insurance
  • Tips to Staffs
  • Flight Ticket

What to bring

River wear: shorts or half pant, T-shirts (long sleeve for sun protection), swim wear, sun cap, sun glass, suntan cream, personal water bottle, a pair of river sandal etc

For camp site: personal sleeping bag, lightweight shirts, T-shirts, trouser/pant, under garments, socks, a towel, light shoe, fleece type jacket, flash light, personal toiletries, camera, reading and writing materials, medication recommended by your private doctor or personal first-aid kit etc.


Trip deperature date

Trip Details


10 – 12 days

Trek Start Point:

(option to fly Kathmandu – Biratnagar)


4 days

River Days:

6 Days


class 4(4+)

Put in Point:


Ending Point:

(option to fly Biratnagar – Kathmandu)

Best Time to Do:

Oct-Nov, April


131 km (82 miles)


Private Jeep/Van/Bus/Fly

Food Service:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner.


Safety kayakers for every trip and wilderness first-aid service

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