Tamur River Expedition
The Tamur River, also called Tamor Nadi, is a major river in eastern Nepal, which begins around Kanchanjunga. The Tamur and the Arun joins the Sun Koshi at Tribenighat to form the giant Saptakoshi which flows through Mahabharat Range on to the Gangetic plain. The watershed for the River Tamur extends from the slopes of the mountains of the Umbhak Himal on the border with Tibet, across to the slopes of Kanchenjunga (the world’s third highest peak). It is an outstandingly beautiful river with superb views of the Himalayas mountain range, including Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga and Mt. Makalu. The river trip includes around 120 km of continuous 125 rapids, grade 3 to 4, with some graded -5, making one of the best white water expedition trips in the world..
Tamur river(Tamor Nadi) is one of the best white water trips in the world, with the four-day trek to the put-in point takes you through beautiful rhododendron forests and the scenic views of Kanchanjunga Mountain range. Deer, Langur Monkeys, Yaks on the trekking/yak cheese, Common Kingfisher, River Chat and family, Himalayan Mashare, Silver carp and family are some of the animals and birds may see around this river. A trip to Tamor offers a thrilling experience combined trekking, Rafting and exploration through cultural heritage.Tour Highlight
- It offers cultural heritage
- Tamur river is one of the best white water trips in the world
- Trekking to scenic rhododendron forest.
- Scenic views of Kanchenjunga Mountain.
- Camping on the riverside.
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Kathmandu Airport Arrival
Upon Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, You will be met and greeted with a traditional welcome by TravHill representatives and be transferred to your hotel in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu to Basantapur
Trek from Chauki to Gufa Pokhari
The trail to Gupha Pokhari is equally fascinating; you will be witnessing beautiful landscape and diverse cultures. If you take this trip during the March to June season, you will get to experience different varieties of rhododendron in full bloom. From your trail, you will also be able to enjoy the views of Mt. Kanchanjunga (world’s third highest mountain, at 8,586 m) and Mt. Everest (world’s highest mountain, at 8,848 m). We will spend our night at Gupha Pokhari in our camp.
Trek to Gorja
Trek to Dhobhan
Rafting at Hinwa Khola
Drive back to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will raft until we reach the famous Hindu temple of Baraha. We will spend some time sightseeing, and then paddle to Chatara – our final put out point. We will have our lunch at a local restaurant. From Chatara, we will take a private bus and drive for about 14 to 15 hours to reach Kathmandu. We will stop our bus on the way for dinner at a Nepali restaurant. You can choose to stop at Chitwan National Park to enjoy the wildlife.
There is one more option; you may go to Biratnagar from Chatara and then fly to Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu & Overnight.
Professional English speaking licensed guides, highly trained and safety certified to international standards in Whitewater River Guiding, Swift Water Rescue, and Wilderness First Aid
Professionally trained and certified safety kayakers.
Gear raft support
Quality rafting and kayaking equipment, including boats, kayaks, helmets, paddles, PFDs, dry bags and Pelican boxes.
Accommodation in a camp and all necessary facilities including two man tents, shelters, simple mattress and sleeping bag, toilet tents, etc.
Treated drinking water
Two-way transportation (private bus, option to fly from Biratnagar – Kathmandu)
Entrance fees (for Day 2)
Industry standard first aid kits
Team photos (photos videos by our team)
Hotel cost includes a BB, twin sharing basis.
- Visas, flights, other taxes etc.
- Personal items like toiletries, clothing, camera etc.
- Alcohol and other packed food.
- Insurance policy: paddlers need to have their own insurance since we only provide insurance to our crew.
- Tips for guides – we pay our guides and porters fairly but if you want you can tip them personally.