Upper Seti River Rafting in Pokhara

Rafting Expedition

Description
Only one hour from lakeshore Pokhara, this “short & sweet” journey offers one & ½ hours of non-stop adventure IV / IV+ rapids.This fairly technical stream offers fantastic Annapurna mountain views, crystal clear range froth, and an exquisite gorge embellished by suspension bridges & prayer flags processing within the wind.

UPPER SETI RIVER RAFTING
- This package have been designed for people with less time or for those not wishing to go travel far out side the Pokhara city. The short and sweet river Seti give you fantastic opportunity to enjoy thrill adventure. Our trip start from Lakeside and drive towards the north of Pokhara to Bamboo bridge which is takes about one hour journey. During our trip we feel & enjoy the world class adventure rafting with best view of Annapurna himalayas etc. End rafting at near Bindyabasini temple and drop to Lakeside

Tentative Plan
9.00 am: Reporting Time (Pokhara Office)
9.30 am: Departure Time
10.30 am: River Put-in-point - Bamboo Bridge
11.00: Rafting Gear Set Up Time
11.00 am to 12.30 pm: Rafting
1.00 pm: Return back to Lakeside. Service End.

Price Cost
Rs 4100/- Per Person for Nepal & Rs 5100/- for Foreign Nationality

What’s Included:
Professional English speaking licensed guides & safety kayakers, highly trained & safety certified to international standards in Rescue 3 WRT, Nepal Red Cross CPR & High Peak First Aid International Wilderness First-Aid
Professional safety kayakers
International name brand ISO certified rafting & kayaking equipment including full personal outfitting from essential paddles, helmets & life jackets to dry tops,
Simple packed lunch & drinking water
Round trip private 4WD jeep transportation
River permits
Industry standard first aid kits

Class: 4 Very Difficult:
Large rapid that require careful maneuvering. Dangerous hazards. Scouting from the shore is often necessary and rescue is usually difficult. kayakers should be able to roll. Turbulent water & large irregular waves may flip rafts. In the event of a mishap there is significant risk of loss, damage and/or injury.

SAFETY:
- Safety is the most important part of any river trip. Choosing a professional veteran rafting guide is the first -step. So it helps to abide by the following tips:
- Pick your river with care. Seek information from river guide before raft. Literature on river levels and difficulty.
- There should be a minimum of two rafts per trip, So that one can help when a fall happens from the other.
- Carry first-aid kit, Survival and rescue gear.
- Check to see that end loops and the leash are adequate before you push off. This makes it easier to keep hold of your boat when swimming big rapids, and also in the event of rescue.
- Be a team person, paddle synchronously.
- For boats, paddles and helmets, loud colors are recommended.
- Wear life jackets and helmets, properly too
- Keep your feet and arms inside the raft at all time.
- When you fall off into a rapid, float on your back, with your feet downstream.

What we provided::
All Rafting and Kayaking Equipment Waterproof bags for personal gears | Helmet Life Jacket | Paddle Transportation | Food Kayak & Raft Instructions | Camping and Cooking Equipments Waterproof Barrels & First aid kit

What you need:
Sleeping Bag & Mat | T-Shirt & Shorts | River Sandal | Sun Tan Lotion-Lip Cream | Towel | Personal Toiletries | Water Bottle | Torch Light | Sun Glass | Camera (We have waterproof containers, | final responsibility is yours) | Half Pant | Sun Hats.

River Classification of Difficulty:
Class: 1 Easy: Moving water with occasional small rapid, few or no obstacles.
Class: 2 Moderate: Small rapid with regular waves. Some maneuvering required but easy to native.
Class: 3 Difficult: Rapids with irregular waves and hazards that need avoiding.More difficult maneuvering required but routes are normally obvious. Scouting from the shore is occasionally necessary.
Class: 4 Very Difficult:Large rapid that require careful maneuvering. Dangerous hazards. Scouting from the shore is often necessary and rescue is usually difficult. kayakers should be able to roll. Turbulent water & large irregular waves may flip rafts. In the event of a mishap there is significant risk of loss, damage and/or injury.
Class: 5 Extremely difficult: Continuous, powerful, confused water makes route finding difficult and scouting from the shore is essential.Precise manicuring is critical and for kayakers, rolling ability needs to be 100%. Rescue is very difficult or impossible and in the event of a mishap there is a significant hazard to life.
Class: 6 Nearly impossible: Difficulties of class 6 carried to the extremely of navigability. Might possibly (but not probably) be run by a team of experts at the right water level in the right conditions with all possible safety precautions, but still with considerable hazard to life.

Seasons:
October through mid-December and March through early May are the best times. It is possible in winter, but you have to watch out for hypothermia. During monsoon (June to September), the white water sections are dangerous, but gentler stretches are run-able.

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