Kali River Rafting Expedition INR 25000/-

The Kali River originates from the Greater Himalayas at Kalapaani at an altitude of 3600 m, in the Pithoragarh District of Uttarakhand, India. The river is named after the Goddess Kali whose temple is situated in Kalapaani near the Lipu-Lekh pass at the border between India and Tibet. On its upper course, this river forms India's continuous eastern boundary with Nepal.

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  • Vacation Style Open Trip
    • rafting-trip
    Rafting & Camping Trip
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Group Size Medium
All about Kali River Rafting Expedition

The Kali River joins with the Gori Ganga at Jauljibi, a place famous for its annual trade fair. Kali also make confluence with the Saryu River at Pancheshwar. At the confluence with Saryu Kali it is known as Pancheshwar and famous for Mahaseer Angling spot.
The Kali River is a great introduction for multi day white water expedition in India. It is a typical pool drop river, with relaxing calm scenic stretches followed by big exciting rapids with long wave trains. The river flows past terraced villages, waterfalls, white sandy beaches and dense tropical jungles. The river forms the border between India and Nepal it gives a good insight into the people from both countries. The area is rich in wildlife and the river is full of big Gaming fish called “Mahasheer”. The area is home to leopard, bear, elephant, monkey and over 500 species of bird.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
Whats included in this trek (Includes) Items that are covered in the cost of tour price.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis AP basis.
  • On the trip: In camping tents on twin sharing basis including all meals (Veg and Non-Veg).
  • AP basis: All meals included
  • Travel: Delhi-Kathgodam-Delhi (Train tickets 3 ac/ CC)
  • Kathgodam to Pancheswar and Boom to Kathgodam in Tempo Traveler.
  • Safety Kayakers & experienced river guides and kitchen staff on the trip.
  • All camping gears as; Tents, Mattress (Rubber + Air), camping chairs and folding table, Dinning tent etc.
  • Entry/ Permit fee.
  • Govt. Service Tax (9%) as applicable
Whats not included in this trek (Excludes) Items that are covered in the cost of tour price.
  • Cold drinks, alcohol, Gratitude’s and such kind of personal nature expenses.
  • Any other services which are not included in “Trip Includes”
  1. Day 1 Delhi-Kathgodam (By Train)

    Board overnight train Delhi – Kathgodam. Overnight in Train.

  2. Day 2 Kathgodam-Pancheswar (By Road 6 hrs)

    Arrival at Kathgodam railway station, Drive 6hrs to Pancheswar via Lohaghat through beautiful Kumaoni villages and terraced fields. Camp at confluence of Kali and Saryu rivers. Some can try there hands on Angling. Overnight in tents.

  3. Day 3 Rafting: 4-5 hrs

    Breakfast and safety briefing about rafting, get into rafting gears and float down on big water KALI.

  4. Day 4 Rafting: 4 hrs

    After breakfast float down to Surnaya (appx: 4hrs), Pack lunch at one of the sandy beach. Camp little lower of Surnaya village.

  5. Day 5 Rafting: 5hrs

    Breakfast and raft down to Chuka (appx: 5hrs). This day we can run many rapids of grade 3-4 including rapid Chuka monster. Camping after the Chuka rapid.

  6. Day 6 Raft and Drive to Kathgodam

    This is our last day of rafting on Kali with very frequent rapids and beautiful villages. We will pass through Purnagiri gorge. Raft Pullout at Boom, Drive to kadthgodam to catch night train to Delhi.

Overall Rating 5/5
Reviewed on 20 September 2010

We have been to Source of Ganges trek with Kundan. It was very amazing driving through beautiful views, crossing glaciers and snowy mountains. It was arranged very perfectly, including good food and great camping.


Best Time: Oct - Dec and Feb - May

Cost: 25000/- Per Head (all inclusive) BOOK NOW

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