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The River of Gold / The Sunkoshi

One of the world's Top ten white water expeditions. The river rises near SHISHA PANGMA in Tibet and run eastwards draining the highest mountain of the world it emerges on to the northern plains of India where it joins the Ganges . The whitewater of Sunkoshi is Biblical which is huge and even expedition size rafts disappear into the vastness of crashing waves and rolling, boiling water. There are no roads or towns, just the occasional picturesque village and friendly shouts of "Namaste"from the bank -this is unspoilt, rural Nepal at its best. All along the river are beautiful large white sandy beaches for camping, and the lower section of the river heavily forested with troops of monkeys and exotic birds. About the Rainbow adventure.Rainbow adventure has been known as one of the best white water specialists with over a decade of experience, running trips in all of Nepal 's permitted rivers with 100 Percent safety record. .EquipmentWe basically follow the suggestions allocated by the lonely planet guide book providing you with high quality equipment such as a self bailing raft, American Cup life jackets, white water helmets, Carlisle paddles, advance rescue Kayaks, 100 percent water proof barrels, dry bags, first aid kit, two person tent, dry jacket, sleeping bags, mattress, and professional raft guide (well trained on emergency medical technical & River safety)FoodWe are always conscious of serving hygienic yummy meals, sterilized drinking water on the trips. Our chefs are Knowledgeable in Nepalese and international cuisines. The vegetables are iodine treated. We provide tin packed and fresh food.The GuideAll our guides are skilled outdoorsmen, superb chefs and great companions. Our guides are trained at international standards and have spent several years rowing for leading raft companies. What to Bring1:On the Raft Off the RaftT -shortsSun hat/capTrainer/Teva type sandalsShortsSunglassWater bottleSwimsuitToiletries/special medications2:Off the RaftLong trousersTowelDry shoes/socksWarm fleece jacketWarm shortsGood sleeping bagSun blockTorchlight

The River of Gold / The Sunkoshi The River of Gold / The Sunkoshi The River of Gold / The Sunkoshi