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after the Hindu goddess of destruction, Kali, the river rises in Mustang,
on the northern side of the Himalayan range. As it tumbles down between
the majestic Daulagiri and the Annapurna ranges, it creates one of the
world's deepest river canyons.
recent damming of the lower portion of this river, has left us with one
of Nepal's premier medium length river journeys; combining great whitewater
with some of the most beautiful scenery in Nepal, seldom-visited villages,
truly quiet and introspective evenings, abundant wildlife, sandy beaches
and outrageously beautiful waterfalls.
on the Kali Gandaki are much more technical and continuous keeping paddlers
busy all day. Both experienced and novice rafters love this. Nowhere
else is it possible to find such diversity on a 3 day raft
drops, sparkling chutes and turbulent rapids provide class III to IV+
runs during the fall and spring seasons. This ancient trading route from
Tibet takes you through the deepest river gorge in the world. Watch for
the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Mountain Ranges (the popular trekking route)
and have your camera ready!