Himalayan White Water Challenge-2019 conducted successfully


2nd Dec, 2019 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Dec 02: The international-level Himalayan White Water Challenge-2019 was successfully conducted at Bhotekoshi River of Sindhupalchowk from November 26-28. The event was organized by Nepal Association of Rafting Agencies (NARA).

Photo: Janardan Aryal

Competitors representing different countries participated  in the event which has been annually taking place in collaboration with the Nepal Tourism Board since 2002. NARA has laid emphasis on wider publicity and promotion of Nepal’s adventurous rafting business to bring many tourists from across the globe in view of Nepal Tourism Year-2020. The competition was held in four genres, namely Kayak Extreme Slalom, Downriver Race, Corporate Rafting Race and Water Cross.

More than 400 rafters, guide and audience of adventurous tourism of 30 countries participated in the programme. The outstanding performer will received an award of 1,000 US Dollar.