NARA to hold Rafting Festival on 27th May

22nd May, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, May 22 : Umbrella organization of Rafting in Nepal (NARA), Nepal Association of Rafting Agencies (NARA) has announced to organize Rafting Festival in Trishuli River on 27th of May.

The rafting will be organized from Belkhu to Malekhu section of Trishuli River. The association has expected the participation of around 500 people.

NARA who is organizing program every year in May has fixed the amount for the event as Nrs. 2,000 per person inclusive of transportation, rafting and lunch.

NARA president Chandra Dahal said the event is aimed at promoting Domestic Tourism.

"We are very conscious regarding safety and security of the rafters. We will brief safety measures to all the participants before they start rafting," He claimed.

He further added that  kayaks and rescue teams will be kept standby at defferent places.

The buses for the event will departure at 6 AM from Sorhakhutte, the organizers informed.