River Rafting & Kayaking

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Bhutan The land of Thunder Dragon is often referred as Drukyul where the place is isolated from rest of the world. Since Bhutan being opened its door to outside world with Concept of Gross National Happiness, GNH, it has become one of the top tourist destination in the world and cultural tourism boost the visitors in recent years but now most tourists outside world found Bhutan as one of the best tourist spot for river rafting and Kayaking in this modern era of tourism development in Bhutan. As Bhutan is mountainous country which is located between famous countries India in the South and China in the North, east of Nepal, south of Tibet created vastly untouched natural environments. Through this rich environment and rainfall during summer and snow in the winter contributes continues flow of rivers that has created perfect place for Rafting and Kayaking in this beautiful Himalayan region. March, April, May, September and October is the perfect time of year to see this country by rafting and kayaking through these beautiful rivers. Below are the different grades or classifications of River Rafting and Kayaking found in Bhutan.

Rivers suitable for water sports.

location

River

 

Section

 

Km

Difficulty

 

Sports

Paro

 

PaaChhu

 

MistsiZamfoot

Freezer gorge Section

 

 

10 Km

III and IV

 

 Kayaking recommended only

                 

Paro

 

PaaChhu

 

Lower PaaChuu

 

7 Km

III with one class V

Kayaking only

                 

Chun-zom

 

Upper run Wang Chhu

 

Chundzom to Tam Chhu

 

4 Km

Class IV and V

Kayaking only

Tam Chhu

 

Lower Wang Chhu

 

Tam Chhu

 

4 Km

Class III

  Kayaking and Kayaking

Punakha

 

Pho Chhu

 

Upper Pho Chhu

 

7 Km

III and IV

Rafting and Kayaking

                 

Punakha

 

Pho Chhu

 

Lower Pho Chhu

 

7 Km

III with one IV

 

Rafting and Kayaking

Punakha

 

Mo Chhu

 

Upper Mo Chhu

 

3 Km

Class IV and V

Kayaking

               

Punakha

 

Mo Chhu

Sonam’s put in

5 Km

Class III nad IV

Kayaking Rafting

Punakha

 

Mo Chhu

Lower Mo Chhu

6 Km

Class I nad II

Rafting and Kayaking

WangdiPhodrang

 

Dang Chhu

Upper Dang Chhu

3 Km

Class IV and V

Kayaking

WangdiPhodrang

 

Dang Chhu

Middle Dang Chhu

5 Km

Class IV and 3

Rafting

         

Class V scout

(strong and experienced team)Kayaking

             

WangdiPhodrang

 

Dang Chhu

Lower Dang Chhu

5 Km

Class III

Rafting and Kayaking

Trongsa

 

MandgeChhu

EmaDatsi Canyon

7 Km

Class III and IV at

and extreme caution

Kayaking but Raftingpossible with medium flow Strong team

Bumthang

 

ChamkharChhu

Thankbi

5 Km

Class II and III

Rafting and Kayaking

Bumthang

 

Tang Chhu

Misitang Tang

10 Km

Class III and IV

including one of the only class VI piece of flat water in the world

Kayaking only, portage is not an option

             
             
             

Lhuentsi

 

KuriChhu

Upper run

14 Km

Class IV and V

Kayaking only

Lhuentsi

 

KuriChhu

Middle run

20 Km

Class IV with a

couple of class V

Kayaking only

             

Lhuentsi

 

KuriChhu

Lower run

10 Km

Class III

Rafting and Kayaking

                     
 

 

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