Adventure Activities In Nepal

Canyoning in Kakani


Canyoning in Kakani

Canyoning is a must-do adventure involving descending a series of waterfalls through a canyon rappelling, jumping, sliding and boulder scrambling. It is a common sport in many countries, which is both physically and mentally demanding, yet exciting that no thrill-seekers can skip. Nepal canoeing is an outdoor tourism pursuit in Nepal. Canyoning trips range from exploratory walks to some of the most intense Canyoning in Nepal. Our experienced canoeing guides will lead you to the deep pools below to abseil, hop and roll down steep canyon walls. In Nepal, Canyoning exciting experience is accessible at Kakani. Kakani is a short drive (30 mins) from Kathmandu. In the villages of Dhansar and Jurethum in Kakani district, there are two beautiful canyons, namely Phung Phunye (185 m) and Chhare(145 m). Both canyons fall in breathtaking scenery where one can view the beautiful panorama of Ganesh Himal as well as the Manaslu and Langtang regions while abseiling from the canyon. There is sufficient water flow during the season, as the region is situated at an altitude of 1,325 m from sea level which is neither cold nor hot. The best season for Canyoning in Kakani is during spring and autumn seasons. The Canyoning spot is not far from the well-known Kakani hill station popular as a picnic spot providing beautiful scenery. Besides, fishing of world-famous Japanese Trout Fish is also performed by local villagers.


Trip Code WPP-004-CIK
Destination Nepal
Season Spring and Autumn
Difficulty Moderate
Duration 3 Days


Day 1: Canyoning in Kakani

Early morning gather near the tourist town of Thamel and drive to Dhansar village, walk 30 minutes to the head of the Canyon of PhungPhugye.Start Canyoning for 2-3 hours, return trek to road.Have lunch at the local resort / restaurant.Drive back & arrive in Kathmandu by 7.00 pm


  • Airport pick-up and drop
  • Accommodation and breakfast in Kathmandu as per itinerary
  • Salary, Accommodation and Insurance of one trekking guide and required number of helpers
  • Trekking Helper for carrying goods and supplies
  • All accommodation
  • All Ground Transportation as per itinerary
  • Charge for canyoning
  • Wongchhu Peak Promotion duffel bag and trekking map.


  • Travel/trekking insurance
  • Airport departure tax
  • Rescue charge
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips for Guide


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