Himalayan Whitewater Fest: Fun with a paddle under the Sun

Nepal is bestowed with natural beauty and amazing terrain that is just perfect for rough backyard play for adventure sports enthusiasts. One such sport is whitewater rafting and kayaking in any of the numerous raging rivers here. Every year, to promote whitewater rafting (especially Kayaking) in Nepal, there is an annual event held, that goes by the name Read more

Nepal Vacation: Adventure of a lifetime


Hello, all you adventure lovers and adrenaline junkies! Nice to know that you are planning your vacation in Nepal, for some ADVENTURE! Let me tell you something, you have an excellent taste! As in Nepal, a trip always is, way beyond just a trip! Just like the geographical diversity of Nepal, the adventure here is Read more

TAAN Concludes International Eco Challenge 2013

Single Track team secured the first position on the first TAAN International Eco-Challenge held in Kathmandu on Saturday. In the event, a total of 21 teams participated and among them Single Track time managed by Dhanjit Rai completed the race comprised of 6.5-kilometer of running, 14.5-kilometer cycling and 7.5-kilometer rafting in 2 hours, 43 minutes Read more

International Eco-Challenge 2013

Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) is organizing International Eco-Challenge 2013 which includes event comprising running, cycling and rafting, on Saturday, 17 August, 2013. The challenge has a minimum requirement of 18 years old  and by paying a registration fee of Rs 2,500 (for local team) and US$ 100 (for foreign team) anyone can participate. Read more

Nepali Rafting Guides in High Demand

Nepali rafting guides are catching sighting by foreign travel and tourism companies abroad. Around 200 guides are working in different countries like America, United Kingdom, Italy, Turkey, Australia, Japan, Germany, India and Bhutan. Binay Lama, a Nepali rafting guide working in Japan, said, “Rafting in the thundering waters of Himalayan Rivers offers the ultimate rafting Read more

First Mountaineering Sports Festival in Nepal

Kathmandu, 11 February:  Mountaineering Sports Federation of Nepal decided to organize the first Mountaineering Sports Festival in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Bhotekoshi in March. In an interaction program of Sunday the federation informed that the festival will include 12 adventurous and mountaineering sports- paragliding, rafting, canyoning, mountaineering bike race, cycling, ski, golf, horse ride, archery and Read more