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Holy river in Nepal

I following that river many time on my trekking guide job for trekking in Annapurna regions. Many... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TrekguidePokhara-NP
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Pokhara, Nepal
A SACRED RIVER FOR HINDUS

You pass through this river on your way from Jomsom to Mukthinath. You can visit this river from... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
KRAMA200
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Seattle, Washington
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“Holy river in Nepal”
18 May 2018
“A SACRED RIVER FOR HINDUS”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I following that river many time on my trekking guide job for trekking in Annapurna regions. Many peoples believe that to wash in the water here guarantees salvation after death. To the Buddhist it is the place that the great sage Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) meditated...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

This river bed is HUGE. The sandstorms in the afternoon are fierce. With construction at a hectic pace, it feels like the trucks and the jeeps are always near the river bed either ferrying people or construction material. So at some places it feels like...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

You pass through this river on your way from Jomsom to Mukthinath. You can visit this river from Jomsom also. It is most revered river for Hindus and a Source for Shaligrams -a fossil of Stones. But revered asincarnation of Vishnu by Hindus. WE visited...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

We were trekking in March/April, and the river looked unimpressive. However, when you go a bit further past Chhusang the canyons are truly impressive. Unspoiled, and hard to enjoy without the necessary ups/downs.

Thank Patrick V
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We had booked the rafting session with Swissa agency. And it was the best organised n well executed rafting n camping experience I have had so far. The rafting team was very friendly and cooperative and made sure we had fun and always ensuring our...More

Thank Vinothini K
Reviewed 30 April 2015

The Kali Gandaki river is the source of Shaligrams, which are believed to be the incarnations of Lord Vishnu and necessary to build any Vishnu temple. These are a special type of stone, some of which are fossils and they are shaped differently, believed to...More

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