Top Destinations for Thrilling River Rafting in Pakistan


Very few know that Pakistan is one of the world’s most treacherous and adventurous destinations that are still waiting to be explored. From trekking to trailing and endless of sea-side thrills; the country has a lot in its cusp, making it a real paradise for adrenaline junkies boarding flights to sojourn this part of Asia. Besides, Pakistan is a dream come true destination for those on lookout for white water rafting. Snow capped mountains and glaciers give birth to shimmering rivers that offer awesome opportunity for white water sports. Here are some of the places in Pakistan where you can enjoy the unmatched thrills and exhilaration of rafting.

Kaghan Valley

Nestled in the Mansehra district of Khyber Pakktoonkhaw, this legendry valley is a place of surreal natural charms that can be best explored by taking rafting tour in the River Kunhar. Navigating through the icy cold water of the river can be extremely thrilling, yet joyous indeed. Scenic beauty on either bank of Kunhar will also leave you spellbound and give ample opportunities for photography. Holidaymakers taking flights to explore this heavenly corner of Pakistan would glad to know that varieties of rafting packages are offered by many local agencies.

Indus River (from Jaglot to Thakot)


This furious Himalayan River offers a wide range of rafting options. But the stretch between Jaglot and Thakot is where the rafting can be comparable to the best experiences in the world. It is suitable for those with exhilaration of utmost kind in mind. However, the river features slow rapids at some places, allowing amateurs who spend flights and holiday deals for the destination to enjoy the sport. For those in need of a bit of training, quick courses are offered by many professional operators.

Pankora (from Dir to Batkhela)

A good number of travellers from far and wide board flights to sojourn this area and enjoy rafting in graceful Pankora River. Whether you are desperate to beat the heat or simply looking for an adrenaline rush, rafting here is well worth the money spent on flights and holiday deals. You can choose among a variety of packages available for rafting as well as kayaking. Do wear appropriate safety gear for a safe and enjoyable excursion.