Cusco River Rafting: If you love adventure tours and looking for white water river rafting welcome to Cusco, Peru. We have exiting programs that fits very well with your expectation, one program for those who does not have much time, two days rafting opportunity for fun and our three days extreme program for expert people. This exciting whitewater rafting expedition is rated among the best of world Class Rivers. All you want in one place, Urubamba River, chuquicahuana and Apurimac river canyon. Below you will find out these options, le us to know which one you like and we can give that opportunity.
The Urubamba River runs from the high Andean ranges down through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, passes Machu Picchu and runs into the jungle. It has some exciting white water rafting opportunities, depending on the section of the river being done and the time of the year. One of our most popular Rafting sections during the season is the “Chuqui” section of the river on the Upper Urubamba. There are good class III rapids and the water is not contaminated, as unfortunately the Huambutio and Ollantaytambo section of the river are.
Daily departures available from May to September:.
Cusco river rafting itinerary
Our Cusco River Rafting in cusco starts with the pick you up at 8:50 am from your hotel in Cusco in our private transportation. The bus drive will take about one hour and a half to reach our camping ground at “Cusipata River”, where we can leave our baggage. Here you will enjoy, hot showers, toilets and a comfortable dining area.
Our Professional River guides will provide you with all the proper Rafting equipment such as helmet, wet suit, spray jacket, paddle and self-bailing raft. After a comprehensive safety talk you will drive 10 minutes more to Chuqui them we will be running exiting class III & III+. You will spend about two hours floating time, Afterwards, we finish de rafting at the camping pot “where a good hot lunch will be served and you can enjoy a relaxing sauna. And also we have a Zip line with 4 cables over the Urubamba River each one from 100 meters, our return would be in the afternoon.
2 Days 1 night River Rafting Itinerary
Day 01: We pick you up at your hotel with our private transportation, after one and a half hours drive we arrive to the put -in at the shores of “Cusipata River Camp” our private campground. Our professional Rafting Guides will give you a safety talk and provide you with all the proper equipment for Rafting. You would be floating for approximately two and a half hours, running class I & II, introductory type rapids. Afterwards, we will drive back and spend the night at “Cusipata River Camp”, where we have a thatched roof camping area with comfortable dining place, a sauna and hot tub, hammocks and excellent food. You will fall asleep under the whisper of the river.
Day 02: After a relaxing Sauna and a good night sleep , we get up for a healthy breakfast and drive up river to the CHUQUI section of the river, where we will be running class III, & III+ rapids . We will include some extra safety such as Kayaker or a Catarafs. After about 2 and a half hour, we arrive back to “Cusipata River camp”, where a Lunch will be served. Afterwards we drive back to Cusco arriving in the late afternoon.