Peru white water river rafting tours
Rafting in Peru offers outstanding rivers for rafting adventures in the Coast, Andes and the Amazon jungle. Whether rafting the Apurimac River, the Tambopata River or the Yavero river you will have the rafting tour of a lifetime. No matter which trip or river you choose, we assure great fun, breathtaking scenery and some of Peru’s best rafting guides.
Join us on a tour absolutely free of distractions, discover the serenity of floating down rivers, and explore Peru’s natural wonders. With RIVER EXPLORERS you will see for yourself why so many call this “the best rafting trip of their life”.
Rivers for rafting in Lima
Peru’s geography is wild, from north to south, east to west Peru’s nature is simply fantastic and the perfect place for rafting activities. The are over 100 rivers in all Peru from which only 8 rivers are know for rafting. Whether you are in the Coast, Andes or jungle there is a river for all ages and abilities.
With River Explorers you get the best choice of fantastic Peru rafting activities everywhere you go! Discover the exhilaration of whitewater rafting. The thrilling rush of rapids, the magnificent views, the excitement of exploring hidden parts of the Inca land and much more on Peru’s rivers.
Choosing a river for rafting in Peru
To ensure the best whitewater rafting experience we created guidelines that will help rafting enthusiasts to pick a river for your adventure according to your experience, fitness level, ability and age. River Explorers provides the best team of rafting guides who are genuine, insightful, approachable, eager to share their passion for the river and local culture and they been chosen for their ability to make your trip safe, fun and unforgettable. Give us a call or send us an e-mail to discuss which trip is best suited for you.
We ask for some rafting experience for trips of more than 2 days, and for rivers with constant rapids of level IV and V. The best section to start your rafting adventure will be,
Near Lima in the region of Lunahuana you will find the Cañete River, who offer great rafting adventures for all. The Lunahuana Paullo is the best choice for beginners.
In Arequipa, you have one choice, the Chili River which is a good option for beginners and definitely can satisfied intermediate rafters.
With so many rivers, Cusco rafting options are wide for rafting in Peru. There are several rivers and many different sections for beginners.
The Urubamba river offer rafting tours all year long. This river offer activities north of Cusco, Sacred Valley and in the rain forest. The Ollantaytambo section in the Sacred Valley is perfect for first timers, families and school groups. According the season, its also important to mention that the Chuquicahuana section in the upper part of the Urubamba River is good for beginners and intermediate rafters during dry season. Urcos and Piñipampa are the best choices for rafting during rainy season.
The rain forest is another section and for us is the best place for beginners during dry season. Contact us for more info.
The Apurimac river offers outstanding rafting experiences. The Black canyon 2 or 3 days is the best choice for beginners with good fitness level.
Peru rafting – What is included
Having the right gear it becomes part of our identity. This description is an overview of the gear that we provide to all our rafting visitors. The gear differs from one river to another and from day to multi day river trips.
On the River
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