URUBAMBA WHITE RIVER RAFTING
White River Rafting is a good choice for your days off in Cusco, perform these adventure tours with all safety procedures, complete equipment and professional guides before booking, you have to know that we have two options to do this adventure tour:
|Location||In the Urubamba Valley, north of Cusco||In Urubamba Valley South of Cusco|
|Distance from Cusco Kms||78km(road goes up and down, curvy)||87 km(road goes inside the Urubamba Valley)|
|Time trip by car from Cusco||1 hour and 30 minutes||1 hour and 20 minutes|
|Season||All the year||All the year|
|Number of Class III Rapids||3||6|
At 09:00 AM we will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco, and after that we’ll begin our trip by bus to the Urubamba River (1 hour and 15 minutes more or less), once we arrive to the river, our guides will give you a safety briefing (they will explain you about the equipment, navigation, rapids, river, etc), then, you’ll get prepared with the rafting equipment, and after that, we’re ready to run the river!!
We’ll put the rafts on the river and we’ll practice paddling with our rafting crew…, then we’ll run rapids class II and III for 2 hours more or less, after it; we’ll arrive to the end point, once dry and dressed, we’ll have lunch, then we’ll begin our trip back to Cusco, arriving at 5pm more or less.
Class I Flat water, lakes, flat river places
Class II Small Rapids with small rocks
Class III Rapids, Waves, Rocks, amazing to do rafting
Class IV Strong Rapids, Waves, really fun
Class V The hardest level that a person can run, really dangerous
Class VI Not for run!, avoid!
* Always use your safety equipment
The rainy season is a very nice time to do rafting because the river gets faster and the waves and other hydraulics are larger. The rainy season lasts from December to April.
- Professional guides with English Spoken.
- Rafting equipment (helmet, life jacket, raincoat, paddle, wetsuit, Hyside Self Bailer Boats)
- Private Round Trip Transportation.
- Lunch (Meat, salad, sodas, tea, coffee, dessert, fruits)
- Optional: Video and Photos Services
We recommended to bring:
- Bathing suit
- Sandals with Velcro (to use in the river during the rafting tour)
- Shorts (to use over the wetsuit)
- Hat, sun block, sun glasses with
- Water Proof Photo Camera or Gopro
Once you’ll complete your booking, we’ll need the following information:
Your Cusco’s hotel address
Your heights (for the rafting equipment)
Are you vegetarians?
Do you have any allergies?
Do you want to rent a Gopro, please go to our Gopro web site rental?
Others that you’ve to know:
Compulsory to be able to Swim
Level of the river can change according the season
We reserve the right to change the itinerary according our clients’ safety
The Video and Pictures service is an optional service that sometimes gives a photographer kayaker from our crew, normally after your tour, you’ll be able to buy it (the CD), please just pay it once you’ll have this product with you, after each trip we delete pictures and videos, so, we can’t guarantee the existence of videos and pictures for long period of time
Children are required to go with her/his parents, we’ve children equipment too
If you have special needs, please let us know in advance
Prices in American Dollars per person