|Level||Class 2-3 rapids.|
|Duration||2 hours in the river.|
|Location||Sacred Valley of the Incas - Cusco.|
|Description||Beautiful mountain views and Whitewater rafting. Experience is not necessary. Floating options.|
|Departures||Every day. All year round.|
At 9:30AM guides and all equipment will be waiting for passengers at our river put in located in Pachar in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Here passengers will receive rafting equipment and a safety briefing (toilet facilities and changing rooms available). After a brief practice on the flat parts of the river, we start our journey on easy water while we admire the spectacular views of the mountains and archaeological remains. Continue towards Ollantaytambo and its amazing Inca terraces, at the time we experience class 2-3 rapids, to finish with “El Resbaladero” (The Slide), a strong class 3 rapid that includes waves and small whirlpools. We then reach our river take out located in the community of Cachiccata (Toilets and changing rooms available) just 10 minutes by car from Ollantaytambo.
OPTIONAL UPPER SECTION, SOUTH OF CUSCO FOR CLIENTS STAYING IN CUSCO:
At 8:30AM the guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco from We will drive south towards Cusipata town where we will pump the raft and will receive our gear and safety talk. After a period of training we board our rafts and start descent by the Vilcanota river. We will cross a narrow canyon with some class 2-3 rapids. The scenery is beautiful and give us the chance to see villagers working on their crops, fishermans and Andean birdlife.
Back to the hotel.