Full Day Urubamba River

1 Day

Full day Urubamba River.

If you will choose rafting the upper Urubamba River, consider the season and the section. During raining season (December – April), heavy rains makes the upper section one the best places for rafting in Cusco. Because the stretch of the river is long, the upper portion offer different sections for different levels.

Normally in dry season (early May to December), this is a superb choice for vigorous first timers and can satisfied boaters with little experience. This rafting offers nice technical rapids with rocks, waves and wholes.


All the Urubamba whitewater rafting tours in the upper section starts at 8 am when you meet your guide at your hotel. The drive travels along the way down the Saylla and Oropesa Valley. The whole route offer spectacular views of the Andes, lakes and charming villages. Each town along the drive possess its own beauty and range of uniqueness, including local markets, rich corn farmlands and ancient ruins.

Once at the beginning, you will put on a wet-suit, life jacket, paddle jacket and helmet- Thereafter, the head guide will give a well orientated safety talk about the commands and will show techniques for rescue, swimming positions and other safety instructions related to rafting. Once this is done, we will jump into the river! Each guide will make sure that you feel secure with the information given in the briefing which you will practice before start running the rapids.



Our adrenaline-filled expedition begins, when we will pick you up from your hotel in our private transport, after one and a half hours drive we arrive in the put -in at the shores of “Cusipata River Lodge “ our private campsite, where we can leave your luggage. Here you will enjoy, hot showers, toilets, relaxing sauna and a comfortable dining area.

Our professional Rafting Guides (English and Spanish) 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 exciting rapids class III & III+.

We can be sailing in the river for about two hours and then arrive at our base camp, where we can enjoy a delicious lunch will be served Return would be in the afternoon around 5:00 pm.

Urubamba is the province that grows white maize of an immense size and is considered the largest in the world and is the place where the Vilcanota River is renamed the Urubamba River; At the height of this city, the river becomes more powerful and turbulent, allowing you to practice level III rafting.


Cost Include & Exclude


  • Transportation from Cusco to the put-in at the River
  • All the rafting equipment, such as Helmet, Life jacket, paddle, self-bailing Raft, Spray Jacket, wetSuit and booties.
  • Professional English speaking Rafting guide
  • Safety Kayaker
  • Lunch in local Rest
  • Transportation back from the River
  • Hot showers, toilets.


  • You need to take a complete set of dry clothing
  • Sunblock, factor 50, recommended
  • A small towel
  • A Swimming suit to wear under the wetsuit
  • A good positive mental aptitude

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Full Day Urubamba River
From $60.00
/ Adult