The rapid rivers that descend from Andean glaciers are vivid examples of how nature is transformed. On those rivers that water the Amazon jungle, is where the rafting activities take place. Several rivers have the ideal characteristics to guarantee an unforgettable Adventure.


Jatunyacu.- Offers the perfect combination of thrilling waters, between rapids and rest periods, which is the reason why this is one of the most popular rivers in the entire Amazon region to practice this sport. Degree of Difficulty: Medium. Season: Year-round.


Quijos.- This river, of worldwide importance, (category IV, ideal for experimented travelers) attracts visitors from all parts of the world. Enjoy the challenge of these crystal-clear waters. Degree of Difficulty: High. Season: Year-round.


Paute.- This tour visits the southern part of Ecuador and allows visitors to admire different landscapes of the montane forest as well as agricultural crops, in one of the safest and most comfortable tours for this sport in Ecuador. Degree of Difficulty: Low - Medium. Season recommended: Year-round.

INFO: The Quijos and Jatunyacu rivers set the stage for the Fifth World Rafting Competition, which took place in 2005 and brought together the best athletes of this sport.

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