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Whitewater Rafting Guide To River Trips


Ecuador is an amazing country to raft in for all levels of whitewater enthusiasts. Rafting trips in Ecuador range from challenging high altitude mountain runs to beginner whitewater sections with warm water and plenty of wildlife viewing. Trips last from 1/2 day to week-long adventures.  

Jatun Yacu River Rafting Trips (Class III):
A great introductory rafting trip with beautiful scenery, wildlife, and a glimpse into Ecuadorian culture.

Quijos River Rafting Trips (Class IV-IV+):
An higher altitude, eleven mile intermediate run that is a cooler alternative to the hot and humid rivers in the Amazon region.

Toachi River Rafting Trips (Class III ):
Plenty of wildlife, great beginner whitewater, and a short drive from Quito make this one of Ecuador’s most popular rafting runs.

Upano River Rafting Trips (Class II-IV):
A quintessential, multi-day, jungle rafting experience, this is a must-do adventure in Ecuador.