Rafting Urubamba River + Zip Line

This River Rafting tour in Cusco will be a unique adventure experience that will awaken all your emotions and you will feel very exciting while descending by the river, cross a narrow canyon and enjoying the rapids II and III of the Urubamba River. The scenery is beautiful with unforgettable landscapes and you will have the chance to see villagers working on their crops, fishermen and Andean wild birds, as you splash through the Peruvian rapids.

In the afternoon, get ready for feel the adrenaline at its maximum expression with a thrilling zip-line ride.


Itinerary of Rafting Urubamba River + Zip Line

Itinerary – Rafting in the Urubamba River: Extreme Adventure in the Urubamba River Valley

For this amazing adventure we will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at 08:50 in our private transport. Then we will travel for two hours approximately, around the beautiful Sacred Valley through the mountains, villages and the Urubamba River that is one of the most important rivers in Peru.

Then we will arrive to Chuquicahuana where you will get geared up and receive a safety briefing from our professional rafting guide. At this point your river rafting guides will provide you with all the proper Rafting equipment such as helmet, wet-suit, spray jacket, paddle and self-bailing.

After will have a brief period to practice on the flat parts and you will learn more for some commands for when you are in the rapids of the river. The most important thing is to follow the instructions of the guide according to the commands and paddle with all yours forces to maintain the direction and balance of the boat.

Then we will be running one of the challenging rapids class II and III, as well as enjoy the nature and admire the snow peaks. This expedition features spectacular scenery, passing through the beautiful view of the Sacred Valley. After that you will get back to the camp where you can enjoy a delicious lunch and you will have time to rest and relax.

In the afternoon you will do the Zip line/Canopy that crosses the Urubamba River with four cables of one hundred meters each where you have to overcome your fear of heights.

Finally the adventure will end and we return back to Cusco in our private bus around 05:00 in the afternoon.


This program includes

  • Lunch (Optional - Vegetarian lunch, prior information)
  • Pick up from hotel
  • Photos and Videos at the request of passengers, with an additional charge
  • Professional Adventure Guide
  • Rafting Equipment: helmets, life jackets, spray jackets, wet suits, paddles & Raft.
  • Safety Kayaker
  • Transport
  • Zipline


This program does not include


What to bring


  • A complete set of dry clothes
  • A bathing suit to wear under the wetsuit
  • A good positive mental aptitude
  • A pair of sandals or tennis shoes for the river, they get wet
  • A small towel
  • Camera
  • Cash (Money extra to buy some snacks and souvenirs)
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Don’t forget medication and/or personal items you will need
  • Hat
  • ID / original passport
  • Personal medication
  • Sun block
  • Sunglasses 
  • Warm clothing
  • Waterproof clothing during rainy season (October to March)
  • Water bottles