Whitewater Rafting on Toachi/Blanco Rivers
We depart from Quito at 7:00 AM for the Santo Domingo area southwest of the capital, which will take us about two-and-a-half hours. We reach our put-in near the town of Santo Domingo amid the cloudforest, and after our safety briefing, we navigate up to 30 kilometers of some of the best whitewater west of the Andes!
07h00 Pick up from the hotel. Drive to Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas.
10h00 Arrive to the put in. Safety talk and paddle practice.
11h00 Rafting starts.
13h00 Snacks, Rafting continues.
14h30 Rafting finishes, riverside lunch buffet.
16h00 Drive back to Quito.
19h00 Arrive to Quito. Drop off at the hotel.
Depending on water levels, our rafting adventure should take us about three to four hours. On our way, we’ll encounter an abundance of bird life, and possibly spot a family of the Southern River Otter. We enjoy a delicious lunch on the river, as well as a cold drink at the end of our run. Then we head back to Quito, arriving in the late afternoon.
This is a full day tour on moderate Class III+ rapids
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