2-Days tour Vinicunca + Urubamba River Rafting
You will also have a good chance of encountering condors, the worlds largest flying bird, and other Andean fauna such as vicuña, practically extinct elsewhere.A magnificent trek, the true image of the high Andes. One of the most spectacular Andean trekking adventures. You will have the chance to meet traditional, native Quechua Indians who live at 14,000 feet, tending their herds of llamas and alpacas. They live in an isolated region of the Cordillera Vilcanota among sparkling glaciers, colorful lakes and relaxing hot springs.
The Urubamba River runs from the high Andean ranges down through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, past Machupicchu and into the jungle. It has some exciting whitewater depending on the section of the river being done and the time of the year. One of our most popular rafting sections during the season is the “Chuqui” section of the river on the Upper Urubamba. There are good class IIl rapids and the water is not contaminated.
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Day 1: Cusco / Chuquicahuana / Cusipata
We will be Pick up you at 8:50 am at your hotel in Cusco.in Our private transportation will take us to our camping ground at “Cusipata River Lodge ”, where we can leave your baggage. Here you will enjoy, hot showers, toilets, sauna and a comfortable dining area. Our Professional River guides will provide you with all the proper Rafting equipment such as helmet, wetsuit, 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 class III and III+. You will spend about two hours floating time, Afterwards, will finish the rafting at CUSIPATA RIVER LODGE “where a good hot lunch will be served in our dining room ,and you can enjoy a relaxing SAUNA.
And also a Zipline where we have 2 cables over to the Urubamba river each one from 100 mts. You will spend the night at “CUSIPATA RIVER LODGE”, where we have comfortable doublé rooms with private bath, a sauna plus zip line, you will fall asleep under the whisper of the river.
DAY 2: CUSIPATA /VINICUNCA/CUSCO
We start with our adventure with a walk uphill for about 1 hour and a half. Continuing we appreciate in the distance the snowy mountains and wonderful landscapes, finally we arrive at the RAINBOW MOUNTAIN and we will also visit the “Cerro Colorado”, from the highest part you can appreciate this stunning landscapes. After visiting and taking pictures, we will return with a 1.5 hour hike arriving to Fulawasipata and then to Cusipata Private Lodge and then to the city of Cusco arriving approx. 4.00 p.m.
After taking pictures and enjoying the breathtaking scenery, we continue our journey to the end of the tour. We continue downhill along the Chillca valley for about 3 hours where we can enjoy our box lunch. Then we return to Cusipata were will serve the lunch and after will transfer to Cusco by our private transportation approximately 4 hours to get to your hotel In Cusco.
Include in the Tour
- Private Transportation.
- All the rafting equipment, such as helmets, life jackets, spray jackets, wetsuits, paddles & Raft.
- Professional trekking and River guides.
- 2 lunch, 1 Dinner 1 breakfast, we can accommodate to a vegetarian diet upon request.
- Photos and video upon request for an additional charge.
- Safety Kayaker.
- Doublé room.
- Entrance ticket to Vinicunca
You Need to Bring
- A complete set of dry clothing.
- A pair of sandals or tennis shoes for the river that will get wet.
- Sun Block.
- A small towel.
- A bathing suit to wear under the wetsuit.
- A good positive mental aptitude.