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Panama City: Rio Grande White Water River Rafting Day
Ride down the Rio Grande on a full-day white water river rafting day from Panama City. Enjoy the adrenaline and thrills of this river, Class III+ at its upper section and Class II-III at the lowest section. Admire the scenery and enjoy a stop for lunch.
- Experience the exciting rapids of the Rio Grande River while white water rafting
- Take in the surrounding nature including the tropical forest
- See El Valle, a mountain village that exists inside an extinct volcano crater
DescriptionPrepare yourself for the adventure of a lifetime with a full day out on the Rio Grande. This river, located in the Coclé province, runs through tropical dry forest and has rapids that vary from Class II-III to Class III+. On this excursion, ride out from Panama City to the river and experience it with a white water river rafting trip. The area of Coclé has become Panama's mecca of beach tourism, due mostly in part to Playa Blanca, a gorgeous white sand beach located along the Pacific Ocean. Playa Blanca has attracted famous beach hotels such as Decameron and Barcelo, but not far away is the river with its exciting rapids. Also in the surrounding area is El Valle, a mountain village inside an extinct volcano crater. Meanwhile, most of the basin surrounding the Rio Grande is devoted to cattle and farming. learn this and more as you set out on a full day of history, touring, and thrills.
IncludesTransportation Rafts (or duckie, inflatable kayak) and gear Experienced guide Lunch
- Bring swimsuit, sunglasses/hat, sunscreen. You would be wise to bring dry clothes for the return trip. Itinerary varies with actual water level. On the lower section, any person from 8 to 70, in good health, can ride. On the upper section, any person from 15 to 60, in good health and physical condition, can ride.