KAYAK GUIDED TOURS
|CLASSIFICATION OF THE IRF(International Rafting Federation)|
If you have skills to run rivers class III-IV, you want to enjoy warm water and incredible fun and continuous rivers, this is the trip for you! "Good Line" is a perfect trip to improve your skills as a kayaker, meet new rivers in the jungle, enjoy beautiful landscapes and eat new and tasty food!
Incredible ecuadorian whitewater is waiting for you!
Day 1: Arrive to the Airport. We will pick you up and then head to Tena. On the way we will stop on Papayacta’s Hot Springs.
After 3 hours into the jungle we will unpack in your hotel in Tena, select your kayak and have a meeting to talk about the next 8 days of paddling.
Expect a great Welcome Dinner.
Day 2: Good Morning Ecuador! Get ready to paddle all day in Jatun Yaku River (III-III+) About 22 miles of pure fun on Big Water! Lunch today will take place in one of the beatiful beaches of this Epic River!
Day 3: Today we are going Steep! We will paddle on the Upper Misahualli (III-IV) to warm up our creek Skills. Depending on the group we can do up to 2 runs.
Day 4: Piatua River! Lots and lots of boofs are waiting for us today! We will travel 50-60 min to our next hotel, right next to the Piatua River. After we unpack, eat and rest for a bit we will go for a run of the lower section.
Day 5: Last day in Tena with Upper Anzu. Good bye dinner from Tena.
Day 6: Early start 7:00am. On the way to Baeza we will stop and run the Upper Cosanga (IV), after this first run we will eat lunch and deppending on the level of the river and the energy of the kayakers we will run the lower section of the same river.
Day 7: Today we run the river Quijos! Great section, beautiful rainforest views, waterfalls and lots of III+ rapids are expecting for you. Good Bye Valley and return to Quito.
*If you want to paddle extra days get in touch with us. email@example.com
What Kayak gear should I bring for this trip?
2x long sleeve shirt
Shorty (short jacket)
Shorts / Neo Pants
Float Bags 2x
Water shoes + socks
Extra foam to customize your kayak + any attachments or equipment you occupy in the river.
If you don't have some or all the gear we have extra for rent.
2. What should I wear?
To keep you comfortable on this trip do not need to bring a lot of clothes, but some items are very important:
3x short sleeve shirts
2x light pants
1x light jacket
1x waterproof jacket
underwear for 7 days
3. Water is safe in Ecuador?
Water in Ecuador is different than those used to make at home for the amount of minerals and impurities, but not have to worry as the team Kayak Ecuador is sure to bottled water and ready for human consumption in all our travel. Please do not forget to bring your water bottles.
|JATUN YACU||Big waters||III|
|ALTO MISAHUALLI||Creek with narrow lines, boofs!||IV|
|JONDACHI||Creek, incredible scenery||III|
|PIATUA||Creek with many lines||IV|
|COSANGA||Big waters narrow lines, boofs||III+|
During your stay you lodge in two different places; in the vicinity of the town of Tena and in the city of Baeza. The rooms in both places have private bathrooms and comfortable facilities. In both hosting sites will provide you with a towel and clean sheets.
An important part of this trip is to discover the rich meals offered by Ecuador. On this trip going to try different dishes from the area as mashed green, Maito de Tilapia, Palmitos among others. The food in the Ecuadorian Amazon is based on consumption Cassava, Green Rice and fish meat.
During descents on the river you will also have the opportunity to taste typical food of the Ecuadorian kayakers.
Feeding during the trip consists of 3 main meals; Breakfast, lunch and dinner + snacks on long journeys and after the river.
Water: We know that water can be a question and concern important, for this reason we worry that the places where we eat, cook and serve boiled water and ready for human consumption.
Arrival on Saturday; most international flights arrive in the afternoon / evening. At the airport, a Staff member of KayakEcuador will be waiting for you, then the trip to the city of Tena starts.
If you prefer to arrive a day earlier, we can help you to book a hotel of your choice and local activities. The day of the tour we will pick you up at you hotel after lunch (+/- 1:30 pm)
- 18 - 24 June / 2016
- 16 - 22 July / 2016
- 20 - 26 August / 2016
- 17 - 23 September / 2016
- 15 - 21 October / 2016
- 12 - 18 November / 2016
- 10 - 16 December / 2016
- 24 - 30 December / 2016
- 14 - 20 January / 2017
- 4 - 10 February / 2017