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“NONSTOP RAPIDS........virtually no flat water for six days!”

Ranked #761 of 1,455 things to do in Peru
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Owner description: Starting on the western side of the Andes, this river forms one of the most spectacular and deepest canyons in the world reaching more than 3,350 meters in depth.
Reviewed July 4, 2016

This is a very technical river and the trip definitely requires stamina, but the rewards are enormous in terms of thrills, amazing ruins to explore and staggeringly beautiful scenery. Not for the faint of heart and probably NOT a family destination. You are definitely roughing it and working hard, but you'll never sleep better or see so many stars............I have never been more aware of just being ALIVE! Wonderful! I'd do it again in a heartbeat.

Kudos to BioBio Expeditions for their expertise, skill and camaraderie. Terrific people, terrific organization. (Great food too!)

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Megan R
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Reviewed June 15, 2015

A Water by Nature trip (UK) in co-operation with Amazonas Explorers (Cusco). A very challenging river (grade 4 and 5 rapids for 100 km) with Inca ruins, incredible scenery, wild life and total tranquillity (no noise or light pollution).

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed June 12, 2015

amazing 5 days rafting tour. good guides ...good food...excellent weather...and full of history of the Huari culture. the rafting was excellent all time.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank ferchu-fffpigue
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Reviewed February 21, 2012

Cotahuasi is about 12 hours by semi-comfortable overnight bus from Arequipa and is well worth the trip. The canyon, which is the deepest in the world, is stunning and the area does not have too many tourists. There are countless trekking and kayaking opportunities. In addition, there are many small villages, ruins and sights nearby. The tourist office in the town of Cotahuasi is very helpful. There are not many hotel or restaurant options and getting around can be a bit tricky. However, if you have the time and are up for an adventure, it is worth the effort.

Date of experience: December 2011
6  Thank zoogz
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile
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Date of experience: May 2018
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