Typical rafting down 'La Vieja' River

Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (basic), French (conversational), English (fluent)

Relax on a bamboo raft while you see the beautiful scenary

The tour starts at 8:00 am at the hotel. We take a private vehicle which takes us to Tebaida or Quimbaya. There, we continue our trip in a traditional jeep willys for 15 minutes more. When we get to the local river wharf, we continue on a bamboo raft, built exclusively for the day, in which we enjoy the nature and the green of the landscape, guided and rowed by two local men, for 3 hours. We have traditional lunch on the side of the river (picnic). At the end, we get the jeep again and come back to the town. From town to the hotel we take the private vehicle back.


The starting time is very flexible. We pick you up at your hotel and go to Tebaida or Quimbaya. There, we take 3o minute jeep ride with spectacular views of the lansdscape.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can pick you up at the hotel, Armenia airport, Bus station. If your hotel is not in Armenia or close and extra fee will apply.

End location: I drop you off at the location you choose in Armenia or close. It can be a Hotel, private house, Bus station, Airport.

Duration: 7 hours

The duration of the tour will vary according to where you are located and weather conditions.


Private vehicule (SUV)

What’s Included

Hotel Pick up and drop off in private vehicle
Cooler with beverages
Private raft
picnic lunch
Jeep ride

What’s Extra

Souvenirs in town after we leave the jeep.

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