The experience begins when the pick up of the passengers of “ Rafting El Chaltén ”. Arrival at the base of operations located in the town of El Chaltén. After a welcome and an explanation about the area , each passenger is provided with their rafting equipment, consisting of: thermal suit, dry suit, helmet, life jacket and neoprene boots. Once the passengers are equipped, they move along with the guides to the entrance area of the river, where the talk is given on technique and safety of the rafting activity. After practicing rowing technique and safety movements, the group embarks and begins the activity in the water.
The first zone consists of four kilometers of calm water and meandering with the views of Fitz Roy behind. Ideal area to make contact with the raft, river and practice with clients the paddling techniques necessary for what is coming. The second part advances on the area of the canyon. After the initial quick, we will meet with a succession of fun and exciting rapids over 8 km.
The speed of the river makes the raft beat; ups and downs in the purest waters ; a tour to let yourself go by the course of nature. For the end, a last descent with an area of 2 km of water quiet. From moving waters to a calm end, a way to get to know Patagonia with all possible rhythms
At the end of the descent of the River, already at the operational base, to be able to enjoy a delicious snack.
Return to El Calafate at approximately 8.30 pm.