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Chiriqui River Rafting
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“juan carlos”(3 reviews)
“dry season”(4 reviews)
Entrega General, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 6879-4382
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 December 2011

The rafting itself was great. We were a family of four (two teenaged sons) with a range of rafting experience from none to a fair bit. The trip was well organized, the introduction was comprehensive with a clear emphasis on safety. The guides were knowledgable...More

5  Thank Lloyd-NYC
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 April 2011

My family, two young adults, my husband and I decided to go on our first white water rafting adventure. We chose Chiriqui River Rafting Company and wanted to offer our experience, hope you find it helpful! We had to choose between zip lining and rafting...More

12  Thank lynnPhiladelphia_PA
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had the best time white water rafting! They were well prepared, made sure everyone was safe, and had a great lunch. We even got to see a Sloth! Highly recommend.

Thank elizabeth l
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Our family recently traveled to the beautiful region of Chiriqui, Panama and had the pleasure of staying near Boquete at Hacienda Belina on a lovely coffee finca that also happens to house the Chiriqui River Rafting Co. The Hacienda and finca sit in a picture...More

Thank CharlotteD130
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful,competent, experienced native guides man rafts down the Chiriqui Viejo River which features Class 3 rapids. The put-in point is located under a dam outlet so there is plenty of water in the dry season to provide a very exciting ride. And I'm from the...More

Thank carolmK577FR
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We cannot say enough good things about this company. Throughout the experience we knew we were in the hands of experts, and the entire experience had a personal touch. We were picked up by Hector Sanchez, company owner and founder, who regaled us with wonderful...More

1  Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was a unique rafting experience, totally the opposite of a crowded tourist attraction. So fun! We didn't see a single other person for hours. Our guide was great, and served us a picnic lunch mid-way through the river. Bring a waterproof camera or case,...More

2  Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Rafting with Chiriqui river rafting was an awesome experience. The owner of the company, was the first man to raft down a river in Panama. Thanks to him anyone can now enjoy white water rafting throughout all the country in every season. As it was...More

2  Thank bestregardsfromfar
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Our guide was extremely sweet, and did a great job of guiding us through the rapids. He pulled over and stopped at the riverbank -- pointed out to us the rustling leaves in the trees which we probably would have never noticed... and let us...More

1  Thank Kristy104
Reviewed 10 February 2015

My family of 4.... Including our 20 something kids went rafting last week and had a fabulous time. Our guides, Juan Carlos and Umberto were not just great guides but were also tons of fun! The owner Hector was incredible...treated us like family and we...More

2  Thank Elyse S
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

We booked a day trip with Chiriqui rafting and had a great time. The owner (Hector) is helpful and made the entire booking process simple. The guides were enthusiastic. The rafting was fast and exciting but safe enough that I wasn't worried about my 12...More

Thank sunshinejodi
Reviewed 10 January 2015

they said rapids were class 3-4 in fact they were mostly 1-2. it was beautiful and fun but more like tubing than rafting.

2  Thank deborah k
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