Rafting Class II-III – La Virgen
Rafting Class II-III. This trip starts at the community of La Virgen de Sarapiquí, one of the most important in the area.
The section runs through impressive rainforest which towers over the banks of the river, exhilarating sections of Class II-III rapids and clear water pools.
The trip takes place amongst a wide range of flora and fauna. The section is excellent for people who want to participate in rafting for the first time and are looking for exciting and challenging rapids as well as for people with previous experience in rafting. To run this section the minimum recommended age is 10 years.
The whole section (La Virgen – Chilamate) is 7 miles (11 kms) long and normally takes about 2 ½ hours. It includes a brief stop with a fruit buffet and time to swim.
Price per person: $63.00
Included: Equipment, bilingual guide, transfer round trip (Selva Verde Lodge, Reserva Biologica La Tirimbina, La Quinta Lodge, Sarapiquís Rainforest Lodge)
Duration: 2 hours
What to bring: River shoes or sandals with straps (Tevas). Shoes are mandatory and flipflops not recommended, sun block, swimming suit and light clothes to get wet, towel and dry clothes to change.