Adventurous people visiting Manuel Antonio should not miss the chance to overcome “El Chorro”, a high degree whitewater rafting trip. “El Chorro” is a Class 4 whitewater rafting trip on the upper section of the Naranjo River, about 45 minutes from the main Manuel Antonio hotel area. This whitewater rafting trip is known as a dry season Class IV, and it boost up to Class V and frequently turns unnavigable during rainy season. Although it’s a strenuous and challenging whitewater trip, rafters do not need prior rafting experience; nevertheless they have to be in good physical conditions and the minimum age is 16 years. Safety kayakers will always ride along.
Since the rapids go through a very narrow gorge, it had been decided to name it “El Chorro” where the appropriate translation to English would be “jet gorge”.
This powerful excursion last around 4 hours, between the pick-up and drop off at your hotel.
It includes round trip transportation (to the main Quepos – Manuel Antonio hotel area) and jaco aere), equipment and snacks at the end of the adventure.
This Tour Operates From January to May due weather conditions. Maximum pax weight: 230 lbs. (105 kilos)
Pick Up Time: 6.30AM – 10.30am
Duration: 4 hours
Difficulty: Strenuous/ Challenging
People: 2 – 24 (AM – PM)
What to Bring: Sunglasses with croakies cord, bathing suit, waterproof camera, sandals and beach towel.
Tour Includes: transportation, bilingual guide, fruits, snacks and beverages.