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Rios Ecuador

Tarqui 230 and Dias de Pineda, Tena, Ecuador
+593 99 680 4045
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Sweet day on the river

I was part of a three person paddle raft along with our captain Pancho and his fun partner Jorge... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
wshilltop
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Philomath, Oregon
Amazing white water rafting experience!

This trip was an amazing experience! The guides were hilarious and entertaining, they made sure we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Malbar011
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Merrick, New York
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Established in 1996, Rios Ecuador is the original whitewater rafting and kayaking operator in Tena. We operate a range of adventures for families, beginners and experts on the Jatunyacu, Misahualli, Jondachi and Anzu rivers. Our fun, friendly, English-speaking guides were born and grew up in the area, and are enthusiatic about showing you the jungle and their culture. They are trained to International Rafting Federation standards, and certified in first aid and river rescue.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was part of a three person paddle raft along with our captain Pancho and his fun partner Jorge. We told Pancho that we all had extensive rafting experience so when he asked if we wanted the 'hard' line or the 'medium' line, we chimed...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This trip was an amazing experience! The guides were hilarious and entertaining, they made sure we were safe while still having fun. The scenery was beautiful and the rapids were a ton of fun. Definitely recommend to everyone!More

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santiagoriosecuador, Propietario at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” The jatunyacu river is one of the best options for an amazing experince. We are glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our party of three spent a day paddling whitewater on a Rios Ecuador trip. We had blast! Our guide Pancho demonstrated his many technical skills as we navigated the class III rapids and surfed many waves. Pancho was very safety conscious and presented a thorough...More

Thank bluerij
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Bluerji Thanks for you comments As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” We always try to give the best experience to our clientes. Pancho knows...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Did the rafting with my travel-group. Real fun! Didn't know what to expect before but was really amazed afterwards!More

Thank Thorsten B
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi my friend Thanks for you comments As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” We are glad you enjoyed the rafting, we always try to give...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly Recommended! Went on a rafting trip with these guys down the Amazon River and it was nothing short of perfect. Responsible guides yet super fun and energetic! Gave great information about the surrounding plants, animals, and cultures while guiding us down the whitewater rapids....More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Luis Thanks for you comments As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” We are glad you had a wonderful time in the river. We will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such an amazing adventure! Thanks to cousin Sue we booked this tour and we could not be happier about our choice. Our day trip started with a detailed description of our day, followed by a short trip to the river. Once at the...More

Thank Connie T
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Connie Thanks for you comments As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” We are glad you enjoyed your first rafting. We are lucky you did...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great experience. Top rated guide. Unfortunately, to no fault of anyone, the mosquitoes were out of control when we made a scheduled stop at a beach for lunch. It's ok to take bug spray in a small water tight bag along with...More

Thank Gisela33
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gisela As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” The jatunyacu river is on the best options in Ecuador for Rafitng Thanks for the info usually...More

Reviewed November 5, 2017

Everybody at some point in their life needs a Level 5 Rapid. A big shout to the outstanding team. Another shout to the safety Kayak (who's name I am unable to pronounce) who took pictures and video of us riding "El Torro" Biggest shout to...More

Thank Colin A
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Hi Luis Thanks for you comments As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” As you said "Everybody at some point in their life needs a Level...More

Reviewed November 2, 2017

I'd never been rafting before and now Rios Ecuador have set high expectations for the next time I do go! The guides were great - the little lunch-stop they had planned in was perfect and the river was spectacular. Even got great photos as our...More

Thank Ashish K
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Thanks for you comments Ashish As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” All our clients are potential clients of all the rafting companies in the world....More

Reviewed October 30, 2017

Great rafting, excellent guides, best advice and due to escort kayaker George top safety. Besides us two girls only our guide was on board, which made the boat a little more open for torsions than when it was full. But no problems and even more...More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Hi Hank As we always say, “If there’s something we can improve on please tell us and if you had a really great time then please tell everyone!” We are glad you enjoyed the trip our guides know what to do very well . I...More

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Hii, yes, our guides speak English and they are certified by International Rafting Federation
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