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Address: Entrega General, Boquete, Panama
Phone Number: +507 6879-4382
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Entire river to ourselves

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
Caroline C
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5 of 5 bubbles 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, because the views are incredible.

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 the dry season we went the Chiriqui river where our excellent guide had us experience... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 watch the monkeys swing through the trees for a while. A wonderful, fun day!! Don't... More 

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Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 just met him that day!! On our way home from the rafting trip, he called... More 

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Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 year old at all. We also booked 2 nights in Hector and Linda's bunkhouse. It... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015

Definitely book your tour once you get to Boquete. I emailed the guy for this and he charged $80.00 p/p. Once we got there we realized that most places are just as good an only charge $65.00 p/p with the same amenities. Otherwise the scenery was good and the guides were very friendly.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

This was an awesome experience. We had between 3 and 3 1/2 hours on the water and it was tons of fun. There were lots of rapids, and the guide gave instructions (in English) to keep us safe. We did not capsize (although according to the guide it happens fairly often). I never felt in danger but it was still... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

My wife an I joined a rafting trip. It was action packed and we made tons of friends. The bus took a little over two hours to get to the location, which is near the border with Costa Rica. We got into the raft and launched on our 5 hours rafting journey (including an hour for lunch. Our guide, Tini,... More 

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Lewiston, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2014

As a professional river guide in water up to class V, I anticipated a great Class 3 + trip. Had my GoPro on my helmet and sat up front with another young kid with a GoPro. Unfortunately the front of the raft had no foot holds like the thwarts in the mid section and back so I flipped out twice... More 

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