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Rios Ecuador

Tarqui 230 and Dias de Pineda, Tena, Ecuador
+593 99 680 4045
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White water rafting

Best rafting I've ever done. The scenery through the jungle is amazing. The guides were fantastic... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
AnnaMontana66
via mobile
Awesome guides, great rapids

We had a great time rafting with Rios Ecuador. Jorge and his son were the best rafting guides I've... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
ewhitfield2016
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Arlington, Virginia
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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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  • Average3%
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  • Terrible2%
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Tarqui 230 and Dias de Pineda, Tena, Ecuador
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Best rafting I've ever done. The scenery through the jungle is amazing. The guides were fantastic. Lots of fun yes we went in the water, but only because we wanted to and the water was great. Great lunch along the way. Andrei and Jorge the...More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

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 trip and beutiful landscapes of the Ecuadorian Jungle. I...More

Reviewed 25 October 2016

We had a great time rafting with Rios Ecuador. Jorge and his son were the best rafting guides I've ever had - super energetic and fun with a great taste for adventure. They kept us laughing all trip and did a great job all around....More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Hi paddlers Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad you got fun in your rafting trip I Will let the guides know about your thoughts We hope to see you again Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 14 September 2016

I was impressed by the professionalism of the team members in the river. Making sure EVERYONE had everything clear and knew how to react (we were 3 groups, one with 4 adults and 4 +10 children). The river is amazing, loads of fun, level 3....More

Thank Rosana H
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Hi Rosana Thanks for your comment, We are glad you enjoyed the trip, as you said our guides are very well trained to manage different kind of groups We hope to see you again in the river Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had good experience with guides very professionnals and friendly. We enjoyed playing big waves with confidance feeling the guides were in control.

Thank Serge B
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Hi Serge Thanks for your comments. Our guides know very well the river. We are glad you enjoyed the trip Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 8 May 2016

We didn't know about the landslide before our day trip to the Rio Blanco began. All we did know -- actually, what we learned along the way -- is that this 2 1/2 hour drive would take six hours, and in either direction. That's 12...More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Thaks for your comments As you said, was a long drive, the landslide was a problem that day, we had to change our plans the day of the service. We didnt spect to spent 6 hours in the car. Usually just takes 30 more...More

Reviewed 27 April 2016

Myself and two friends paid $350 on PayPal for a rafting trip. At 10:00pm the night before someone called and said there had been a "landslide" and our trip was cancelled, but we would get a refund. It's been two weeks and the manager, Santiago,...More

Thank John k
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Is obvius that you only try to affect our reputation with this comment, you told me in an email thay you will write and TERRIBLE comment in trip advisor and you did You insist in Rios Ecuador assume the Payl Pay Comission and that...More

Reviewed 18 March 2016

Both my husband and I are river guides but we just wanted to be passengers on this trip. No stress, no decision making. Since we both experienced guides we have pretty high standards. We ended up thoroughly enjoying the trip. The guides were professional, the...More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Thanks for your comments this is very important for us. We are happy you had and unforgettable experience and you share with all the readers We hpe to see you again in the river Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 17 March 2016

So much fun. Rapids were good, we played rafting games on the flatter parts. Bladimir was an excellent guide. This is the best way to experience the Amazon in Tena & this is the company to go with. They had someone in a Kayak taking...More

Thank Charmerz
santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Charmerz Thanks for your comments i Will let Bladimir know about you opinon. We hope to see you in the river in the future Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 14 February 2016

This was one of the best things we did during the Amazon portion of our stay in Ecuador. The guides were incredibly friendly, spoke great English, and were a ton of fun. Would highly recommend the day trip!

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Thanks for your comment. We just realize we are doing very well our job. We hope to see you again in the river Regards Rios Ecuador

Reviewed 23 January 2016

My brother-in-law and I did a two day rafting trip. It was nothing short of amazing. We had Gregory as our guide both day. He was exceptional! He has an expert knowledge in reading the river and getting novice rafters to work as a team...More

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santiagoriosecuador, Gerente at Rios Ecuador, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

Hi Mike Thanks for your comment, we always try to give the best experience to our clients in or out the rivers Thanks from all the Rios Ecuador Staff We hope to see you or your friends or family on the river in the future!...More

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JourneyGirl_11
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Hii, yes, our guides speak English and they are certified by International Rafting Federation
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