"Rapids and Rocks"
Private Day Trip from Santiago Chile
All Included – Personalized
Everyday All Year Round!
8:30 AM – Pick up from your hotel in Santiago
10:00 AM – Arrival to Cajon del Maipo
10:30 AM to 1:00 PM – Rafting in Maipo River
1:00 to 2:00 PM – Lunch (Included)
2:30 to 3:00 PM – San Jose de Maipo
4:00 to 5:30 PM – Concha y Toro Vineyard in Maipo Valley (Or other vineyard depending on availability)
6:30 to 7:00 PM – Drop off at your hotel in Santiago
Duration: Around 10 Hours
Distance: Santiago to San Jose de Maipo is around 1 hour and 30 minutes
Important: Itinerary is flexible & subject to change
* Subject to weather conditions
* Minimum age is 12 years old
Contemplate Maipo River in a panoramic viewpoint in Cajon del Maipo
Enjoy Rafting in Maipo River and live a fantastic experience (Beginner-Intermediate Difficulty Level)
Challenge Maipo River and feel the melting water coming from the Andes Mountains glaciers
Eat typical Chilean food at a local restaurant in the capital of Cajon del Maipo (Included)
Explore San Jose de Maipo main plaza and learn about its history
Visit a historical vineyard in Maipo Valley and explore the wine cellar (Wine tour)
Enjoy wine tasting (3 varieties) at the vineyard and learn about its wines
Why choose this route?
This is the perfect day trip for people that are looking for a unique adventure in CAJON DEL MAIPO.
Cajon del Maipo is the main escape for adventure activities in the Metropolitan Region where the capital of Chile is located. Maipo River is the main river in Cajon del Maipo. This river starts from the top of the Andes Mountains where the glaciers are melting during warm seasons. Maipo River is recognized for its cold water, waves and whitewater where people can enjoy Rafting Class 3 and 4.
Maipo Valley is the oldest wine valley and the special conditions allow to produce the best Cabernet Sauvignon.
Live an amazing time in Cajon del Maipo with a local guide!
Type: Private Tour
Private Tour: Minimum 2 people
Children: Minimum age is 12 years old
Lunch: Different options for lunch + drink
Pick Up: We will pick you up and drop you off from your hotel in Santiago
Language: English and/or Spanish
Rafting: Rafing for Beginner-Intermediate Difficulty Level. Class 3 and 4
Wine Tour: If Concha y Toro Vineyard is not available we will visit other vineyard as Santa Rita or Cousiño Macul
Walking Level: Easy. Walking is Optional
Booking: We accept last minute bookings
Availability: This tour is offered everyday during the year (Depending on climate conditions in Fall and Winter)
• Pick up from your hotel in Santiago
• Professional Driver
• Local Bilingual Guide (Different than the driver)
• Passenger Transportation Insurance
• Rafting, full security equipment and experienced professional guides
• Accident Insurance (Rafting)
• Activities Fee
• Photos of the Activity (Rafting)
• Lunch at a small local restaurant
• Concha y Toro Vineyard Tour and wine tasting of 3 varieties (If Concha y Toro is not available we will visit other vineyard as Santa Rita or Cousiño Macul)
• Concha y Toro Vineyard glass as gift
• Snack and bottles of water
Are you ready to have an amazing day?
Get ready to be picked up from your hotel at the hours established in the itinerary. We will take you to Cajon del Maipo where you will live a magical experience. We will take the highway for about 1 and a half hours. During the trip we will let you know everything about the route experience while we enjoy Chilean music.
It’s time to challenge the Maipo River!
We will take you to do rafting in the Maipo River where you will live an unforgettable experience. The descent contemplates the stretch between El Melocoton to San Jose de Maipo sectors which has a distance of 11 kilometers (6.8 miles). In this section of the river you will find great variety of rapids and waves (Class 3 and 4). This activity has a Beginner-Intermediate difficulty level and the minimum age is 12 years old. Full security equipment and Accident Insurance are included. At the beginning of the activity you will have all the instructions and security information by experienced professionals. During the rafting you will be able to contemplate impressive landscapes and colors. After rafting, we will have lunch in a typical Chilean restaurant in San Jose de Maipo.
Let's explore Maipo Valley!
We will travel to Maipo Valley and visit Concha y Toro Vineyard (Or other vineyard depending on availability). You will have the opportunity to walk by the vines, explore the wine cellar and taste delicious Chilean wine. Besides, you will learn about wine making process and Chilean wine traditions.
Time to go back to Santiago!
We will take you back to your hotel in Santiago for about 1 hour. During the road trip, you will be delighted with Chilean music.
Are you ready to live a local experience in Chile?
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