Rio Trancura white-water rafting
Ride the foaming rapids of the Trancura river for a real adrenaline rush in spectacular surroundings.
Whether you’re a fully fledged adrenaline junkie or just game to try a new activity in the great outdoors, white-water rafting on the Trancura river offers a sublime combination of stunning views and adventure.
Splashing through some of the lake district’s most beautiful scenery on its course through the Villarrica National Park, the Trancura runs the gamut of white-water rafting grades from calm stretches to thundering white waters. There are sections suitable for all abilities, including some challenging rapids perfect for adventurous rafters.
Activity Rating: moderate
Chilean Lake District (north)
Holidays Rio Trancura white-water rafting
From expertly designed Private Journeys to trail-blazing Group Tours, browse our range of carefully crafted holidays.
Chile / Patagonia
Active Chile: Hiking, cycling and kayaking in the lake district and Patagonia
(based on two people sharing & excluding flights)
Your edit for Latin American inspiration
Our exciting range of articles on Latin America explore everything from iconic destinations and lesser-known cultural gems to delicious traditional recipes. You’ll also find exclusive travel tips, first-hand client reviews and the chance to get your personal questions answered by our travel experts.View Extraordinary Inspiration
Charlotte Daubeney - Travel Expert
Charlotte's fascination with Latin America began with a family holiday to Belize. She went on to study Spanish in school and at university before spending a year living in Santiago, Chile.
Heloise Buxton - Travel Expert
Heloise started her Latin American journey as an exchange student in Santiago, Chile. With extended summer holidays this was the perfect opportunity to backpack through Bolivia, Peru, Argentina and Brazil.
Hannah Waterhouse - Travel Expert
Hannah had an early introduction to Latin America when her family moved to Ecuador and she returned to study in Buenos Aires for a year before backpacking across the continent.
Paul Winrow-Giffin - Travel Expert
After graduating in Computer Science, Paul spent seven months travelling from Colombia to Argentina and came home hooked on Latin America.
Carrie Gallagher - Travel Expert
A former JLA tour leader, Carrie brings a wealth of on-the-ground experience to our London-based Tailor-made and Group Tours department.
Sally Dodge - Travel Expert
A former Journey Latin America tour leader, Sally spent 7 years working, travelling and living throughout Latin America before returning to the UK to help people arrange their own adventures to this wonderful destination.