Rafting en el Río Tampaón, clase III


Extraordinary scenery with turquoise waters in the 5th canyon of the “Santa María” system. Accompany us on this rare river, rowing and challenging Class III rapids (moderate risk) inside a canyon of limestone, and surrounded by attractive and unusual rocky formations. Enjoy the most scenic river in all of Mexico, and at the end, enjoy a picnic at the shores of the Tampaón (area where the hill splits.)


  • Classification: III (in a hierarchy of I to VI).
  • Physical activity during the trip is medium.
  • Children 8 years old may attend.
  • Time required is a whole day.
  • Does not allow for excursions of fellow travelers because of the geographical conditions of the area.
  • Ideal season is from November to March.
  • Requires a minimum of 6 passengers or 4 passengers buying the package. If you do not comply with the previous, please contact us to check availability.

Adventure Activities

  • Rafting on the Tampaón River

    This is a Class III river. Extraordinary scenery of turquoise blue waters. See More!

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  • Rafting on the Meco River

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  • Rappelling in Minas Viejas & Waterfall Jumping

    The Minas Viejas waterfall measures 50 meters (a little over 164 feet) and is surrounded by exuberant vegetation. See More!

  • Waterfall jumping on the Micos River

    One kilometer (over one half mile) of river, jumping from each of its 7 beautiful waterfalls, each of different dimensions. See More!

  • Rappelling by the Tamul waterfall

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  • Stand Up Paddle in Huichihuayan

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  • Stand Up Paddle at the El Toro Waterfall

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  • Scuba Diving at Media Luna

    Discover the marvelous underwater world by diving in La Media Luna, a thermal spring on the Rio Verde, San Luis Potosí. See more!