WHAT IS RAFTING
Rafting is a sport that consists of river descent on a particular inflatable called “raft“. It is practiced in rivers and streams where, thanks to the flow of water and the paddle, we are directed by overcoming natural obstacles such as rocks or rapids that the river presents.
HOW THE ACTIVITY TAKES PLACE
Rafting in Valsesia starts at 09:00 a.m , at 12:15 p.m. or at 3:30 p.m. at the meeting point indicated in the map, where you will be given the technical equipment.
Then you will board the bus that will take you to the boarding point where you will be instructed on the main safety measures and behaviors to be observed in order to carry out the activity.
The choice of the route is subject to the flow of the river and the staff will assess which is the best route to take.
You can, therefore, navigate the 10 km stretch from Balmuccia to Varallo, full of exciting steeps, or the 3 km stretch from Muro to Balmuccia. Whichever route you take, there will be no lack of adrenaline and fun.
WHO IS THE ACTIVITY FOR
Rafting in Valsesia is an activity of medium difficulty: it is not necessary, however, any experience as you will be trained by qualified guide who will accompany you throughout the adventure, you only need to know how to swim. Even children from 12 years old can participate.
Safety life jacket
Bathrobe, slippers and change after activity
T-shirt or micro-fleece
Swimsuit with shorts
Waterproof cell phone case
In order to carry out the activity you must be in possession of an identification document
Children must have parental permission
You must arrive at least 30 minutes before the activity takes place
In case of rain, the activity can still take place