Los Chancas Expeditions
Shilcayo Travel Tours
An experienced and reliable local operator offering the full set of tours in the area. The tour desk is located inside the handicrafts...
This tiny museum next to the university has archaeological pieces from around the region.
Smiley staff here can book numerous local tours and flights.
La Fruta Madre
Particularly inviting juice bar; hilarious name.
Chifa Tai Pai
If you haven’t taken to jungle cuisine, this is the yin to its yang, an excellent chifa (Chinese restaurant) dishing out huge vibrant...
Rioja 357 · interesting places nearby
Los Chancas Expeditions information
River running on the Río Mayo, 30km from Tarapoto, and on the lower Río Huallaga is offered from June to November. The shorter trips are mainly class II and III white water, while longer trips (up to six days, from July to October only) ride out class III and class IV rapids. Rafting trips to the class III rapids of the upper Mayo, 100km from Tarapoto, are also possible. Inflatable kayaks are available for rent for a half/full day.
Check with Los Chancas Expeditions, the local river-running specialists.