Zongo River - Alcoche - 4 days

This is an extreme 4-day trip exclusive to Liquid Madness. It takes place in the heart of the Zongo Valley, one of the least explored rivers, beginning at the Cordillera Real ending at the majestic door to the Amazon Basin in Alcoche. You need some experience and a fighting spirit to take on these class IV/V rapids.

Length : 4-day tour
Rafting Time : Approx. 3 - 8 hours per day (as indicated)
Rapids : Level 4 to 5 (depending on the river level)
Difficulty : Intermediate to expert


Day 1: La Paz - Zongo Valley

After lunch departure from La Paz, we will travel to the Zongo Valley, 3 hours approx., there we set up camp. Guides will brief everyone in order to familiarize themselves with the equipment, gear and safety precautions.
Food: Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Camping

Day 2: Zongo River

After breakfast we will attack the first part with class V rapids for approx. 5 hours. On our way, we will have snacks and time to scout some of the most dangerous rapids.
Food: Snacks, Water, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Camping

Day 3: Alcoche - Eco-Lodge "Las Cascadas"

An early departure for the second part of the class V rapids is programmed. Today we will pass incredible canyons and pristine water and complete solitude will be part of the experience, during the last part of the river. We'll spend about 8 hours on the river. Finally, reaching Alcoche village, our jeep will be waiting to take us back to our private Eco-Lodge "Las Cascadas".
Food: Snacks, Water, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Eco-Lodge "Las Cascadas"

Day 4: Eco-Lodge "Las Cascadas" - La Paz

After breakfast, we climb aboard the 4WD vehicle for the return trip to La Paz.
Total time in 4WD: 3 hours
Food:  Breakfast