• River Suite (couples)/per – $2,595.00
  • Hosteria (couples or 3 per)/er – $2,295.00
  • Hosteria (sleeps 6)/per – $2,295.00
  • Private Dome (Couples)/per – $2,295.00
  • Treehouse Dorm (pp shr occ) – $1,995.00

Date & Time Details: DEC 7 - 14

Who Should Go (II to III+): Kayakers seeking to progress fundamental skills, solidify your combat roll, experience first rate instruction, and explore Chile's best asset (whitewater rivers).

Deposit: $600

Arrival City:: Temuco Airport (ZCO), DEC 7 (11 AM to 5 PM *included in cost)

Departure City:: Temuco Airport (ZCO), DEC 14 (11 AM to 5 PM *included in cost)

Kayaker Centered Progressions: Personalized development progressions include: piercing aggressive eddies, eddy turns, ferry angles, building confident combat roll, navigating and enjoying rapids, learning from failures, boofing, strokes fundamentals, learning to use your edges...

Best Boof for Your Buck: Make the most of your Chile airfare and explore more of Pucon's wonders with a DISCOUNTED second week trip. Select either a multisport activity or custom kayak trip.

Contact Us About This Trip

Pucon Classics (II to III+)

December 7 - 14, 2019

Want to explore and kayak more? Ask about a week long trip extension. David@PuconKayakHostel.com or +1-828-788-5135.

Pucon Classics (II to III+) Description

Photo. Pucon Classics II to III+ guests celebrate conquering another Chilean river. Time to relax and swap stories around the fire. 


Want to challenge your skills with II+ or more? The Pucon rivers and our flexible instruction team give you options. When you combine Chile’s manageable challenges, world-class coaching, and your enthusiasm and excitement, many paddlers discover they are ready to advance to more challenging river features. Are you feeling confident and want to try a more challenging run or even a waterfall? We’ve got you covered. Each day you’ll have the option to improve your skills on a section that is safe and challenging for your individual kayaking goals.

*Due to water levels, skills, and group needs the following itinerary is subject to change and is only a best prediction of the itinerary.

Included. IMG_8740

  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
  • Kayak Rental
  • Airport Transfer
  • Lodging
  • World’s Best Kayak Instruction
  • Daily River Transports

Photo. A trip highlight is the playful turquoise Rio San Pedro full of II to III+ waves and rapids. Options for inflatable kayaks too. 

Not included.

  • Airport transfers not on listed airport transfer dates.
  • 1 to 2 dinners at local or travel day cafes averaging $10 to $15 per meal.

IMG_2466Tentative Trip Itinerary *Itineraries are tentative pending skills and water levels.

Photo. Many guests ask for multisport activities mixed into our kayak schedule. We’ve got a full list of options. 


Arrival to Temuco Airport (ZCO) between 11 AM to 5 PM.
Boat outfitting and welcome.
Potential afternoon Lower Trancura run pending time.


AM – Load for Rio Tolten. Rolls and Strokes at Lago Villarrica.
PM – Rio Tolten (II – III).


AM – Kayak Theory +PLUS Liucura (II to III+).
PM – Lower Trancura (III) or Trancura Delta (II+).

DAY 4 DEC 10

AM – Kayak Theory +PLUS Trancura Delta (II – III) or Liucura Curve to Lower Trancura (III – III+).
PM – Optional Hike or Liucura Section.

DAY 5 DEC 11

AM – River option or Mapuche Indian Presentation on the state of Rio Trancura Headwaters vs. hydropower.
PM – Lower Maichin Canyon. Hot Springs option.

DAY 6 DEC 12

AM – Kayak Theory + Lower Trancura or Trancura Delta.
PM – Upper Trancura below Last Laugh (III) or Liucura Section.

DAY 7 DEC 13

AM – Depart for Rio San Pedro (II – IV w/portagables. Inflatable kayak options).
PM – Paddle San Pedro (II – IV  w/portagables. Inflatable kayak options).

DAY 8 DEC 14

AM – Optional Morning Lap or Pucon souvenirs and crafts shopping.
PM –Temuco Airport (ZCO) Departure Flights Between 11 AM to 5 PM.