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Beginner Chile Kayak Chile Trips

Who? No to little kayak experience required. No equipment required. Kayak or inflatable kayak options.

What? Daily beginner kayak instruction on lakes and easier river sections teaching the fundamentals of kayaking. Explore Chile’s beautiful rivers, self challenge discovery, learn to navigate rapids, and meet new friends for life. 

Why the retreat? Going with a non-proven individual or company could be the most frustrating experience of your life. PKR’s riverside accommodations are the epi-center of Chile’s best rivers. Quality equipment, vehicles and industry leading instructors (ACA certified) are our standards of excellence that keep satisfied guests loyally returning year after year. 

We do it all for you… ALL-INCLUSIVE. Guests are picked up at the Temuco airport where your meals, lodging, equipment, transportation and daily adventures are planned for you. Professional guides outfit and teach you the fundamentals of kayaking and rivers as your days are full of adventures. Exploring Chile’s lakes and rivers via kayak or inflatable kayak is even more thrilling than it sounds. 

Non-kayaking adventures too! Your trip includes several add on options such as hot springs and Pucon culinary adventures, town tour, massage therapy, and other activities we can arrange. 

Which Chile kayak trip is right – Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced (3 min assessment form)

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Beginner Whitewater Kayak Chile Trips Options

Rolls & Rivers Beginner Chile Kayak Trip

Rolls & Rivers Beginner Chile Kayak Trip

Multiple Dates Available
For BEGINNER (no experience required) kayakers keen to learn the combat roll and paddling fundamentals on Chile rivers. Bring a friend or meet new ones while you learn to kayak Chile rivers. All-inclusive

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Rio Liucura// Trancura Delta // Lower Rio Maichin // Rio Tolten
Click on each river name to be taken to more information about the river (when available).


We’ve Got You Covered

Our Kayak Trips Include


We’ve got Chile’s best whitewater kayak fleet.


Choose from one of our unique lodging options that best suits your needs.

Wining & Dining

We provide breakfast, lunch and dinner. Some trips come with special wining & dining.


We will get you to and from the airport during scheduled times. We also handle shuttling for all activities.

Clubs, Schools &
Custom Groups

Got a group or itinerary that does not fit with our planned trips? We can customize a trip for you. If you have a dream itinerary, we have the existing infrastructure, resources, and staff to accommodate you. Not sure what you have in mind for your trip? We can help with that, too. Many clubs, schools, and groups work closely with our team to organize custom logistics.

Lower Maichin River

Beginner white water kayakers can experience a Chilean canyon, practice rolling, ferries, and eddy catching on this gorgeous river. Read more about this river.