Rafting down the Arve river in Chamonix

Rafting down the Arve river in Chamonix
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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level: Beginner
  • Spoken languages: English, French
  • Fitness level: Beginner
  • Minimum age: minimum 8 y/o
  • Duration: 2 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Parking des Tennis, Rue Joseph Vallot, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
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Activity description

Embark on an 8 km rafting trip on the Arve river from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, in the heart of the Alps!

Get introduced to rafting, a whitewater sport that requires a good team spirit! Accompanied by your state-certified instructor, you will travel down the Arve river and discover an exceptional panorama at the foot of the Mont Blanc massif!

The course on this glacial river of class 2 has level-3 passages and wide water movements. It's easy and ideal to discover this fabulous outdoor sport!

Programme:
You meet up at the parking lot near the base of Flow Raft where you receive your equipment (neoprene suit, helmet, life jacket).
Then the team takes you to the departure of the course located nearby.
After a briefing on safety and navigation, you board the raft and go for a 45-minute descent with your guide.
The activity lasts about 2 hours in total.

Whether you like thrills or nature sports, you will enjoy rafting down the Arve river!

Activity requirements

All participants must be able to swim.
Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Special terms

Activity subject to weather conditions
PLEASE NOTE: The departure is guaranteed with a minimum of 4 participants.

Included
  • All necessary equipment
  • Guide
Do not forget to bring
  • Swimwear & towel
  • Trainers that can get wet
  • Bottled water & snacks
  • Change of clothes
Meeting point
Parking des Tennis, Rue Joseph Vallot, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Get directions

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