The longest and Wildest Rafting Trip on the Telagawaja River. Join our professional team for a superb White Water Telagawaja Rafting Adventure on the Telagawaja River experience a unique and unforgettable journey through winding gorges, luscious jungles, and magnificent terraced rice fields. Paddle through breathtaking waterfalls for unparalleled fun on the river.
Telagawaja River seems it was part of the created nature’s beauty starts at the slope of Mt. Abang runs through idyllic villages and jungle slopes along the area of Kecamatan Rendang onward to the area of Kabupaten Klungkung ends on the sea. Telagawaja River is close to the biggest temple of Bali, the Besakih, and cut the foot of the highest mountain on Bali that is Mount Agung on the west side. It is not known why the name is Telagawaja. Telaga for Balinese is pool, lake or embung, while waja or Baja is metal. It is no reference in Balinese word could lead to any understanding on what is behind the word of metal pool, as the fact a pool or lake has the water staying, but river or tukad in Balinese has running water which is always ending on the sea.
With it’s specific current, clean water, natural views and soft rapids Telagawaja River has becoming more and more popular among the adventure seekers on Bali to experience the thrill of holidays, which is combination between culture and nature. White water rafting, which was introduced by Sobek, an American adventurous lover in 1980s into Bali has become popular holiday addition for Bali. In the beginning Ayung River Rafting is the most popular adrenal trigger for travelers, yet on later development Telagawaja River rafting has exceeded the popularity. The existence of Telagawaja River has been a blessing to the people of Kabupaten Karangasem, an area on the east part of Bali which was ever flourishing kingdom in 18th century whose emporium up to the island of Lombok and Sumbawa. Since the immemorial time the people of this Kabupaten has no water source for daily life, but since 2008 after Mr. Geredeg sits as head of the Kabupaten a massive project to bring the water of Telagawaja River to the people of Karangasem has become a reality.
Besides as the source of water for daily life and irrigation, Telagawaja River as blessing become a popular white water rafting runner for travelers of all over the world. The presence of rafting organization can also arising the awareness of natural preservation among people and at least keep the Eco-system along the river be preserved to maintain the beauty of the nature. It is often found protest shouting from the guests to meet trees have been cut down without further care, or places without plantation. This on road protests will make the people aware of the need of preserving the nature. All preserving the nature you can experience at Telagawaja River.
We will pick up at your hotel and drive you to the venuw. At our start site you will be outfitted with helmets and life-jackets. After a brief instruction on paddling and river safety, you are off to the longest and best rafting trip on the Telagawaja River.
Your safety is alwasy our top priority. We only use first rate equipment that are well maintained. Our guides are trained to the standards of the American Whitewater Affiliation. They have completed the swift water rescue technician course and the are also proficient in CPR and First Aid. To enhance your safety, our guides never work alone. They always work in teams. After two hours of rip-roaring fun, welcome drinks await you on your arrival at our enchanting riverside location, where free drinks and a hot and sumptuous meal of Buffet lunch at Telagawaja Restaurant.
Telagawaja Rafting at :
- Hotel transfer
- Morning Coffee, Tea and Snacks
- Welcome drinks, Bath Towel
- Buffet lunch
- Shower facilities
- All safety international standard rafting equipment
- Professional river Guides
- International Safety Standard Instruction
- Waterproof Bags
- Insurance coverage 9 – 65 years old.
- Pick up transfer for area Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Kuta, Sanur, Seminyak & Ubud.
The price excluded :
- personal expenses
- beverage during lunch (bottle mineral water, soft drinks or beer)
- tipping for river guide and driver
- photoes or rafting videos.
What to bring :
- Rafting outfit T-Shirt
- Short pants or swimsuit
- River sandals
- Sunscreen is recommended
- Towel & Change of clothes (waterproof bags will be supplied)
Doing Rafting Tour is not recommended for :
- pregnant woman
- people with recent back or neck injuries
- heart problems
- epilepsy or asthma.