Located in the Huasteca Potosina, the Tampaon River is very frequented by those who love sports and more specifically rafting. If you are looking for a new place to practice it, you will have found a perfect destination to visit on your next ecotourism vacation.
Rafting in Huasteca Potosina
There are many agencies that offer this type of services in the Huasteca potosina. For example, on the Huasteca Potosina Tours website you can find this wonderful excursion of almost a day’s duration. This adventure consists of a descent down the Tampaon River rapids with professional guides who will help you at all times.
Before starting the tour, the guides will provide you and your companions with the necessary equipment, as well as explain the basics, since no previous experience is necessary to join the tour.
The price of the activity includes transportation for the activity, as well as entrance fees to nearby tourist attractions. To finish, you will have a typical meal of the Huasteca Potosina to regain strength after a day full of emotions.
The recommendations to follow are to wear waterproof clothing and footwear, to carry sun protection and insect repellent in a backpack with your other belongings. It will also be necessary to bring a towel to dry yourself, change of clothes and if you have long hair, a rubber band to hold it in place during the adventure.
This activity is not recommended for people with back problems or scoliosis, people who have recently undergone surgery, people with heart problems, overweight, children under 8 years of age, people over 65 years of age and pregnant women. If you have any doubts about whether you or someone in your family can book this tour, please contact the staff before booking.
Tampaon, San Luis de Potosi
The Tampaon River is currently one of the cleanest rivers in America. Its marvelous waters have an almost transparent turquoise color, through which rafting activities of moderate risk are usually carried out.
Much of the route, which is classified as level III, is perfect for those who have no previous experience or who want to go with children. In the area you can rappel and do a variety of adventure activities that you will not want to miss. Take advantage of the occasion and organize a full day tour with your friends or loved ones.
Tampaon River, Tamul Waterfall
The Tamul waterfall, which in Teenek language means ”place of pitchers” is considered by many ”the jewel of the Potosi waterfalls”. Located in the municipality of Aquismón, in the heart of the Huasteca Potosina, it is one of the ecotourism destinations that you must visit during your visit to the region.
This waterfall starts in the Gallinas River, continues through the Tampaon River and its 100+ falls into the Santa Maria River, both also a must on your excursion to see this natural wonder.