Whitewater rafting is an amazing adventure sport because there are different levels of rapids to try and test out your comfort level. Class I and II rapids can often be navigated by true beginners and families with kids, while Class V rapids should only be attempted by experienced adrenaline-seekers.
What’s also interesting about this sport is that there are incredible rivers with rapids all around the world, so chances are that one isn’t too far from where you live and plan to visit. Local guide companies can be found pretty much everywhere that whitewater rafting is popular, and each river offers something different for adventurers.
But if you’re trying to narrow down your list, here are some of the most epic whitewater rafting destinations around the world.
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