- ABOUT THE SPOT
Rafting in Elo River, Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta Indonesia
There is no doubt that rafting in Elo River will send blood rushing through your veins. The river promises a challenging and exciting adventure not forgetting the amazing panorama. Situated close to Borobudur Temple and Mendut Temple, it is also known as the Progo’s Creek. Elo River rafting is on grade 3 and can accommodate the beginner as well.
Even if you are an experienced paddler, the challenges of the rapid current of the river together with some big rocks in it, will surely give you the chills. The paddling area is 12.5 km/ 7.8 mi long and takes about 2.5 hours to accomplish. The trip starts from Blondo Bridge and ends where Elo and Progo River meets. While undertaking this adventure, it is necessary to be geared with equipment that meets the rafting standards. Participants are usually accompanied by a qualified guide.