The Mexico Week of Rivers is based in the enchanted village of Jalcomulco, you will be introduced to friendly local villagers, great food, spectacular scenery and of course, a variety of amazing rivers.

Paddle the best of Mexican whitewater on the Antigua, Actopan, Pescados, Alto Filo, Filo Bobos and Alsaseca Rivers. Each day is a different run of mostly class 3 whitewater. Off the river we explore the amazing little village of Jalcomulco. Apart from being the centre of whitewater tourism for the country it is also known for its delicious and traditional Mexican food, the friendly villagers and authentic Mexican culture.  You will be enamoured and impressed both on and off the river.

Good times, great food and amazing whitewater combine to make the Mexico Week of Rivers an ideal winter escape!

Advanced week of Rivers

Looking to “Step It Up” Mexico is also home to some of the best and steepest whitewater on the planet.  It is filled with a variety of class 4+ runs.  We are pleased to run customized advanced itineraries for groups of 8 or more.

Availability & Costs

Cost: Adults / YouthDates 2019 - 2020
$1950 CDN / $1750 CDNNov. 23 - Nov. 30, Nov. 30 - Dec. 7 2019, Feb. 22 - Feb. 29, Feb. 29 - Mar. 7, Mar. 7 - 14 2020

New! Group Discount!  Save with a group of 5 or more! Pay just $1750 (CDN) per person! Contact us for specialized dates or customized itineraries.

Mexico Week of River Daily Itinerary


Day 1

Arrival to Veracruz and transfer to Jalcomulco

Day 2

Tour of town and paddling the Antigua River

Day 3

Paddle the Actopan River

Day 4

Paddle the Pescados River

Day 5

Paddle the Alto Filo River

Day 6

Paddle the Filo Bobos River

Day 7

Paddle the Alsaseca River (Roadside)

Day 8

Transfer to Veracruz / Depart from Veracruz

Note: We do our best to adhere to the itinerary outlined above. Activities and rivers specified are subject to change based on circumstances outside of our control (ie.weather, water levels, road and safety conditions)

What's included in your Mexico Week of Adventure trip

Once you arrive in Veracruz, Xalapa or Jalcomulco
All local transportation
Freshly prepared meals
Hacienda style accommodation
Smooth river shuttles
Professional guide services
Top quality paddling equipment is included

We want to make sure that once you’ve arrived in Mexico all your daily needs are taken care of so all you have to concentrate on is the purpose of your trip… to have fun exploring some of the best adventures in Mexico.

Some things you may choose to add to your adventure or rent from us in Mexico. Prices are listed per person and include taxes.

Rental Options, Add-ons & Upgrades

OptionsOptions DetailsAmount
ShuttlesXalapa Bus Station Shuttle to Jalcomulco (Xalapa arrivals)$50USD (one way)
Veracruz Airport Shuttle to Jalcomulco (for late arrivals or early departures)$100USD (one way)
Veracruz Airport Shuttle to Veracruz Hotel (for late arrivals or early departures)$50USD
Accommodation UpgradesSingle/Private Room Supplement$300USD
EquipmentKayak Paddle Rental$60
Kayak Paddle Damage/Loss Deposit$90
Sleeping Bag$30
Sleeping Pad$30
Memories Packages:Photo Package$100USD
Double your stay:Book an additional consecutive week.$1750
(for early arrivals or late departures)

Accommodation in Veracruz

Hotel Mocambo4.5 StarsA venerable, elegant, Luxury Hotel with beautiful gardens, pool and ocean views. The Mocombo was the first hotel of its kind on the Gulf of Mexico.Approx. $150USD per night. (based on double occupancy)
Hotel Veracruz Centro Historico3.5 StarsA clean, comfortable and modern hotel ideally located on the main square (Los Portales/Zocolo) of colonial Veracruz. Highly recommended! This is where most of our participants choose to stay.Approx. $100USD per night. (based on double occupancy)
Hotel Real del Mar2.5 StarsA great find across from the beach and Aquarium with clean simple rooms surrounding a garden courtyard and pool. It rates as our most "cheap and cheerful" option in Veracruz.Approx. $50USD per night. (based on double occupancy)

Hassle Free Reservations! We are pleased to make night prior or night after reservations for you. Please let us know which hotel you prefer, how many people, and the nights required.

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• Head Office, Davidson (Mansfield-et-Pontefract), QC, Canada

Email: mexico@whitewater.ca

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