Find the best river in Europe for practicing whitewater sports in Lleida


Do you need to burn some adrenaline? If so, rafting is designed for you. Going downstream on rivers of various difficulty on a raft or a kayak gives you big emotions and pure fun! This is just a first taste of what you will find in Lleida .

Depending on factors as turbulence, speed of the current and presence or absence of eddies, each section of the river will be of a different level of difficulty. Find out yours and have fun practicing this sport in a group. Of course, always with the proper equipment and accompanied by a qualified guide or instructor.


Located in the heart of the Pyrenees, The Noguera Pallaresa is considered one of the best rivers in Europe -and one of the most iconic- for practicing whitewater sports, among which rafting stands out. The river has 60 navigable kilometers throughout the year, and the route combines sections of various levels either for the most experienced as for first timers. The most challenging season to test your bravery, is the thaw season, between the months of May and June.

But there is more! Besides the Noguera Pallaresa river, you will find many other options, like to zigzag the rafting boat in the Parque Olímpico del Segre , the Garona river and the Noguera Ribagorçana river. There is a large number of companies in this area, that makes it very easy for you to enjoy safely this adventure activities to the maximum.

To guarantee your safety and practice the activity in a responsible and sustainable way, we suggest you follow these tips:

  • Contact a qualified and professional company. They know the river in depth and will help you discover and fully experience this adventure sports.
  • The company will give you adequate equipment (comfortable clothing and footwear or specialized clothing for the practice of different activities).
  • Respect the environment, its flora and fauna.
  • Go ahead and enjoy rafting to the fullest. You won’t regret it!

With the family

If you want to practice this sport with the little ones go for a Children Tour. Some companies offer this kind of tours from 8 years old children. Finally they adapt the proposal to the ages of the whole group. Find out when making the reservation with your registered company.