Sobek Rafting is the leading Bali white water rafting company and has been running since 1989, making it also he longest established adventure pursuit company in Bali. Sobek boast a 100% safety record from the time of opening to this day and also run a variety of other activities although the focus has always been on the Bali White water rafting. Other activities include cycling tours, hiking and other kinds of activities. As a white water rafting company Sobek cover a larger area of Bali and offer the best routes when compared to other adventure tour operators in Bali and have a selection of different routes that have been carefully and specifically designed in order to give people of all levels, ages and abilities a chance to enjoy this magnificent challenge.
At Sobek White Water Rafting as with all good adventure tour companies safety is always paramount. Sobek ensure this by only using staff and guides who are trained to the Australian standards as well as first aid and river rescue. All participants must undergo a short but adequate briefing to ensue that the skills and techniques are learnt and have a chance to practice this before they enter the rapids. Communications between the team is also excellent with radio units meaning that the overall package as well as safety is very efficient and professional. Due to this it is no surprise that Sobek Rafting is the leading white water company in Bali.
The Sobek White Water Rafting tour is a complete package that includes air conditioned transfers from any of the hotels in south of Bali including the regions of Kuta, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, Sanur and Ubud and its surroundings areas. Lunch is also included in the price which is a traditional buffet as well as some western style options that can e enjoyed in the clubhouse after the descent is finished.
The experience its self is unreal a unique and exciting way to experience on of the most beautiful area in Bali. As you descent through the valleys and open fields you will run through slow flowing sections where you can take in the beauty of the area including the tropical forests, traditional villages and temples and then get ready for the exciting rapid drops and fast sections of the run. When you reach the bottom there are showers and clean towels that await you as well as food and a bar for you to relax in and discuss the days adventure. Then the package ends with return transport to your hotel where you can continue the day as you wish.
There are runs for all abilities and daring first timers can take on the more difficult runs as none of the runs are aimed at experienced rafters.