River rafting on the Vorderrhein: day trip

Swiss River Rafting Vorderrhein
You will enjoy an unforgettable experience on the Vorderrhein. Feel the adrenaline as you cruise through the Swiss Canyon. Enjoy the time on the Rhine and let your pulse beat faster.


The tour starts in Ilanz and takes you on the Vorderrhein to Reichenau. You will enjoy the whole Rhine Gorge - on top of that you will enjoy an extensive barbecue lunch as well as coffee/tea and cake in the middle of the gorge, on the banks of the river. Don't worry about the continuation of the trip - in the second part the river is also a bit calmer.


  • approx. 5 ½ hours, of which approx. 2 hours on the water


  • Adults 18 years and older: CHF 170.00
  • Youths 10 - 17 years: CHF 130.00
  • Group discount from 11 persons

Meeting point

  • Train station Ilanz

From here you will go to the base and receive the tour information and whitewater clothing. Before embarking follow the safety rules and paddling instructions.


  • 10.35am 
  • Other times possible for groups on request


  • Beginning of May until mid-October

Minimum age

  • 10 years accompanied by an adult, otherwise 12 years
  • The event is not suitable for pregnant women


  • Equipment (neoprene clothing incl. - shoes, splash jacket, life jacket, helmet)
  • Instruction and accompaniment by top qualified raft guides
  • Luggage transport to the disembarkation point
  • Drinks after arrival of the tour in Reichenau
  • Safety certification ISO 21101 and public liability insurance

Bring along

  • Swimwear incl. bathing / towel
  • Backpack or bag
  • Optional: sports band for your glasses, sunscreen
  • Depending on the weather, synthetic sports underwear is recommended for better heat insulation
  • Good mood

To the terms and conitions of Swiss River Adventures

Arrival by train

Travel comfortably from Chur by train to Ilanz station. The trains of the Rhaetian Railway run hourly. You can find connections at

Group reservations can be made by e-mail to

Arrival by car

Travel by car to the disembarkation point in Reichenau and continue by train to Ilanz. Alternatively, travel by car to Ilanz and return by train from Reichenau to Ilanz after the event. Connections can be found at

Group reservations can be made by e-mail to


We will inform you about further details with the booking confirmation.