Madeira Island offers exceptional conditions for the practice of canyoning, due to its geological, climatic, hydrological, touristic and natural characteristics.
It is considered by canyoning professionals as one of the best regions in Europe. Canyoning consists of descending the bed of a river surpassing natural obstacles using mountaineering techniques, swimming and transposing obstacles.
Such activity let you enjoy natural landscapes hidden in the valleys and gorges of the Laurisilva forest, classified by UNESCO as World Natural Heritage.
This canyoning is intended for those who wish to have first contact with the activity. It is an easy and accessible route suitable for all ages and has a time length of aproximately 3 hours.
This canyoning is located in the Center South of the Island, more precisely in the Ecological Park of Funchal. Along the route, together with all the natural obstacles, four abseiling’s shall be encountered, the largest of which with 15 meters. The abseiling’s are alternated with jumps to small natural ponds as well as toboggans.
Min: 2 persons | Max: 8 persons (regular tour)
Price per person: 60€ (Includes: transfer, insurance, pictures of the tour, individual equipment, specific canyoning boots, water and chocolate, 2 certificated guides).
Take along: sneakers, a swimsuit and a towel.
Custom canyoning tours on request!
See related: activities Madeira | Canyoning & climbing | Madeira
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