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Canyoning in Madeira Island

Highlights
  • Travel with ease and save time locating a meeting point, with hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Ideal for first time or rusty canyoners, try a range of different techniques under expert supervision
  • High quality gear is provided, including Adidas canyoning boots and a VadeRetro neoprene suit
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Canyoning in Madeira Island
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Canyoning in Madeira Island
US$70.17
Overview

Madeira’s dramatic landscape offers ideal canyoning conditions, but this can be intimidating for a beginner. On this small group excursion, benefit from the focused guidance of 2 certificated professionals, and enjoy an accessible route that includes a range of canyoning techniques, including jumping and abseiling. Travel with ease to the mountainous location with hotel pickup and drop-off included, and get an intimate look at Madeira’s native wildlife and geography.

What to Expect

Begin your canyoning experience with pickup from your hotel. Remember to pack your swimsuit and towel, as you head immediately to Funchal’s Ecological Park, in the south of the island.

The tour is intended for first time canyoners, and in your small group receive support and guidance from your certificated guides. Strap into your canyoning boots and pull on your wet-suit, then swim, scramble, jump, and abseil your way along the accessible route, conquering many natural obstacles along the way, including a 15 meter rock face. Encounter the native flora and fauna of the region, pose for in-tour snaps, and re-energize with complimentary chocolate and water.

At the end of your adventure, relax after all of the adrenaline and excitement and admire the views as you’re driven back to your hotel.

Reviews (308)
1 - 5 of 302 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Shouldn't miss this adventure!

Thank you for this great experience :) We had a lot of fun, even tough it was a rainy and foggy day. The guids are funny and very professional. We felt very safe and the beginners tour is not boring at all. But we are...More

Thank Flora_Wanderlust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Canyoning in a beautiful valley with excellent hosts!

We have done Canyoning before in the UK and New Zealand, with bigger jumps and more extreme abseiling. But this canyoning trip in Madeira was really entertaining and in area of beautiful countryside in Madeira, high in the mountains above Funchal. Duarte (Philip) and Alex...More

Thank MattDobson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing experience with Alex and Rubina

Wonderful canyoning experience in Ribeira das Cales with two amazing guides Alex and Rubina. The guides are super fun and make you feel totally confortable and safe. Plus you get pictures to remember the experience. Definitely a must to see another part of this beautiful...More

Thank SaraVeg81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A great experience and a must do

A wonderful experience and what a great day. Alexandre and Jon were wonderful guides and made sure that a good time was had by all, while keeping safety as a priority. I did Level 2 not having done Level 1. Level 2 was longer and...More

Thank windmillpoint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best activity in Madeira

Absolutely the best thing to do in Madeira. Alexandre and Paulo are just awesome, they clearly know what they are doing and that made us feel safe and comfortable, they are a lot of fun, super friendly and very knowledgable about nature and the island...More

Thank Victor P
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