Water activity

Ribeira dos Caldeirões: Canyoning Experience

4.8 / 5

13 reviews

Activity provider: Azorean Active Blueberry

Ribeira dos Caldeirões: Canyoning Experience

Activity provider: Azorean Active Blueberry
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From US$ 81.44 per person

Likely to sell out

This 3-hour canyoning experience is lots of fun and perfect for all abilities.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Instructor
English, Spanish, Portuguese, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore amazing waterfalls
  • Experience canyoning in the jungle
  • Benefit from the knowledge of your expert guides
Full description
Canyoning is the sport of travelling down a river situated in a canyon by a variety of means including scrambling, floating, swimming, and abseiling. The canyon you'll visit has a mystical atmosphere and is situated within a rainforest among spring water from the mountain. The experience starts with a briefing about all of the necessary logistics and safety. You will then be provided with all equipment and warm up by walking along a short trail until reaching the start. The descent starts by scrambling down the stream, having fun in this watery playground where you'll have the opportunity to try out jumping (optional), sliding, rappelling, and abseiling down the waterfalls. At every obstacle, there will be a guide explaining everything you need to do and helping you. Along the stream, there will be some jumps, which get higher as the course progresses. The highest one is about 6 meters tall. Nothing is mandatory, so if you don't feel comfortable jumping, don't worry. You can still participate in the tour and have lots of fun. At the end of the tour, photos and videos will be sent directly to your e-mail free of charge.
Includes
  • All necessary equipment
  • Video and photo service
  • Pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
  • People over 75 years

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Meeting point

Look for the local partner's van in the parking lot. It's blue and orange as shown in the photos.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Towel
  • Swimwear

Know before you go

  •  The tour will depend on water levels and weather conditions.
  •  Cancellations that happen 24 hours prior to de trip will not result in any refund.
  •  Customers will receive a full refund or credit with 24 hours notice of cancellation.
  • Customers will also receive a full refund or credit in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
  •  Be sure to bring a swimsuit and towel. Also recommend: rash vest, hair-band, snack, and a bottle of water to leave at the car.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 13 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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Very nice, funny and competent team. What I found very positive and didn't know from other canyoning tours was that we also got shoes, which makes the experience even more fun. We were 25 minutes late due to our GPS and called shortly after the original time. It wasn't a problem, they informed the local guides and we were able to join the tour without any problems. I can really only recommend the "Blueberries" whether for beginners or advanced users. Afterwards you get the photos and the videos from the tour. Book with you, you won't regret it!

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May 13, 2022

We can definitely recommend this canyoning experience. Our guides were the best guides you can imagine. They're experienced and make sure you have a great time. The canyoning itself was also very nice with jumps, slides and two rappels. If you want to go canyoning in Sao Miguel, this is the place to be!

November 27, 2021

Really fun experience. The instructors make you feel safe and offer a fun and welcoming environment. Great for beginners.

May 26, 2022

Product ID: 340216