Guided tour

Ponta Delgada: Canyoning Experience

4.8 / 5

4 reviews

Ponta Delgada: Canyoning Experience

From £55.84 per person

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

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Portuguese, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • 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.
  • All necessary equipment
  • Video and photo service
  • Pick-up from the following locations: Ponta Delgada, City Center, Tourism Post Office. Some other locations are possible. Please contact the local partner for more information.
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 5 years
    • Pregnant women
    • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
    • People over 75 years

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    Prepare for the activity

    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 4 reviews

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    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!

    27 November 2021

    23 November 2021


    4 September 2020

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    Product ID: 340216