Canyoning: Adventure for the whole Family in Gerês

If you are looking for an unforgettable, adrenaline-filled experience to share with the whole family, canyoning is the perfect choice. Located in the stunning Serra Amarela, in the heart of the Peneda-Gerês National Park, canyoning provides a thrilling adventure that combines nature, challenges and fun.

Tobogã - Portugal Adventure Tours offers the possibility of doing activities with the entire family, without leaving anyone out, guaranteeing safety and fun for all participants.

What is canyoning?

Canyoning, also known as canyon descent, is an activity that consists of descending a riverbed using climbing, rappelling and swimming techniques. Along the route, participants face various natural obstacles, such as waterfalls, wells and rough terrain paths, with the guidance and safety of experienced guides.

It's a unique way to explore untouched landscapes and connect with nature in an exciting and interactive way.

Why should you go canyoning with Tobogã?

At Tobogã - Portugal Adventure Tours, canyoning is an accessible activity for the whole family.

In our range of available routes, we have the opportunity to adapt the experience to each person's abilities, thus making an activity easier or more difficult, depending on the group. The possibility of adapting the difficulty levels makes it an activity for all ages, from beginners to experts, as long as participants have all their mobility capabilities.

Our experienced guides ensure the safety of all participants, providing an exciting and memorable experience.

Why Canyoning is it Perfect for Families?

Fun for All Ages

Canyoning is a versatile activity that can be adapted for different skill levels and ages. Tobogã - Portugal Adventure Tours offers specific routes for families, with challenges suitable for children and adults. This allows everyone to have fun, regardless of previous experience.

Strengthens Family Bonds

Taking part in a challenging activity like canyoneering can strengthen family bonds. Face challenges together, support each other, create lasting memories and a sense of accomplishment.

Teaches Important Values

Canyoning is a great way to teach children important values ​​like teamwork, perseverance and respect for nature. By following the guides' directions and helping each other, children learn the importance of cooperation and communication.

Tips for a Family Canyoning Adventure

Prepare Adequately

Make sure everyone is adequately equipped for the activity. This includes swimwear, towels and sunscreen. Regarding equipment to ensure safety during the activity - neoprene suits, helmets, boots and harnesses - Tobogã guarantees everything necessary.

Check in advance what is included and what you need to bring.

Listen carefully to the Safety Briefing

Before starting the activity, listen carefully to the guides' safety briefing. They provide all the necessary information to ensure a safe and fun adventure.

Start Easy

If this is your family's first time participating in a canyoneering activity, start with easier routes. Check out the guides, this will help everyone get familiar with the basics and feel comfortable before moving on to bigger challenges.

Have Fun and Seize the Moment

Remember, the main goal is to have fun and enjoy each other's company. Take lots of photos, celebrate small achievements and enjoy every moment together.

What to Expect During the Activity

During a canyoning session with Tobogã Portugal, you can expect:

  • Rappelling: Descending waterfalls using ropes - an exciting and safe activity when guided by experienced guides.
  • Jumping: Jumping into natural pools – it is always optional and is only done when all safety conditions are met, but it always adds an extra touch of excitement.
  • Natural Slides when possible: Slide down smooth rock formations created by running water, as if they were natural slides.
  • Swimming: Swim in crystal clear waters, surrounded by stunning landscapes.

Canyoning is a perfect activity for families looking for an exciting adventure in nature.

With Tobogã - Portugal Adventure Tours, you can be sure that safety and fun are the top priorities. Adventure through Serra Amarela in Peneda Gerês National Park and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.

Book your experience here today and discover why canyoning is an adventure for the whole family!

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Lugar da Igreja - Junta de Freguesia
4980-312 Entre Ambos Os Rios,
Viana Do Castelo

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