Canyoning Holidays


During this week you will spend with us, you will become familiar with the activity of canyoning and discover a hidden and fantastic world.

You will discover crystalline water lagoons, sliding on natural slides, jumping and rapelling down in the middle of waterfalls.

High Lights

Beautiful landscapes

Visit to the Aveiro

Great food

Big waterfalls

Excellent Rural Hotel

A lot of adventure


Day 1

Take the train in Lisbon or Oporto and get off at Aveiro. We'll pick you up at the station and take you to the hotel.

We left Aveiro at 7.30 p.m.

Welcome dinner


Day 2

Ribeira de Vessadas.

Transport to the Ribeira de Vessadas.

Excellent river for the initiation to the canyoning.

Approach to the equipment and various techniques like rapell, water jumps, slides, etc.


Duration of descent: 4h

Approach: Not available.



Day 3

Rio Teixeira.

Transportation to the Teixeira river.

One of the most beautiful rivers in Portugal. Waterfalls with 30 meters of height and a stunning landscape.

One day spent walking down cascades, swimming ponds and jumping into the water.


Duration of descent: 5 to 6 hours

Approach: 15 minutes always on the right.



Day 4

Free day

Free day in Aveiro and or on the beach of Aveiro

We'll pick you up in the morning and pick you up at the end of the afternoon.



Day 5

Rio de Frades

It is one of the wildest rivers right in the heart of the mountains.

Let's discover waterfalls, lagoons of a turquoise blue and we will also cross the mountain from one side to the other through an old mine of wolfram.


Duration of descent: 4h a 5h

Approach march: 30 to 40 minutes always up.



Day 6

Caima River

We left to the end one of the largest waterfalls in Portugal.

The Caima River rises at the top of the Freita mountain range with an incredible view over the sea.

The descent begins with a waterfall almost 100 meters high.


Duration of descent: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Approach: Not applicable



Day 7

End of stay and return to Aveiro and the house.


Please note that this program may change due to weather conditions which may not be favorable.

Recommended for

People with good physical condition.


Going down the rivers will take between 5 to 8 hours, with the approach marches, so being in good physical condition and be able to swim is important.

What's Included

Transport during the day of the stay, between the hotel and the rivers, between the hotel and the restaurants, between the hotel and Aveiro on the day of arrival, departure and day off.

All equipment for canyoning, including boots.

Experienced guides.

Accommodation in excellent rural hotel.

Dinners from the 1st to the 6th

Excellent snack during the days of canyoning.



6 Days

Please bring

Towel and bathing suit

7 Days
price p.p. from
1.350 eur

Physical Level:
Technical Level:
Duration...........: 7 Days
Dates................: July and August
Distance:  From Oporto: 1 hour
                  From Lisbon: 3 hours
                  From Faro....: 6 hours 
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