Canyoning Ribeira Hortelã – Madeira Island.
- Inserted in the Laurissilva forest (world heritage by UNESCO since 1999) and one of the seven wonders of Portugal.
- The Canyoning Ribeira Hortelã is located in the north of Madeira Island in one of the most beautiful places on Madeira Island.
To carry out a canyon of level 4, you must have previously performed a level 3 activity with our company or provide some proof of an equivalent level of experiences.
The Canyoning Ribeira Hortelã is one of the most emblematic canyons of Madeira Island, is one of the canyons required for true lovers of this amazing aquatic sport.
Large waterfalls, beautiful lakes and a beautiful forest, makes this river one of the best experiences and canyoning offer.
Access to this canyon is quite demanding (about 300 meters of steep climb) which requires some physical ability.
This Canyoning tour is available only for professional canyoneers.
Price per person: on request
Duration: approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes (1h e 30 Approach; 3h e 30 Canyon; 20min Exit)
Difficulty: Level 4 – Very difficult
Highest Rappel: approximately 55 meters high
Days: on request
Includes: Neoprene suit and socks, Canyoning shoes and all the equipment needed (helmet, harness, connectors and eight approved by UIAA), a chocolate bar, licenses to carry out activities in the mountains, Canyoning guides, personal insurance (according to the Portuguese law) and transportation from the hotel to the activity and from the activity to the hotel.
What do you need to bring?
To do Canyoning in Madeira you need to bring a towel and a bathing-suit.
Minimum: 4 people.
NOTE: If you have a group with more than 4 people and want to do canyoning on another date other than the scheduled, please contact us. We organize the tour and you enjoy this amazing adventure!