Canyon of Rio Poio near Ribeira da Pena
Canyon of Rio Poio near Ribeira da Pena
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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level
  • Spoken languages
    Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Duration
    6 hrs
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Canyoning is a sport where you will find yourself in deep harmonious relation with nature. Experience the perfect mixture between nature and adventure in pleasant crystal clear waters.

Canyoning is a sport in which the main aspect is the descent of water routes such as rivers. With the help of ropes and some jumping, you will sort steep slopes and overcome obstacles, while soaking in a sense of discovery and experiencing an unusual adventure. Canyoning in the Poio River is an extraordinary experience!

Pena Aventura Park offers you this exhilarating activity filled with adventure in Ribeira de Pena. This portion of the canyon of Rio Poio is perfect for people who like to practice activities while being in contact with nature. The walls of the canyon start to give you a feeling of encasement quite quickly. You might have to squeeze yourself through some canyon and step into a couple of ponds, specially in the second cascade which can get a bit tricky.

Get ready to be provided with overwhelming feelings of freedom and pure adrenaline and to release the stress of day-to-day life.

minimum 16 y/o
Starting time: 10:00 am,
Cancellation policy: 
moderate1) Cancellation 10 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

2) Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund

3) 4 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, is considered last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
Offer Description



Approach: 5 min.
Descent: 4 - 5 hours
Exit: 2 hours
Difference in height: 500 m.
Total distance: 4 km.

Activity requirements

All participants must be able to swim.

Special terms

All minors must have authorizations from their parents.

  • All necessary equipment
  • Transportation to meeting point
Do not forget to bring
Do not forget to bring
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Hiking boots
  • Bottled water and snacks
  • Towel
Meeting point
Organização de Actividades Desportivas, Lda. Bustelo - Salvador 4870-110 Ribeira de Pena Portugal Get directions
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