Two days with strong emotions and unique experiences practicing Canyoning and enjoying the natural beauty of São Jorge Island in the Azores.
In this two days we will accomplish a several adventure activities, the main one is Canyoning. We will visit São Jorge island in a different way than the comun tourists. Only through this sport do we have access to unique places of natural beauty in the Azores. It is not necessary that they have knowledge of this sport or that they have already practiced it. This program was created so that throughout the activity you have a progressive learning in this sport. The challenges will also be greater and with more adventure.
PROGRAM DAY 1
We will start this program at our Base with a briefing about the development of the program. We will then go on to the first activity: Abseiling.
In this activity we will learn and practice abseiling techniques, safety procedures and water line progression.
After lunch we will go to the eastern part of the island where we will begin the activity of Canyoning with a Baptism. This will be the first experience with this sport. For those who have had this experience, it will be a reminder of the emotions that this sport offers.
This first course of Canyoning lasts for 4 hours, with several verticasi and some jumps (optional).
PROGRAM DAY 2
On this second day we will start the program with a briefing and then we will leave for the mountain where we will hiking from 1 hour until the the beginning of Canyoning. We will start the hiking trail at 650 meters of altitude, in a valley with a lot of endemic vegetation and a landscape painted of green and blue, with the Graciosa Island as a backdrop.This walking trail is the most famous in the Azores, which takes us to the mythical Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo.
When we reach the beginning of the Canyoning (300m altitude), we will take a break for lunch, equip ourselves and a briefing of our team for the procedures of safety and progression in the water line. We will start the second Canyoning of this program, which will take us to the sea, in a route of extreme beauty, cut into the slot of two mountains, where is the junction of all water lines this valley. They are 6 vertical to the sea, with the highest waterfall of 25 meters.
SPLELEOLOGY AND HIKING
At the end of this Canyoning, we will have to travel along the coastline to the mythical Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo (30min). In this paradise we will have lunch, but first you can take a sea bath in the lagoon of this fajã, where the famous clams are reproduced, which you can taste for lunch. We will also visit the Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo and the cave of Furna do Póio, before starting the walk (1:00 am) to Fajã dos Cubres where our transfer waiting for us.
informações da atividade
bring to the activity
Swimwear, if possible already dressed;
Elastic (if applicable);
Tenis shoes to use in extra Canyoning activities;
Slippers or shoes for the end of the activity.
included in activity
High quality standard safety equipment: shoes, harness, neoprene socks and wetsuit, helmet and group safety equipment;
Snack and waters;
GRUPS +10 PERSONS
You have a discount of 5€ per person, if you go directly to the meeting point for the activity. We then send the coordinates (Google Maps) of the meeting point.
ATTENTION We will be able to adapt this program with other difficulty levels of Canyoning.