• Canyoning Adventure in Sao Jorge Island - Azores
  • Canyoning Adventure in Sao Jorge Island - Azores
  • Canyoning Adventure in Sao Jorge Island - Azores

canyoning adventure

canyoning in sao jorge island - azores

This is a 2 days Canyoning program on different routes. It is not necessary that they have knowledge in this sport or that they have already practiced it.

day 1

We will begin this program in our Base with a briefing on the development of the program. We will then go to the first activity: Abseiling. In this activity we will learn or remember abseling techniques, safety procedures and progression in the water line. We will do 4 vertical, being the greater of 30 meters.

Abseiling in Sao Jorge Island - Azores

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).

We will end the day at our Base.

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.

Trilho Pedestre para a 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.

Canyoning na Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo

At the end of this Canyoning, we will have to walk along the coastline to the mythical Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo (30min.). In this paradise we will have a lunch, but before you can swim in the lagoon of this faja, where they reproduce the famous clams of Caldeira, which we will taste at lunch.

In the afternoon, we will make a visit to Faja da Caldeira de Santo Cristo and we will also visit Furna do Poio, before we leave by Moto 4 (20min.) to Faja dos Cubres where our transfer is waiting for us.

At the end of the afternoon, we will return to our Base.

Please note: We can adapt this package with other levels of difficulty.

Explore this unique experience in the heart of the Atlantic.

activity informations

Water line distance

distance  1,6Km

Waterfalls Number

waterfalls  > 13

highest waterfall

highest vertic. > 25m

Canyoning duration

duration  > 08h

Approach Hiking time

approach > 01:30h

Tour Total time

 total time  2 days


difficulty level

Activity Location

eastern zone


our base

minimum age

16  years

price from


ativity number


additional information

program activities




Moto 4 Tour;


bring to the activity

Swimwear, if possible already dressed;


Elastic (if applicable);

Confortable clothes;


Tennis shoes to use in the activity;

Slippers or shoes for the end of the activities.

included in activity

Accredited guides;

All equipment (harness, neoprene suit, helmet);



2 Lunchs;

Snack and waters;


Gift Aventour.