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Kayaking and Canyoning in Picos de Europa

Introduction to the world of canoeing or kayaking and Canyoning level I

Description:

This activity gives you a chance to try out one of the most popular and fastest growing water sports ever. This funny experience will gets you from Arriondas to Llovio through 15km (9.3 miles) descending by Ribadesella. This place is perfect for canoeing trip down the lovely River Sella with a  picturesque scenery and ideal water conditions. All sessions are tailored either for complete beginners or for those with some previous experience to ensure everyone and has enjoyable and constructive time on the water.

Once you have arrived to our PaddleinSpain center in Arriondas and be welcomed, your day will begin with a thorough safety briefing covering the techniques and safety aspects of canoeing. Once you get change at our facilities, our staff will transfer you to the wharf and the beginning point.

You can start between 11am til 1pm and from Arriondas you have 2 points to finish your descent and disembark:

  • first is going to be after 7km (4.35miles) in Toraño
  • Second and end point after 15km (9.3 mi) in Llovio

Fortunately, you can stop when and where you like, eat your picnic, have a drink, admire the wonderful scenery, stretch your legs, have a swim, and explore the riverbank other than with your head.

When you finally reach your destination downstream between 3 to 5 hours later (depending on your faster paddling) you are picked up and driven back to base camp. An excellent day out, and a real achievement on every level.

And the adventure have not finish yet, you will have on this offer a half day canyoning activity this is going to be a good experience for being introduce on this type of activity through water ravines that will involve you running down wet slabs of rock, jumps into pools and slides we make our way down the canyon. This canyon is an easy level that can be perfect for beginners or for families with children. For this reason this canyon is highly recommended.

Restrictions:

  • Minimum age: 5 years / 7-8 years on canyoning
  • Juniors must be accompanied of an adult 
  • All participants must know how to swim
  • Before your booking, please inform to the centre if you are exceptionally tall or overweight, or if you have any medical conditions, disabilities which affect your ability to partake in the activity
Price
73.00
60.00
€/person

Place: Asturias - Picos de Europa >> Arriondas - Sella River

Duration: 4 hours kayaking / 3hrs canyoning

Level:Beginner

Schedule:

This activity is available the whole year - except from Dec to mid March for weather conditions this activity need to be under request.

Departures between 10.30am until 12.30pm in Canoeing activity. Canyoning activity the meeting time can be at 3pm the same day or 9.30am the day after.

Let us know your preferences and your schedule will be confirmed under request

Required people: 2pax - large groups can be handled

It's included:

  • All the equipment required for the activity (canoe, life jacket, paddle..)
  • Picnic (on the kayaking day)
  • RC and accident insurance
  • Local Transfers
  • Digital photo service (optional, not included in price)

It's not included:

  • Please wear basic sports clothing, which you don't mind getting damp or wet, wearing old trainers, sandals, or wet shoes. 
  • swimming suit and trainers or boots for the canyon activity
  • A towel and complete change of clothes and shoes are necessary. 
  • If you wear glasses its a good idea to secure them with elastic. 

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