Ribeira das Cales canyon

On land



About this activity

Unforgettable impressions, tropical rainforest, swimming in a natural pool and diving in the waterfall, are some of the sensations and experiences you may have in this activity.
This canyon begins in the center south of the island, more precisely in the Ecological Park of Funchal. Along the route, together with all the natural obstacles, four abseiling’s shall be encountered, the largest of which with 15 meters. The abseiling’s are alternated with jumps to small natural ponds as well as toboggans.



Natural reserve

Natural pools




Nature sports




  • • Feel completely safe in the hands of two experienced and certified guides in Canyoning at I.P.D.J. (Portuguese Institute of sport and Youth);
    • Jump, slide and rappel across the varied and challenging terrain in the middle of natural reserve;
    • Incredible experience for those wanting to have the first contact with nature sports.

Good to know

  • • You should bring a swimsuit and a towel.
    • After your booking, we will contact you for more information, such as your weight and height.

What's included

  • • Insurance;
    • Photos of the tour;
    • Individual equipment;
    • Water and a chocolat;
    • Two certified guides;
    • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel (main cities only).

Other information

  • • Highest abseiling: 15 meters
    • Difficulty: Easy

Minimum age




Monday At 09:00
Tuesday At 09:00
Wednesday At 09:00
Thursday At 09:00
Friday At 09:00
Saturday At 09:00
Sunday At 09:00
Adult (14+) € 60,00
  • This activity can be cancelled and fully refunded up to 24 hours after making the reservation, given that there are more than 24 hours until the scheduled departure. After that period cancellation fees may apply.
  • You must be at the agreed location 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Check your digital ticket after the reservation is made for more information.
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€ 60,00 Adult