What is Canyoning?

Canyoning is sport, hobby, adventure, game, holidays.

A sport that combines hiking, swimming, waterfall descents, diving, slides, playing in the water. A sport with multi-level routes. From very simple and easy, to the most extreme!!

There is usually a small amount of hiking required to access most courses. Canyoning is an adventure sport, however, there is a Canyon experience accessible to almost everyone from beginner to advanced.

Who is it addressed to?

Canyoning is addressed to the general public and all ages, men, women, children, families, to those who want to do an activity in the area they visit. Like all sports, canyoning is divided into different levels, from very simple and easy to the most difficult and extreme in order to satisfy the demands of everyone.

Is canyoning dangerous?

As with any adventure sport, canyoning involves an element of risk. However, Canyons prides itself on using only highly professional experienced guides, and the highest quality safety equipment to control the risk element and provide you with a safe and positive canyoning experience.

What is the minimum age for canyoning?

Every canyon is different, due to this each canyon has a set minimum age limit. This information can be found listed on each canyons page.

The minimum age is set by our experts to ensure proper management of the Canyoning experience for all.

I can't swim. Can I still take part?

Definitely. Provided that you inform us about this, we will provide you with a special life jacket and you will not have any problem at all.

Can I take part if I wear glasses or contact lenses?

Yes you can still take part. You should inform your guides to advise you how to protect them in the water.

Where do we meet?

In each of our programs, the meeting point is mentioned. We always choose a central point to make it easy.

Are there any extra fees that I will have to pay on top of the listed price?

No, we do not charge any extra fees. The listed price is the price you pay. Including tax.

How do I pay?

For one-day activities you can make a reservation and pay in cash to our guide on the day of activity. If you are a team of more than three people or are going to take part in multi-day programs, then you make a deposit of 100-200 € in a bank account that we will give you and you pay the rest i in cash on the first day of the meeting.

What should I wear?

We will provide you with a wetsuit, helmet, special backpack and waterproof container and all other safety and technical equipment required for the Canyon you choose.

What do I need to bring for Canyoning?

Not much, remember our trips include all the safety and technical equipment you required is provided by us. However please do bring Swimwear bathing suit, shorts or leggings and shirt for trekking, a bottle of mineral water and a snack, bath towel and one more pairs of shoes that support your ankle.

Can I bring a camera canyoning?

Yes! But make sure it is fully waterproof.

Please Note: You take cameras and mobile phone into the canyon at your own judgement.

Do I have to make a reservation or can I just show up?

Yes. Reservations are required for all canyon tours. Reservations help us determine the number of guides we need, according to safety protocol, to ensure that our groups remain manageable, safe and enjoyable,

How far in advance should I make a booking?

Prebooking is necessary. The further in advance, the better. To be sure of securing a place, it is best to book at least 2 weeks in advance, 3 weeks in advance for the summer period. It is possible that there will be places still left “on the day”, but this is very rare so please prebook so you do not miss out.

What about cancellation fees?

In the unfortunate event of cancellation by customer the following changes apply. Failure to show up for your tour on time due to traffic or other circumstances will be deemed as a cancellation, so please take care, especially on weekends and make allowances for traffic.

When is the best season?

It is always a great time to go canyoning! There is no real best season for canyoning because unlike rafting it does not depend on a high volume of water. As long as the weather conditions are appropriate.

What is your refund and cancellation policy?

All cancellations must be advised as early as possible by the person who originally made the booking contacting by telephone or email. Cancellations are accepted as from the date Hellas Canyon the verbal or e-mail confirmation of cancellation.

Cancellations incur the following charges:

Date of booking to 10 days prior to the trip taking place – client will lose their non-refundable deposit.

Within 10 days of the trip, taking place – client will be charged the full amount of the trip.

What is the purpose of your tours?

We hope that this canyoning experience will introduce you to the unknown nature of the canyons. Furthermore, you will get to make new friends that share the same interests as you, you will exercise, be entertained and return to your everyday life renewed. Our greatest reward is our customer’s smile and satisfaction!

Do tours run in bad weather?

Yes, we can run tours in the rain, however it does depends on the situation. If the water level rises too much then we may have to reassess the situation as your safety is our number one priority. We can run tours in a certain amount or rain, but it is likely that we will cancel tours in the event of heavy rain. Usually in such a case we have an alternative.

Safety rules?

We maintain the right to modify the excursion program for safety reasons. We will always provide another alternative route. Such changes usually occur due to weather conditions.
You should rest assure that any such changes will not differ much from the original schedule and that we have foreseen such possibility.
In case of severe weather conditions, we put your safety first and we may reschedule the excursion for another time.

If you have any other questions that aren’t covered above please drop us an email and we will be happy to help.