Canyoning in Corsica

The Tavignanu Canyon

From the Calvi region, Ile Rousse, Ajaccio, Bastia and Corte

Situated in the heart of the Corte Massif, this descent is very aquatic.
Long swims and numerous jumps characterise this canyon that will amaze lovers of nature.
This canyon that is situated in the middle of Corsica, is open to all participants and no prior experience is needed.
Nevertheless, a good physical condition is recommended.

Inscription :

To participate in a descent, reservation is mandatory :

By phone: +33 4 20 19 09 09
Mail :
Online : click here to register online

Discover the Tavignano Canyon

This canyon is scheduled between July and August

Price : 90 € per person

canyoning shoes included
  • Mentoring by : a Nationally Certified Canyoning Instructor
  • Number of participants with an instructor : 12 (6 participants minimum)
  • Difficulty : This is an initiation level canyon that does not demand any prior experience, a good physical condition is recommended in order to make the most out of this activity.
  • Age : from 12 years
  • Period : from July to August
  • Duration of activity : about 6h30/7h
  • Approach walk : 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Walking back : 20 minutes
> Photos of the Tavignano canyon <

No jump is required.
We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.

Geographical situation :

This canyon descent is located in the region of Corte.

Access by car :
From Bastia: 1h10 min
From Ile Rousse: 50 min
From Ajaccio: 1h15 min

Meeting place :
The meeting point for departure is  at the Citadelle Parking in Corte

Download the map 
> Download the photo of the meeting place 


Gears provided by our agency :

  • Helmet
  • Wetsuit
  • Backpack
  • Canyoning shoes
  • Waterproof container

Must have gears not provided by our agency :

  • Swimsuit
  • One water bottle per person (1L)
  • One energy cereals bar per person
  • Picnic food

Video of the Tavignano descent

10 reasons to choose the Tavignano aquatic hike

- Enjoy the magical site, it looks like a postcard
- The activity lasts all day, great moments of conviviality
- Long aquatic hike with many jumps, natural slides and water walking
- The course is easily accessible for the holiday-makers from Ile Rousse, Bastia but also Ajaccio
- The course starts directly at the Corte Citadel
- Sunshine is present during the aquatic hike
- Real bath of freshness in the middle of summer
- A supervision by real professionals of the activity
- New canyoning equipment
- Shoe rental is included

All about the Tavignanu water hiking

Located in the heart of the Massif of Corte, the gorges of the Tavignanu invite you to an unforgettable day with a key point : a very watery and wild descent in the middle of beautiful landscapes.

The Tavignanu tour offers many swimming passages in natural basins of translucent colours, as well as numerous jumps (no obligatory).

The Tavignanu, considered as one of the longest descent in Corsica, is dedicated to people with a good physical condition, but remains a perfect activity to be introduced to canyoning.