The Verghellu canyon

From the Corte-Ile Rousse region, and even from Bastia and Ajaccio.

The Verghellu is one of the most complete and amusing canyons that Corsica has to offer.
Everything is brought together so that the shared experience is fun while remaining accessible to everyone (initiation level canyon).
In 4 hours all of the elements of canyoning are brought together: Dives, toboggans, rappel and zipeline.
This is a mountain canyon where the clear water will amaze those who love nature.

The Verghellu canyon

The Verghellu canyon
To participate in a descent, reservation is mandatory 

 Canyoning shoes are available to rent :
10 € per person
The Verghellu canyon

The Verghellu canyon
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Discover the Verghellu Canyon

Price : 55 € per person

This canyon is scheduled daily from June to September 
  • Mentoring by : a Nationally Certified Canyoning Instructor
  • Number of participants with an instructor : 12
  • 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 10 years old
  • Period : June to September
  • Duration of the activity : 4 hours
  • Approach walk to canyon : 20 minutes
  • Walk back : 3 minutes

Canyoning is a sports activity, each participant must know how to swim, you must be aware that the group will evolve in a specific environment which can be dangerous. Despite the presence of an instructor, an accident may occur and the instructor may not be held responsible for it.
No jump is required.

Gears provided by our agency :
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Wetsuit
  • Backpack
Must have gears not provided by our agency :
  • Swimsuit
  • Sports shoes (Water shoes are not allowed, they do not provide adequate protection)
  • One water bottle per person
  • One energy cereals bar per person

Geographical Situation

The canyon is situated in the Verghellu Valley, between Venaco and Vivario.

Access by car :
From Ajaccio: 1h10min
From Ile Rousse: 1h00
From Corte: 15min

Meeting place :
The meeting place for departure is at the pont Eiffel (Eiffel Bridge) between the villages of Vivario and Venaco .

Download the Map 
Download the photo of the meeting place 

Video of Canyoning in the Verghellu