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.


To participate in a descent, reservation is mandatory :

By phone : +33 (0) 6 15 05 28 42
Mail :
Online : click here to register online

Discover the Verghellu canyon

This canyon is scheduled daily in July and August

Price : 50 € per person

  • 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

> Photos of the Verghellu 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

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 at 9 a.m. and 14 p.m.

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Gears provided by our agency :

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Wetsuit
  • Backpack
  • Waterproof container
Canyoning shoes are available to rent : 5€ per person


Must have gears not provided by our agency :

  • Bathing Suit
  • Sports shoes (Water shoes are not allowed, they do not provide adequate protection)
  • One water bottle per person
  • One energy cereals bar per person

Video of Canyoning in the Verghellu