Traineeship canyoning - 6 days

6 days of canyoning in Corsica to discover 6 canyons : 4 days + 2 days extension Bavella


This course is for canyoning enthusiasts who want to discover Corsica in a sporty and fun way.
We propose you to discover in 4 days 4 of the most beautiful canyons of Corsica and to extend the course with 2 canyoning days in Bavella.


Program :
Day 1 - Zoicu Canyon - Soccia
Day 2 - Richiusa Canyon - Bocognano
Day 3 - Verghellu Canyon - Vivario
Day 4 - Baracci Canyon - Propriano
+ Day 5 - Purcaraccia Canyon - Bavella
+ Day 6 - Vacca Canyon - Bavella

To participate, reservation is mandatory:
ONLINE BOOKING
Tel: +33 (0)6 15 05 28 42
Mail: infos@canyon-corse.com

Day 1 : The Zoicu canyon - Soccia

This mountain canyon is famous for the variety of its landscapes and the emerald colour of its basins. Zipeline, jumps, swimming and abseiling will delight us in this superb granite crate. Sensations guaranteed!

Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor
Number of participants per instructor: 12 maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon, good physical condition is required. It is not recommended for people who are too sensitive to height.
Total duration of the activity: about 4h30
Access walk to the canyon: 15 minutes
Return run: 30 minutes
Maximum rappel height: 18 meters

We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.


The canyon is located at an altitude of 1000 m, above the village of Soccia.
Soccia is located in the Vico region, the hinterland of Sagone.

Road access :
from Sagone: 45 minutes
from Cargese: 1 hour 
from Porto: 1h15 minutes
from Ajaccio: 1h15 minutes
from Porticcio: 1h30 minutes


Appointment:
Meeting point at the top of the village of Soccia. The departure is from the cross parking lot at the beginning of the Creno Lake trail, at 9:00 am.


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Day 2 : Richiusa canyon - Bocognano

Superb descent into the narrow gorges of the Richiusa with jumps, slides, abseils and zip lines. A breathtaking landscape!

Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor
Number of participants per instructor: 12 maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon, good physical condition is recommended.
Total duration of the activity: about 4 hours
Access walk to the canyon: 45 minutes
Return run: 15 minutes
Maximum rappell height: 10 meters

We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.

The canyon is located in the Migliarella massif near the village of Bocognano.

Road access:
from Ajaccio: 45 minutes
from Porticcio: 40minutes
from Corte: 45 minutes
from Ile Rousse: 1h45
from Sagone: 1h10

Appointment: 
Meeting in front of the village fountain in Bocognano, at 8:30 in the morning and 13:30 in the afternoon

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Day 3 : The Verghellu canyon - Vivario

Verghellu is a watery and wild mountain canyon. Jumps, slides, abseiling and zip lines await us in the emerald green pools.

Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor.
Number of participants per instructor: 12 maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon, good physical condition is recommended.
Total duration of the activity: about 4 hours
Access walk to the canyon: 20 minutes
Return run: 3 minutes

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We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.


The canyon is located in the Verghellu valley, between Venaco and Vivario.


Road access:
from Ajaccio: 1h10 minutes
from Ile Rousse: 1 hour
from Corte: 15 minutes

Appointment:
The departure appointment is at the Eiffel bridge between the village of Vivario and Venaco, at 9am and 2pm.


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Day 4 : The Baracci canyon - Propriano

This initiation canyon offers us everything that the novice in search of thrills dreams of. In the red granite gorges polished by the stream, obstacles follow one another, slides, jumps, zip lines, abseiling descents!


Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor
Number of participants per instructor: 12 maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon. A good physical condition is recommended.
Total duration of the activity: about 2h30
Access walk to the canyon: 5 minutes
Return run: 15 minutes
Maximum recall height: 10 meters

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We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.


The canyon is located in the hinterland of Propriano, in the mountains that dominate the Gulf of Valincu.

Road access :
from Ajaccio: 1H40
from Porticcio: 1H20
from Propriano: 30 minutes
from Sarténe: 45 minutes

Appointment: 
Meeting at the canyon departure car park on the RD 557 at 9:00, 12:30, 15:00.

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+Jours 5 et 6 : The Purcaraccia canyon et The Vacca canyon - Bavella

+ Day 5: Purcaraccia Canyon - Bavella
This canyon is one of the most beautiful in Corsica with its slides carved in granite and its turquoise waters! 2 large waterfalls with 2 abseils of 40 meters!

Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor
Number of participants per instructor: 12 people maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon, requires good physical condition. It is not recommended for people who are too sensitive to vacuum: 2 rappels of 40 metres.
Geographical location: the canyon is located in the heart of the Bavella massif
Total duration of the activity: 40 min approach, 4 hours in the water, 1 hour walk back

Road access:
from Bastia: 1h40 minutes
from Porto Vecchio: 1 hour
from Sartene or Propriano: 1 hour

Meeting: at 10:30 am at the Larone pass, at the entrance of the Bavella massif from Solenzara

Total duration of the activity: 1h30min approach, 3 hours in the water, 40 minutes walk back.



+Day 6: Vacca Canyon - Bavella
This canyon with pink granite and emerald basins crosses the Bavella massif, a real paradise for jumping! One of the most beautiful canyons in Corsica!

Supervision: by a state-certified canyoning instructor
Number of participants per instructor: 12 people maximum
Level: initiation-discovery canyon, requires good physical condition. It is not recommended for people who are too sensitive to vacuum. 
Geographical location: the canyon is located in the heart of the Bavella massif
Total duration of the activity: 40 min approach, 4 hours in the water, 1 hour walk back
Road access:
from Bastia: 1h40 min
from Porto Vecchio: 1 hour
from Sartene or Propriano: 1 hour

Meeting: at 10:30 am at the Larone pass, at the entrance of the Bavella massif from Solenzara

Total duration of the activity: 40 min of approach, 4 hours in the water, 1 hour of walk back.

We remind you that canyoning is a sport of white water, to know how to swim is compulsory.

Gear

Provided by the agency:
  • harness
  • headphones
  • neoprene suit
  • backpack
  • waterproof cans
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Mandatory not provided by the agency:
  • a swimsuit
  • one bottle of water per person
  • canyoning shoes (from 36 to 47) : 5€/person
  • an energy bar

Price

Price of the 4-day course:
200€ per person for the 4 canyons
(canyoning shoes rental : 5€ per person and per canyon)

+ extension 2 days 2 canyons in Bavella:
120€ per person for the 2 canyons

Canyon de la Purcaraccia: 60€ per person
Canyon de la Vacca: 60€ per person
Tailor-made, adaptable and modifiable program.

This price includes:
  • supervision by a state-certified instructor
  • liability insurance
  • the equipment
This price does not include:
  • transport
  • accommodation
  • meals
  • beverages