Have you ever wondered what it would be like to explore the depths of the earth, slide down waterfalls and hike through dry canyons? If you’re reading this, chances are you’re curious. And I don’t blame you, canyoning is one of the most exciting activities you can experience. But did you know that there are different types of canyoning? Yes that’s how it is. And in this article, I will take you by the hand to discover the two main ones: water canyoning and the dry. In addition, I will tell you how you canlive this experience in Tenerife with Outdoor Activities Tenerife. But before we dive into the details, let me tell you a little story that will make you want to put on your canyoneering boots now!

It was a sunny day in Tenerife, and a group of friends decided to venture into one of the most famous ravines on the island. What they didn’t know was that that day would change their lives forever…

Water Canyoning: A Refreshing Adventure

The aquatic canyoning is, as its name indicates, a modality that It is carried out in canyons or ravines with the presence of water. This means that during your tour, you will come across natural pools, waterfalls and slides that will make you live an unforgettable experience.

Why try water canyoning?

  1. Refreshing: It is the perfect option for those hot days in Tenerife. Imagine sliding down natural slides and diving into crystalline pools.
  2. Pure adrenaline: Jumping from heights, rappelling down waterfalls and swimming against currents are just some of the emotions that await you.
  3. Connection with nature: There is no better way to connect with nature than by being part of it. Water canyoning allows you to explore hidden places and enjoy impressive landscapes.
canyoning aquatic

Dry Canyoning: The art of exploring canyons

Unlike water canyoning, dry canyoning is carried out in canyons without water. This doesn’t mean it’s any less exciting. In fact, you will face challenges such as climbing rocks, descending vertical walls and walking on uneven terrain.

Reasons for choosing dry canyoning:

  1. Less equipment: You don’t need wetsuits or specialized water equipment.
  2. More technique: You will learn climbing skills and descent techniques that will be useful in other adventures.
  3. Discover the geology: The dry canyons offer you a unique view of the rock formation and geological history of the area.
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Have you decided which one interests you the most? Explore our aquatic and dry canyoning routes!

If you have already decided what type of canyoning interests you the most, great! If you haven’t done it yet, don’t worry. At Outdoor Activities Tenerife, we have routes designed for both types, and we guarantee that both will offer you an unforgettable experience. Here’s a look at what you can expect on our routes:

Water Canyoning Routes:

  1. Canyoning Los Carrizales: This is one of the hidden gems of Tenerife. On this route, you will immerse yourself in crystal clear waters, sliding down natural slides and jumping from heights that will fill you with adrenaline. It is a unique experience that combines the excitement of canyoning with the beauty of the island’s aquatic landscape.

Dry Canyoning Routes:

  1. Canyoning Los Arcos: Known for its impressive arch-shaped rock formations , this ravine offers you a route full of technical challenges and unparalleled panoramic views.
  2. Canyoning Anaga: Located in the famous Anaga mountain range, this ravine takes you through of uneven terrain, hidden caves and spectacular views of the ocean and mountains.
  3. Canyoning in Tenerife South: This is a tour for adventure lovers. With dizzying descents and challenging climbs, Tenerife South offers you a canyoning experience that will test your skills.
  4. Canyoning Lomo Alferez: Perfect for those looking for a quieter experience but equally exciting. The Lomo Alferez offers you a route full of natural beauty, with endemic flora and fauna of Tenerife.

Why choose our routes?

    • Personalized experience: Our routes adapt to all levels, from beginners to experts. So, regardless of your previous experience, you will find a route that suits you.

    • Expert guides: Our team is made up of professionals passionate about canyoning. They will guide you every step of the way, making sure you have a safe and fun experience.

    • Connection with nature: Our routes will take you to hidden places in Tenerife, allowing you to connect with nature in a unique way.

In conclusion, if you are ready to embark on a canyoning adventure in Tenerife, Outdoor Activities Tenerife is your best option. Whether you lean toward water or dry canyoning, we promise you an experience you won’t forget. We are waiting for you with open arms and ropes ready!