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Canyoning, Chamonix

half day or full day canyoning adventures suitable from 8 years up!

This activity guarantees plenty of adrenaline as well as fun! Challenge yourself by abseiling down waterfalls, jumping off small cliffs, sliding and swimming in crystalline waters.

Within and around the Chamonix Valley there are numerous spectacular canyons for you to explore. You can choose to have your adventure in the Valley d'Arve or go further afield to Annecy or even Switzerland.  

Half day tours, fun & beginner

A half day tour usually takes between 2-3 hours. The approach will take up to 30 min. This tour is also suitable for children (from 8 years) accompanied by their parents. To participate in a beginner tour you must be able to swim.

Full day tours, sporty & advanced

A full day tour usually takes between 4-6 hours. The approach can take up to 1 hour walking up a steep path. To participate in an advanced, full day tour you should have a good fitness level, no fear of heights or claustrophobia and you must be able to swim!


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What to bring

Please bring a swim suit to wear under the wet suit and a towel. You should bring a pair of sports shoes e.g. approaching shoes with a good sole which can get wet. If you have long hair please fasten it up. Unless your camera is waterproof leave it at home. The guides will take some pictures and put them onto a server to share with you!

They will provide neoprene / wetsuit, socks, helmet and harness.


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