In Lienz where AdventureAustria is based, there are plenty of water activities to choose from. Canyoning in East Tyrol is an absolute must for any summer activity holiday!
Where there are high mountains, there are interesting valleys. Where there are interesting valleys there are opportunities for canyoning. When Canyoning in East Tyrol, visitors have a choice of routes suitable for beginners and experts alike. With a wetsuit and the correct safety equipment you can take part in an adventure with a guide who’ll take you through rocks, waterfalls and impressive mountain valleys. Pure action and adventure!
What is canyoning?
With courage, concentration and a desire for adrenalin and adventure, canyoning involves descending through tight valleys and streams. Canyoning has developed into somewhat of a trend sport in recent years.
A simple way of describing canyoning is that it is simply a way to get down the valley. However the descent is no normal path. Instead you’ll descent through water, rocks, stones, waterfalls and cliffs. A professional guide will show you the way and how to best master this sport as well as taking care of your safety.
What is required for canyoning
Even when canyoning in East Tyrol, the sunniest region in Austria, being outdoors in shaded valleys and deep gorges can be particularly cold. Some of the ascent is through water and therefore a wetsuit is required as standard. Other equipment includes a helmet and shoes but all the necessary equipment is supplied when doing a canyoning package in East Tyrol.
Have you ever abseiled from a waterfall? Or ever jumped into a pond without knowing how deep it is? Your guide will show you exactly what to do whilst you learn new trust and safety skills whilst doing canyoning. What are you waiting for? Get in touch with AdventureAustria now to add canyoning to your summer holiday package.
Canyoning in East Tyrol. Canyoning is available from mid May to the end of October. Minimum numbers, age, height and weight restrictions may apply. All participants must be competent swimmers. For more detailed prices please contact us or complete our enquiry form.