Cernicalos Canyon from Telde, Gran Canaria

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Barranco de los Cernicalos

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Surrounded by stunning mountain landscapes, the Barranco de los Cernicalos canyon is one of the most popular canyoning excursions you can have in Gran Canaria!

Surrounded by stunning mountain landscapes, the Barranco de los Cernicalos canyon is one of the most popular canyoning excursions you can have in Gran Canaria!

"Wow!" is the reaction most outdoor enthusiast have when facing the amazing Barranco de los Cernicalos, according to Mojo Picon Adventures. The reaction is quite normal, since it's the company's star activity, which they have done for over 100 times!

Canyoning is an activity that is becoming more popular year after year. Allowing you to explore the amazing landscapes of Gran Canaria, experiencing canyoning during your holidays is a perfect way to escape the routine. During this adrenaline inducing trip, you'll descend a canyon following the flow of the river or stream that has carved it over centuries. To successfully reach your objetive, you'll have to hike, climb, abseil, swim, and even jump into natural pool!

You don't have to worry about anything, just enjoy. The team will take care of everything and will provide you with all necessary safety equipment: a harness, neoprene wet suit, helmet, and belay system.

Gran Canaria has amazing relief landscapes which makes it perfect for canyoning. Impressive rock formations, lush forests, and rivers with clear waters are the perfect backdrop for a day in nature.

The Barranco de los Cernicalos is nature's equivalent of a water park! Right from the approach, you'll walk on a trail that will take you to the entrance of the canyon. There, you'll have your first abseil that will set the tone for the rest of the excursion. What follows is a combination of hiking, jumping and abseiling all along the river!

You'll meet your instructors in Telde, a village conveniently located less than 20 minutes away from both Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Maspalomas.

No prior experience is needed - come and join the adventure!


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Gerard H., Netherlands — 02/03/2022
Francesca C., Spain — 19/04/2023
La actividad fue muy divertida desde la bajada hasta la vuelta andando. Perfecta para quien busca diversión y aventura. El instructor Miguel es muy majo, tiene mucha paciencia y se asegura que todos se sientan seguros en cada momento. Recomendada 100%
Mayte B., Spain — 28/08/2021
Una experiencia muy divertida para personas que sean aventureras, duró casi 6h pero pasaron volando, lo monitores muy atentos te ayudan en todo momento a todo lo que necesite y transmiten seguridad sin lugar a dudas lo volvería a repetir mil veces, experiencia de 10.
Joana M., Spain — 06/07/2023
Aventura asegurada y divertidísima
Marc P., Spain — 02/09/2021
Espectacular actividad super divertida

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