Canoe rafting intermediate adventure in Ticino

Organized by Purelements

Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
Duration: 6 hrs
Spoken languages: German, English
Minimum age: From 12 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: moderate More info
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Activity description

Embark on a thrilling canoeing adventure through the enchanting region of Ticino. This intermediate-level tour is perfect for those with previous canoeing experience, offering an exciting challenge for sporty beginners and experienced paddlers alike. Prepare to be amazed as you navigate the picturesque river and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the surroundings.

Discover the captivating sights and attractions surrounding the canoeing spot in Ticino. Starting from Cresciano, the 13-kilometer route takes you from Biasca to Cresciano, allowing you to witness the scenic landscapes and breathtaking views along the way. The region of Ticino is known for its stunning beauty, with charming towns and nature reserves dotting the riverbanks. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the area as you paddle through its pristine waters.

Book now and embark on an unforgettable canoe rafting experience in Ticino, where adventure, natural beauty, and excitement await!

Offer Description


- Introduction and Equipment Handover: Meet at our base, Agriturismo La Finca, in Cresciano. Here, you'll receive a warm welcome and a short introduction to the tour. Our knowledgeable guides will provide you with all the necessary equipment.

- Transportation to Starting Point: Board our vehicle and enjoy a 20-minute drive to the starting point. During the journey, take in the scenic views and prepare for the adventure ahead.

- Safety Briefing: At the starting point, a comprehensive safety briefing will be conducted, ensuring that you are well-prepared and informed before setting off on your canoeing expedition.

- River Adventure: It's time to start your exhilarating canoeing experience! Spend approximately 3 hours on the river, navigating the currents and enjoying the beauty of the surroundings. The duration of the tour may vary depending on the current, allowing for a thrilling and dynamic experience.

- Return to Cresciano: After completing the tour, change into dry clothes, and one of the staff members will transport you back to the car left at the embarkation point, ensuring a convenient and hassle-free return.

Tour Duration:
The total time for the tour is approximately 5-6 hours.

Activity requirements

- Good overall health condition
- Strong swimming skills
- Minimum age: approximately 12 years old

- Minimum of 3 people


Special terms

Meet at our base, Agriturismo La Finca, in Cresciano. After a brief introduction and equipment handover, we will drive for approximately 20 minutes to reach the starting point. A comprehensive safety briefing will be

conducted before embarking on the river adventure. After completing the tour, a purelements® employee will accompany you back to the car that was left at the embarkation point, ensuring a seamless and comfortable return journey.


  • Certified purelements guides providing supervision
  • Inflatable canoe
  • Special equipment including helmet, life jacket, neoprene socks, and wetsuit
Do not forget to bring
  • Swimwear
  • Closed shoes suitable for getting wet
  • Change of clothes and cap
  • Food and drink for before and after the tour
  • Waterproof sunscreen
  • Towel
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Meeting point
Al Quatro 1, 6705 Cresciano, Switzerland Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 10 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
10 days
Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
4 days
Cancellation 4 days or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule