Levels



Canyoning Levels

Family
A simple tour ideal also for children (over 11 years old).
The trekking paths to enter the canyon are mild and short. The highest abseil can be up to 12 meters and the canyon is mostly wide with escape routes all along. The jumps and slides are optional. Perfect also for first timers who have no experience in outdoor activities.
Duration 2- 3 hours
Requirements
•    Normal physical and mental condition
•    Not afraid of heights
•    Capable swimmer
•    Minors accompanied by parent or legal guardian
•    No prior use of alcohol and drugs


Beginners
Α tour for beginners and adolescents (over 13 years old).
The trekking paths to enter the canyon are mild and of maximum duration of one hour. The highest abseil can be up to 22 meters and the canyon has both open and narrow passages. Jumps and slides are optional and there are escape routes all along.
Duration 3 - 4 hours.
Requirements
•    Normal physical and mental condition
•    Normal weight
•    Capable swimmer
•    Not afraid of heights
•    Minors accompanied by parent or legal guardian
•    No prior use of alcohol and drugs

Sport
A sports tour for beginners and adolescents (over 16 years old).
The hike to the canyon can be steep and passages can be more vertical and narrow (up to 1m).
The highest abseil can be up to 50 meters, while jumps and slides are always optional. There are not always escape routes in the canyon.
Duration: 4-6 hours.
Requirements
•    Normal physical and mental condition
•    Normal weight
•    Capable swimmer
•    Not afraid of heights
•    Minors accompanied by parent or legal guardian
•    No prior use of alcohol and drugs
•    Minimum prior outdoor and sports experience

Extreme
A tour requiring prior canyoning experience and comfort in swimming into rushing waters. The hike to the canyon can be steep and passages can be more vertical and narrow (up to 1m).
The highest abseil can be up to 80 meters, and all participants are suggested to do the jumps and slides. New timers are required to participate in a spots canyoning tour to have their abilities evaluated. Extreme canyons usually have no escape routes.
Duration: 5-8 hours
Requirements
•    Normal physical and mental condition
•    Normal weight
•    Prior canyoning experience
•    Capable swimmer
•    Not afraid of heights
•    No prior use of alcohol and drugs

Pro
A tour solely for canyoners with very good physical condition, speed and mountaineering experience.
There is no maximum abseil height and the route may require technical passages and swimming into rushing waters. Pro canyons usually have no escape routes and are directed only to the few that have proven experience or have participated in a sports canyon to assess their skills.
Duration: 6 - 13 hours.
Requirements
•    Normal physical and mental condition
•    Normal weight
•    Prior canyoning and hiking experience
•    Capable swimmer
•    Not afraid of heights
•    No prior use of alcohol and drugs
•    Special footwear for canyoning