Canyoning or Canyoneering is an exciting multi-sport adventure that is gaining popularity amongst the masses.
You will enjoy a combination of Ziplining, Waterfall Rappelling, and Hiking along with optional Swimming and Cliff Jumping as high as 25 feet.
Canyoning is no longer just for die hard adventurers and expert climbers anymore. At Jaco Canyoning you have the opportunity to experience true Canyoning even if you have never been in a harness.
Just 20 minutes from Jaco and you will arrive at your base to start your adventure. After fueling up with an authentic Costa Rican meal let’s hop in a 4×4 safari vehicles and drive up the mountain over 1000′ to get to a private reserve.
Your guide will stop along the way to point out interesting flora and fauna and the incredible views of the ocean and countryside. When you arrive at the top you will be outfitted with latest and safest gear from Black Diamond.
You will be instructed on the safe and proper use of our equipment then begin your 5-minute hike to the first zipline. After 2 “zips” over the river we will do a dry training rappel to familiarize you with the proper technique.
A short hike down river and you will have some swimming and cliff jumping (4-25′) opportunities if you desire! Now it is time to get wet! 4 rappels through the waterfalls and You will do it all on your own. At all times you will be “safe and backed up” by your guides! After a short climb up you will exit the canyon and hike 15-20 minutes back to the truck.
Included: Transportation to base camp, breakfast or lunch, entrance fees, bilingual guides and certified gear
Duration: 5 hours
What to bring: swimsuit under your clothes, quick drying clothes and shoes that will stay on and will get wet, camera, water, insect repellent and sunblock. A towel and a change of clothes.