1. Italy
  2. Province of Catania
  3. Catania
  4. Alcantara River

Catania: Alcantara River Jumping Experience

Product ID: 216705
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Experience Sicilian gorges created by the erosion of the rivers flowing over the rocks. Partnered with safe and experienced guides, you can enjoy a thrilling activity as you traverse this unique landscape.
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Duration: 6 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Jump into the Alcantara river
  • Discover the Sicilian Alcantara gorges outside
  • Enjoy the most amazing canyon formations
Full description
After being collected from your accommodation, you will depart for a fascinating and evocative aquatic hike. The hike itself takes place within several beautiful lakes created by the intense activity of the Alcantara River, created by unique basaltic lava flows.

The lava has cooled very quickly since surfacing, creating pentagonal and hexagonal prismatic shapes which recall the molecular structure of the materials that constitute it. After being fitted with a harness and helmet, you will go to the starting point of the canyon, where you will participate in your first 10-meter vertical jump. From here you can decide whether you wish to dive, or descend using a rope.

Some parts of the trek you will encounter have been entirely submerged in water, with a maze of paths leading you to the next jumps as you traverse long corridors and swimming pool. You will be able to admire and be captivated by the charm of the wild and untouched nature, as you navigate the cool fresh water.
Includes
  • Round-trip shuttle bus
  • Multilingual guide
  • Equipment rental
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility

From £106.07 per person

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Product ID: 216705