In Arouca Geopark near Porto, my sons dared each other to tackle white-water rafting and a scary, record-breaking bridge Three, two, one, and … jump!” yelled Rafael, our rafting guide. Into the air my youngest son leapt, not a moment’s hesitation, arms akimbo, legs kicking vainly against emptiness. Below him swirled the freezing, frothing waters
Fizemos canyoning em Arouca e ficámos rendidos à beleza e ao desafio deste desporto. Dizemos-lhe como é, com o que é que pode contar e até lhe mostramos como se ganha coragem para saltar de 8 metros de altura. Esclarecimento inicial: canyoning não tem nada a ver com canoagem. O desporto, que nasceu no final
It is official now… the white water rafting season at Paiva River, Arouca, North of Portugal (just 1 hour away from Porto) has started. Strong rains in the last weeks allowed the water levels to come back to its best and now it is all fun … Come and Explore the Paiva River with us!
The Paiva Walkway is a wooden walkway which runs along the Paiva River in Arouca, northern Portugal (1 hour drive from Porto). It is a distinctive structure that allows to explore the Paive River valley in ways almost impossible before. This is the scenery where Clube do Paiva holds its white water activities – Rafting,
River Trekking is a hike in the river … a combination of hiking, trekking and swimming for full connection with nature … in summer time, in the refreshing waters of the Paiva River, Arouca, North of Portugal (just 1 hour away from Porto). Hiking down the river is an awesome way to explore the River