The tour in the Saxeten Gorge in the Bernese Oberland is the perfect introduction to a unique water adventure.
Not far from Interlaken in the Saxeten Gorge you can carry out the first experiences with experienced and licensed guides
The tour offers everything to get a proper adrenaline rush: At the beginning there is a 10 meter rappel. The highlight is the 5 meter high jump into the water, which you can optionally skip. The rest of the jumps are between 1 and 2 meters high. Another thing you can't miss on a canyoning tour is a rock slide. The Superman rock slide is the longest on the route.
For beginners and those interested, this taster tour offers everything that canyoning as a sport contains. Therefore, it is perfect for a first insight at an easy level with incredible fun!
**You can expect an exciting adventure in canyoning for beginners in the Bernese Oberland!
Meeting point: Outdoor Interlaken Summer Base in Matten near Interlaken.
After you have been picked up at the arranged place, you will meet your guides at the Summer Base of Outdoor Interlaken.
Together with your guide you prepare the equipment for canyoning. Afterwards you will go by car in about 10 minutes to the starting point of the canyon, the Saxeten Gorge.
Safety briefing: at the starting point.
At the starting point of the canyon you will be briefed in detail and everything you need to know about safety and technique will be explained.
You will spend the following 1.5 to 2 hours in the canyon. Here you will complete optional jumps, natural rock slides, rappels and swim sections. All obstacles can be avoided on this tour. So you can always decide for yourself how far you want to go.
Conclusion and return: Summer Base Matten in Interlaken.
After you have successfully completed your first step in a canyon, you will receive a drink for refreshment and then you will be driven back to the base.
- Tour may be cancelled or postponed due to weather changes
- Swimming skills recommended, not required
- Not suitable for people with back or joint problems