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Full Day Tropical Rainforest Canyoning Adventure from Sydney

From $145.91
  • Get views of the Illawarra Escarpment and the Pacific Ocean
  • Swim and trek around waterfalls and natural waterslides
  • Learn about the area's flora and fauna through a guide's commentary
Full Day Tropical Rainforest Canyoning Adventure from Sydney
From $145.91
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Full Day Tropical Rainforest Canyoning Adventure from Sydney
From $145.91
Explore the tropical rain forest around the Illawarra Escaprment on this full-day adventure tour from Sydney. Learn about Australia's flora and fauna, including water dragons, echidnas, wombats, and swamp wallabies. Trek though the rain forest and go canyoning around waterfalls. This tour is suitable for those with a moderate level of fitness.
What to Expect
The tour begins along an easy half hour hike along a track beneath the rainforest canopy, interspersed with panoramic views of the surrounding escarpment and ocean. Upon reaching the start of the canyon, equipment is donned and instruction on canyoning techniques is provided.
The day is spent swimming and wading through the watercourse, traversing many obstacles along the way. These obstacles include abseiling through and around waterfalls into deep water, performing multiple rock jumps from varying heights up to 8 meters and sliding down waterfall smoothed, natural water slides. Lunch is eaten in the canyon with ample time allowed to relax in the rock pools and take in the rainforest vegetation.

The tour finishes at a spectacular pool that features the largest rock jumps and water slide in the area. Time is spent here relaxing and swimming in the sun, jumping, sliding and rock climbing over deep water.

This tour requires a moderate level of fitness and suitable for most people. Difficulty level can be varied depending on each individuals desired level of challenge by attempting different obstacles.
Reviews (70)
1 - 5 of 70 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great day out in the canyon

Thanks to Eagle Rock Adventures for a great day out. Very friendly group of people and professionally and safely operated. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nathan A
Reviewed 1 week ago
1/2 Canyoning trip in the Blue mountains

Wow, what an amazing experience by Ken and Mitch. We organised the event as a surprise birthday for a friend, I cannot think of anything that I would change! Instructions on what to pack were clear. Safety was impressively seamless, and the guides (Ken and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Banhdrew
Reviewed 1 week ago
One of a kind experience!

From start to finish we had an incredible experience on the canyoning adventure. As this was my first time canyoning I went in not knowing what exactly to expect. Our guide, Paul, provided the necessary information and help every step of the way. We were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert M
Reviewed May 13, 2018
Empress Canyon unforgettable experience

First time canyoning. Had an amazing time with my partner. We were well-taken care off by the friendly and informative guides. Highly recommend the experience for anyone with a soft spot for adrenaline and blissful natural surroundings.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank al3nmarcic
Reviewed May 6, 2018
An unforgettable adventurous experience on the doorstep of Sydney

When signing up for the Butterbox canyon and after reading all the reviews I already had pretty high expectations for this experience. After completing the experience in a little group with my best friend, it will remain one of the best memories I have of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank pirogmichel
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