Water trekking in the Stretti di Giaredo, natural protected area of exceptional beauty, walking along the high walls of its canyon, swimming in clear water and admiring millennial multi-coloured rocks.
The Stretti di Giaredo are a spectacular canyon along the river Gordana in Lunigiana, Northern Tuscany.
The canyons are part of a SIC, Site of Natural Interest for the European Community, thanks to its geology and naturalistic features.
The excursion starts from the small village of Cavezzana Gordana. We reach the entrance of the canyon walking along paths and in the riverbed for apporx. 20 minutes. We will explore the straits walking in and out the water and swimming through small pristine pools, immersed in the nature and surrounded by its multi-colored rock walls.
May, June, September: from Friday to Sunday
July and August: every day
- Meeting: at 9:00, Tourist Information Office next to the Pieve di Sorano, Filattiera. Ends approx. 14:30.
- Difficulty: medium-easy. Not suitable for kids under 6.
- Price (min 6 max 10 people): in may, june, september – 35 € adults, 20 € kids (6-14 years). In july and august: 40 € adults, 25 € kids. Price includes tour guide, gears (wetsuit, helmet and lifejacket), insurance.
Notes: it is required to be able to swim. We recommend to wear hiking or sport shoes (sandals or rock shoes are not allowed) , socks, swim suit, towel and a change of clothes. The tour could be cancelled in case of bad weather or changes of the water level.
Please be advised that booking is required in advance.
Tour on request
This activity can be also booked on request on a private basis. For more info contact us.
More info on the Giaredo’s Straits: