Blue Ocean

Canyoning in Wales

Discover the Ultimate Canyoning Adventure in South Wales!

Experience an exhilarating journey through some of Wales’ most stunning landscapes. Canyoning in Wales with Blue Ocean Activities offers you a chance to explore hidden waterfalls, plunge into crystal-clear pools, and navigate through rugged gorges. Perfect for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike, our canyoning adventures in the Brecon Beacons, South Wales, and near Cardiff are unforgettable experiences.

Why Choose Blue Ocean Activities for Your Canyoning Adventure?

  • Unmatched Experience: With over a decade of leading canyoning adventures in Wales, our expert guides bring unparalleled expertise and knowledge of the Brecon Beacons’ best-kept secrets.
  • Competitive Pricing: Offering some of the best rates in the industry, we ensure your canyoning experience delivers great value without compromising on quality or safety.
  • Exceptional Reviews: Proudly standing as one of the highest-rated adventure activity providers in the region, with over 600 5-star reviews from satisfied adventurers.
  • Award-Winning Service: Consistently recognised with TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice award, reflecting our commitment to outstanding customer experiences.
  • Safety First: Your safety is our top priority. We provide full insurance and the latest equipment, ensuring a safe and thrilling adventure for all participants.
  • Comprehensive Gear Provided: No need to worry about equipment; we supply everything from wetsuits to helmets, ensuring you’re fully equipped for the canyoning challenge.
  • Tailored Adventures: Recognising that no two adventurers are the same, we offer personalised experiences based on your group’s skill level and preferences.
  • Easy Booking Process: Our straightforward online contact system makes it simple to plan and reserve your next canyoning adventure.


From only £35pp - depends upon group size and route, please contact us for prices.


This activity takes place at Postcode SA11 5NU we do not provide free transport to the site.


approx 3hrs

What is Canyoning?

Canyoning, also known in America as canyoneering, is an exhilarating blend of walking, climbing, jumping, abseiling, and swimming through the stunning, remote gorges and waterfalls of Wales. 

With Blue Ocean Activities, you’re in for an adventure that includes tobogganing down the rapids of the Brecon Beacons, traversing rock walls near Cardiff, leaping across boulders, and scrambling up rock faces. Our unique canyoning experience takes you behind waterfalls, off their edges into crystal-clear pools, and into hidden caves, showcasing the rugged beauty of South Wales in an unforgettable journey. 

It’s an adventure that combines the thrill of exploration with the awe of nature’s untouched beauty, perfect for adrenaline seekers and nature enthusiasts alike.

Where is the Best Place to go Canyoning in Wales?

The Brecon Beacons National Park, world-renowned for its stunning scenery and challenging landscapes, is the premier destination for canyoning in Wales. Our guided tours offer an unforgettable adventure in the heart of South Wales.

Canyoning in Wales FAQ

What's the price of canyoning in Wales with Blue Ocean Activities?

The adventure starts at just £40 per person, offering competitive rates for an unparalleled experience in canyoning in the Brecon Beacons, South Wales. We provide group discounts and special rates for larger bookings, ensuring your canyoning adventure offers both thrill and value.

Where are the best canyoning locations in Wales?

The Brecon Beacons National Park is our premier canyoning destination, known for its stunning landscapes and challenging canyons. This area, coupled with our exclusive routes near Cardiff, positions us uniquely to offer the best canyoning experiences in South Wales.

What equipment do I need for canyoning in Wales?

All necessary equipment is provided by Blue Ocean Activities, including wetsuits, helmets, and safety gear. Just bring your sense of adventure and a pair of sturdy shoes!

We ensure you're fully equipped for the journey ahead. Our comprehensive canyoning kit is designed to keep you warm and safe as you navigate the rugged terrains of the Brecon Beacons and other spectacular locations across South Wales. Depending on the season, we provide either a winter wetsuit or a two-layered system, consisting of a full-length suit with a shorty overlay, guaranteeing a minimum of 6mm core coverage to maximise warmth. We also supply buoyancy aids and helmets to ensure your safety throughout the adventure.

You just need to bring a pair of old trainers or boots suitable for water and rugged use. This ensures you have the necessary grip and comfort as you traverse the rocky landscapes and waterways that make canyoning in Wales an experience you’ll remember forever.

Planning your canyoning trip is easy with us too. Although we require a minimum group size of four for private bookings, individuals or smaller groups are more than welcome to join one of our open events, making it easy to experience the thrill of canyoning in Wales, whether you're near Cardiff, exploring the Brecon Beacons, or venturing through South Wales.

How long does a canyoning adventure last in Wales?

Our canyoning experiences in the Brecon Beacons and across South Wales typically range from a half-day adventure, lasting about 3-4 hours, to a full day of thrilling exploration. The duration can vary based on the chosen route and the preferences of your group, ensuring a fully immersive canyoning experience near Cardiff or in other prime locations of Wales.

What can I expect in a full day of canyoning with Blue Ocean Activities?

A typical day of canyoning in Wales with us includes a journey through stunning natural landscapes, tackling a variety of challenges like abseiling down waterfalls, navigating through gorges, and making exhilarating jumps into natural pools. The day is packed with action, adventure, and the opportunity to explore some of the most breathtaking parts of the Brecon Beacons and South Wales, all under the guidance of our experienced instructors.

Who can participate in canyoning adventures in Wales?

Our canyoning activities in Wales are suitable for a wide range of participants - from adventure-seeking individuals and groups such as stag and hen parties, families looking for an exciting outing, to friends and corporate teams seeking a unique bonding experience. 

While basic fitness is beneficial, our adventures near Cardiff and in the Brecon Beacons cater to various skill levels, ensuring everyone can enjoy the thrill of canyoning in South Wales. We tailor each adventure to match the abilities and expectations of our participants, making it an inclusive experience for all adventure enthusiasts.


To arrange a booking we require a minimum group size of 4, if you do not have a minimum group size you are welcome to join one of our open events.