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You made some new fans of canyonning!

We were newbees, but what a great time we had together with Ricardo & Ilona. Both are really kind... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stijn S
One of the highlights of our holiday

Ilona and Ricordo are great people, who are really patient and professional. We were with a family... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Oscar v
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We started our project in 2012, when we decided to change our lives and move out from the city to small village in the Basto region. We are passionate by nature, travels and outdoor activities. We feel that the world of outdoor activities is not...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were newbees, but what a great time we had together with Ricardo & Ilona. Both are really kind and helpfull people! Our 2 kids (10 & 13 yrs) really adored it and can't wait to for a new adventure. Ilona & Ricardo take their...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! Best regards :)

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Ilona and Ricordo are great people, who are really patient and professional. We were with a family of 2 girls (age 8 and 10). To be honest not the bravest. But we managed to do some amazing slides, jumps and climbs through the river. Which...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you so much for participating in our canyoning tour and for this great review! Best regards

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Went on the beginners tour with my son (7 yo) and daughter (10 yo). Whole tour was prepared very well and led by Ricardo, who explained everthing that was going to happen very clearly. Ricardo was able to provide a safe tour for my little...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review!

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We had booked a Canyoning trip with the complete family (5). Despite the fact that we had the beginner's trip, it was pretty challenging and from time to time even difficult. There were a lot of places to practice the "abseiling" skills. The 2 guides...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you so much as we thank you, for participating in this adventure ;-)

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Instructors kept us safe whilst exposing us to exciting, unforgettable sights and experiences. They also were attentive, helping the more nervous members of our group. Even when the session finished, they didn't just leave, they asked questions, advised on how we should enjoy our trip,...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you so much! We enjoy a lot to do canyoning with you guys! All the best ;-)

Reviewed 20 May 2018

Illona who is the owner of the company puts you at ease from the moment you meet her. Myself and my wife had a Fantastic! time Canyoning, as this was our first time, my wife at first was slightly apprehensive. IIIona experience in canyoning shines...More

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Ilona C, Proprietário at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you very much for a wonderful review! Warm regards :-)

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had our canyoning yesterday and what a great experience! Our kids (11 and 9 year old twins) and us had such a great time! The nature, the river, the stories, the guides and the croissant afterwards were all stunning! Thank you Ricardo and Ilona...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you very much! It was a pleasure to meet your a lovely family :-) Best regards to all!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

It was an incredible trip through caves and canyons with great guides. Ilona and her husband were very informative and I've learned a lot about living in Portugal. On the way Ilona has shared a lot of information about the river bed we were in....More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017
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Dziekujemy bardzo! Pozdrawiamy serdecznie :-)

Reviewed 9 October 2017

This activity was planned for our company trip and flabbergasted us all in a positive way. A lot of the colleagues overcame small fears by jumping of the rocks into the water and abseiling into eroded stone pools. In short: a mind-blowing activity in a...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you very much for great review!!! Best regards from sunny Portugal ;-)

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had a nice email contact in which Illona informed us about the canyoning. She an Ricardo took us 5 to the northern Portugal for the canyoning. And it was amacing!! They were very friendly and showed us what to do. Geat experience. It was...More

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Ilona C, Owner at Vertical Dream, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you very much for stepping by ;-) See you in the next canyoning tour! Warm regards to all !!!

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