Valsesia Itay

Valsesia Northern Italy in spring hosts some of the best low volume Creeking Europe has to offer, combined with the local wine, food and other local delights.

Generally May hosts the natural snow melt down the smooth granite bedrock delights of the rivers of Valsesia. The area allows for vast amount of options for local runs, working on that all important boof, flair and running the rapids with style. Our week long trip focuses on your needs, your skills are guaranteed to excel.

What more could you ask for? Drops, Slides and bolder gardens. With ABC Kayaking Valsesia Italy is the place we can teach you the tactics and river running skills and techniques you need to progress your kayaking enabling you to stay safe, and style your lines.


Day one:  Airport pick up, settle into accommodation.

Day Two:  Fit kayaks, paddle an easy section to get used to the river and for our coaches to see you warm up and paddle.

Day Three: River day.

Day Four:  River day.

Day Five:  Relaxed morning, some sightseeing and history, afternoon on the river.

Day Six:  River day to finish and home in, polish and demonstarte the skills learnt.

Day seven:  Fly home


a. Coaching and guiding package includes: 6-day’s coaching and guiding £650 per person.

B. Coaching and guiding package includes: 6-day’s coaching and guiding plus self catering accommodation £795

C. Fully catered package includes: airport pick up if needed, 6 days coaching and guiding, 7 nights’ accommodation and 3 meals a day, breakfast, lunch and an evening meal, Three nights of which will be dinning out in a local restaurant and weather dependent BBQ’s if the sun is out. On the last evening, we will dine out or BBQ but split the bill.

£1100 per person.

Boat hire from our fleet if needed £100

Group Discount for 3 people or more. Contact us for details.

What is included: 

Coaching from one of our world class paddlers/coaches


Food: 6 days equaling 3 meals a day beginning on the day one evening


Boat/Paddle hire if needed.

What’s not included:

The final night we all go out and split the bill.

Boat/Paddle hire if needed.

Flights. Travel Insurance.

We have public liability insurance, but we advise you to take out travel insurance for your adventure.

Alcoholic drinks.

Snacks and drinks.