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Address: France
Phone Number: +33 4 94 70 21 64
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Europe's only grand canyon.

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Full-Day Private Tour of Verdon Canyon and Moustiers Saint Marie from Nice
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Half day floating at the hearth of the Verdon Grand Canyon
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Half-Day River Rafting Experience in Verdon from Castellane

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beautiful but first winter days

We took a road trip from Aix En Provence to visit the gorges. Our drawback was it was winter's first cold days and with fog. My son had been there during the summer and wanted to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a road trip from Aix En Provence to visit the gorges. Our drawback was it was winter's first cold days and with fog. My son had been there during the summer and wanted to show us this beautiful place. It is beyond gorgeous with aqua mountain water and we cannot wait to return in the warmer months for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss this if you are anywhere near Marseilles or Nice. Zoom up the motorway and set aside the time. Many people just do it from the bottom, taking a pedalo from Lac de St Croix, but really you have to do the hard yards to get the best from this. So many hikes to choose from Sentier des Pecheurs,... More 

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La Massana, Andorra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gorge du Verdon is already very well known & many people drive down one side or the other as part of a routine journey to/from the South of France, from Moustieres to Castellane or the reverse. However if you have time take a 2 hour detour from this road (with a few stops to admire the views) round the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely spectacular landscape. There are many great views to be enjoyed by car on the circular scenic D23 route originating (and returning to) La Palud sur Verdon. Make sure to go clockwise unless you prefer driving mostly on the cliff side of the road. If you arrive from Moustiers-Sainte-Marie this means driving through La Palud sur Verdon and then taking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

A must see!!!! A must do. Go to Moustiers Sainte Marie. Plenty of superb hiking trails. Spectacular views!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Over the years we've visited a number of times and never been disappointed. The views are spectacular, just take time to stop and savour it. To do it justice you really need to set aside a whole day to enjoy it but it's really worth it.

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Didcot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful day out! We began our journey from Manosque and travelled through the lovely towns and villages right out to Moustiers Sainte Marie where we had lunch. On the way we detoured at Riez to Sainte Croix de Verdon to take in the beautiful lake views and the delightful village and took a smaller road to Moustiers. The... More 

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Evergreen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

After visiting Nice, we drove to Avignon by driving through the scenic Gorges du Verdon. It is a scenic canyon, with interesting rock formations, an impressive landscape. Along the route is the picturesque village of Moustiers-Ste-Marie, set among the rocky cliffs. It is one of the most beautiful towns in France. It was a nice change from the crowds, traffic,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Simply amazing. Sit in a cafe in front of the view and relax. מקום מדהים לשבת שם בבית קפה ולהנות מהנוף.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

We visited mainly to go water rafting and this was an amazing experience. There are also other options for water sports, hiking etc.. It's a beautiful natural setting that keeps you in awe.

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