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Gorges du Verdon

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Private Tour: Verdon Gorge, Castellane and Moustiers Day Trip from Nice
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Europe's only grand canyon.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grand canyon” (47 reviews)
“the river” (55 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Friday, hoping to rent a boat. We arrived about 1:30pm and it was an hour wait for a boat. we drove 2.5 hrs to get here, so we were bummed and didn't know what else to do. They need more boats!...More

1  Thank jrutter
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Bring your lunch , make a splash in a supra clear water, take a nap and reach the paradise! Good period May and June before the pack of tourists XD.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the gorges via pedal boat. Looked on internet for a rental but location was unclear. We headed for a bridge called Pont du Galetas. Either side of the bridge are parking areas. We went to north side but better to hire from south...More

Thank sausageman66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing. Most beautiful place I have visited. Castleanne at the top is a beautiful little French town with lovely restaurants. Wonderful places to stop on the way down to play in the water. Lots of campsite with stunning surroundings. The view from above the gorge...More

Thank ljw7880
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is ideal for nature lovers, campers, trekkers, walkers, bikers, canoers, swimmers...a real paradise.

Thank Nicolas E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited yesterday with our two kids aged six and eight. What an incredible place. Hiring a kayak and rowing out and swimming in the gorge was absolutely brilliant although it did feel a bit like the M25 at times. Bring an umbrella and lots...More

2  Thank injerra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing areas located around mountain & nature , water come from the mountains so very cold ! when you go with a kayak for example something to do is to "park" where you can and go visit the nature quickly ...

Thank jonahvauchel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow.... Stunning... A beautiful place to visit Worth every penny Recommend a paddle boat in to the canyon 2 hrs 35 euros. No cafes there at all so eat before hand! There are restaurants and cafes along the Mountains. We took the scenic route.

Thank Flowerpowerme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gorges is a breathtaking spot, The lake is a dazzling blue. And head to Quinton to take a trip along the gorge and swim in the delicious water - one of the best things I've done in Europe! A major spot - much overlooked...More

1  Thank stewartindia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I visited the Gorges a week ago. It was fantastic! I wish we had allocated more time to spend in the area. It is fun to drive the canyon and stop to take advantage of all the views.

3  Thank bdenitto
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czklariss
July 29, 2017|
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Response from forest9 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We've been down there in late Sept and it's still been fine,not the hottest time of the year but like a good sunny day in the uk.Im not sure whether the kayaks will still be available as it close to the end of the... More
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jeanupde
June 27, 2017|
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Response from GrassValleyMe | Reviewed this property |
The north is LESS scary (I'm a nervous driver) - still be alert for other idiots. It's all beautiful. By the way, Moustiers is exquisite but full of visitors in very narrow streets. Be patient! There's almost no parking!
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Oldham_82
June 24, 2017|
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Response from pippili | Reviewed this property |
There are stops and lookouts throughout the gorge as well as villages such as Castellane at the start of the park and Moustier at the end. Both worth stopping and having a look or having a cup of coffee. As for the lookouts... More
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