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About La Petite Mer - Day Trips
Ardeche Canoe Hire: Our water sports base, La Petite Mer, offers you a chance to canoe down the famous Ardeche Gorge. We are located in Vallon Pont d'Arc in the very south of the Ardeche. Come and visit us to discover this impressive watercourse through magnificent gorges and a stunning landscape. You will see why we are so passionate about this magical place.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked a 24 km canoe descent with La Petite Mer and it was just excellent. When we arrived in the morning they were waiting for us with coffee (the proper, strong and tasty kind). They dropped us off at the starting point and really took...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great organisation and fantastic hosts! Very friendly and clear explanation in french and english. Definately a recommandation. Catharina

Date of experience: July 2018
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Herve G, Gérant at La Petite Mer - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

good evening to you thank you very much a pleasure to have received you do not hesitate to come back to see us cordially hervé

Reviewed June 3, 2018

My boyfriend and I did the 2-day 32 km trip and stayed the night at the Gournier Bivouac. We totally recommend going with Herve and the La Petite Mer team. They were very friendly and helpful. We would totally go again!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Herve G, Gérant at La Petite Mer - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

good evening to you thank you very much for this lovely message. do not hesitate to come back to see us if you go back home at pleasure hervé

Reviewed May 13, 2018

We went down the river with our four sons. The owners were very accommodating and helpful. I would recommend this company. The river is a lot of fun, if not a little crowded. The rapids were thrilling for our 12, 10, 8 and 7 year...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Herve G, Gérant at La Petite Mer - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

A big thank you to you enjoy your travels. see you soon hervé

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We did the 8 km trip. A couple of small rapids which got the Adrenalin going a bit then a breathtaking view of La Pont d’Arc. Liked that we were given sufficient time flexibility to allow us to stop for a swim or lunch. Friendly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Herve G, Gérant at La Petite Mer - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

thank you for your opinion very friendly pleased to have received you it's a pleasure to see you again hervé

Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We did the mini 8 km trip which was fabulous for beginners like us. Our route included a couple of minor rapids which we negotiated easily. With a friendly staff and a great location just a couple of minutes to the river La Petite Mer...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Danny T
Reviewed August 8, 2017

13km on the ardeche. Service was good and friendly. They explained well how it works and price is reasonable.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Piplette06
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

7 of us done the 13km kayak through the fantastic gorges, slides, rapids and finally through the most beautiful stunning natural scenery you will see anywhere in the world, the company was run by a couple who were so helpful and easy going, great people...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank BradThax
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

This was my fourth time kayaking in the Ardeche and this was the firm with the best value for my money. The owner is a professional and dedicated man. His English is really good and he is helpful to get a perfect trip.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Alexander Z
Reviewed August 2, 2016

friendly, efficient service.we all appreciated the offer of a fresh drink at the end of our day on the river.highly recommended if you want a personalised service rather than a mass rental.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Scott H
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Response from Herve G | Property representative |
hi,sorry for my late response,the price for the 13 km course is 25 euros per person. this course lasts about 3 hours without breaks see you hervé
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