Discover the regional Nature Reserve of Le Verdon
It straddles the departments of the Alps of Haute Provence and the Var which extends along the sublime canyon of Le Verdon, considered the most beautiful in Europe.
Over the years, the erosion of this river has formed fabulous cliffs out of limestone rocks which amaze visitors from all over the world each year.
Sports activities to participate, in Le Verdon
It was in 1990 that Le Verdon, receiving the label "Grand Site de France”, become a protected site. A site rich in flora and fauna, offering amazing vistas which you can fully enjoy, so that, depending on your preferences, you can participate in sporting activities such as canoeing, climbing, canyoning, paragliding, and lots more expeditions.
Le Verdon, an area for walking
Le Verdon is also the ideal place for hikers. Walk the marked trails in the middle of nearly 178,000 hectares of wonders, for excursions on foot, or even on horseback. You will discover throughout your adventure typical Provençal villages, which have kept their charm of yesteryear.
Discover the Provençal heritage of Le Verdon
Let yourself be charmed by small villages like Valensole, Bauduen, Gréoux les Bains and even Castellane, which give you a warm welcome and reveal their loveliest treasures, with traditional cuisine from produce grown in the lavender fields, and their grands crus in the ancestral traditions of Provence. Magical places which will enchant your visit and make it unforgettable with beauty and discoveries.