• The Sainte-Croix lake in the Verdon

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Holidays in the Verdon

Between typical villages and tourism, modernity and respect for history, the Verdon is a destination that has many advantages to spend a perfectly successful holiday. Its landscapes, composed of rivers, rocks and an authentic architecture perfectly preserved make it a region of choice to vary the activities, whether sports or visits. The Verdon knows how to adapt to all types of holidays, that one wishes to go there between friends, in couple or family. It's the perfect place to work out but also to rest, relax and cultivate. In the Verdon, the beauty of places to discover is only matched by the variety of possibilities available to you for an unforgettable holiday.

Explore the Gorges du Verdon

The Gorges du Verdon have for you and your loved ones a multitude of activities to offer and there is no chance of getting bored during his stay on the spot. So much to explore, to discover and so many ways to do it are available to you. The so-called Grand Canyon du Verdon is an entirely natural place and particularly adapted to physical activities for an audience of all ages. Hiking and climbing for all levels await you, whether you are beginners or experienced practitioners. A family will find happiness with courses that will satisfy everyone and lovers will be tempted by the many

 romantic walks available. In addition to taking advantage of the very nature of the Gorges du Verdon you will be tempted by water sports such as pedal boats, electric boats, canoes, caving or canyoning. Explore the Gorges du Verdon by practicing original activities that honor nature itself and let yourself be carried away by all that the region has to offer. From adventure courses to walks and thrills, the Gorges du Verdon will never let you get bored.

Verdon tourist guide

When you go to the Verdon there are many activities to do, essential that you would not miss for anything in the world. Whether it's visits, various sports that are particularly suited to the reliefs of the region or discoveries, the possibilities available to you once there seem endless. Visiting Aups, the capital of Haut Var, is an excellent start. Indeed, this particularly welcoming city will charm you with its old streets, its historic center and its various summer events. Aups also offers local farmers' markets and parties, all in a setting of hills and forests. The surroundings are not outdone because it seems unimaginable to leave the Verdon without having discovered the Crest Road as well as the Lower Gorges du Verdon or Sillans-La-Cascade, a natural and wild wonder. It should be noted that many typical Provencal markets are held very regularly in the villages of the region.

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