Verdon

The reputation of the Verdon gorges is very well established. Less than an hour and a half from the main cities of the French Riviera, in the high country of Provence, it is the perfect site to discover amazing evolution of natural elements.

In order to discover beautiful landscapes and incredible places, we offer many activities :

If you want to discover these beautiful landscapes in family, with your children, check out our family rafting offer.

Rafting activity is one of the most practiced in Verdon gorges departing from Castellane.


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Canyoning "Le haut Jabron"

Located between Grasse and Castellane, near Cannes and Antibes, "Le haut Jabron" is the nearest cannoning place from French Riviera.

Surrounded by some cliffs of tens meters , discover a very constricted environment, shaped by water erosion, slide over ramps, let yourself be carried away by the strong current, then jump in large basins and move foward to the next cascade.


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Discover the Verdon Grand Canyon thanks the aqua trekking activity with Raft Session

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Verdon Grand Canyon

Between “Point Sublime” and “Lac de Sainte Croix”, the Verdon Canyon offers a grandiose view, unique in Europe. This jewel of Provence near the French Riviera offers many climbing routes and hiking paths.

Discover an exceptional environment, lead by our experimented mountain guide, you will discover all the hidden parts of Verdon Canyon : “Sentier Martel”, “Sentier de l’Imbut”, “Route des Crête” ...

Follow the course of the Verdon river and realize the huge size and beauty of this canyon.

Less than 2 hours drive from the cities of Marseilles, Toulon, Fréjus and Cannes, come and be subjugated by the impressive backdrop.

With Raft Session, enjoy many activities into the Verdon Grand Canyon :


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Discover the Verdon Gorge by rafting and airboat canoe.

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Verdon river

Verdon is one of the most famous river in France, the beauty of its turquoise water flowing through Provence is one of the largest canyons in Europeand one of the best place for white water rafting, airboat canoe, canyoning aqua trekking activities.

Accessible from the French Riviera by the Napoleon road, The Verdon gorge offer a real breath of fresh air to all people on holidays along the Mediterranean Coast.

Raft Session and Rockeo, based in Castelane can offer many activities :

Check also others activities in the Verdon canyon.


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Rafting in Castellane is the gateway to the Verdon gorges located in Provence near the French riviera

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Castellane activities

Dominated by the famous Roc overlooking the town of nearly 200 meters, Castellane is a must and historic step on Napoleon Road in the heart of the Geological reserve of Haute Provence and the gates of Verdon Gorge, known for its white water rafting, airboat canoe, canyoning aqua trekking activities.

Halfway between French Riviera and the first mountains of the Alps , located at less than 1h30 from Cannes, Frejus and 2 hours from Marseille. The city of Castellane is a good alternative to escape the crowded beaches of the French Riviera in the summer. It is nice to stroll there in pedestrian streets and contemplate its colorful houses, a fallopian delight for the eye.

In the heart of natural park of Verdon, Castellane is a well-known tourist attraction, you can book numerous hotels, restaurants and campsites, enjoy its cultural activities offered throughout the year (check www.castellane-verdontourisme.com).

It is also in Castellane that occurs most departures for white water activities.