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.


White water Rafting in the Verdon Gorge, Provence near (...)

White water Rafting in the Verdon Gorge, Provence near the French Riviera.

White water Rafting

Rafting is one of the best whitewater ativities, climb aboard this steady and safe boat and slide down the waved rivers, discover the beautiful Verdon gorge and Var valley with its splendid canyons.

Raft Session is organized to welcome everybody :


Canyoning Verdon, Alpes Maritimes, Provence, some best (...)

Canyoning Verdon, Alpes Maritimes, Provence, some best parts of southern France are only accessible by canyoning

Canyoning

Equipped with a combination and a harness, listen carefully to your guide and let yourself be carried away through basins, slides, jumps, abseiling... learn canyoning technics to progress in this wild and dizzy environment.

Around Castellane, Base Sport Nature offers many canyoning routes with various difficulties, for beginner, sporty or experimented people, we can offer you a canyoning activity matching with your skill :

Your children can also discover the practice of canyoning with our special family canyon offer.

As a bonus, discover one of our canyoning videos in Verdon gorge