When you arrive at the foot of this via ferrata, you will be impressed by the beauty of its route.
"Les Demoiselles de Castagnet" owes its name to the three peaks located at 370 meters. Between these peaks, you will discover an impressive via ferrata that will leave you some unforgettable souvenirs.
Start by climbing the rungs one by one to rise into the air, hang on along the steel rope and progress in altitude to see all around, in a 360° view, the magnificent Var valley. Once at the top you will reach the different peaks through rope bridges and many adventure trail obstacles, then you will finally slide along a giant 70 meters Tyrolean rope.
This via ferrata does not require any advanced technique and can be done with teenagers above 12. However those prone to high fright (or vertigo) should refrain from challenging the "Les Demoiselles de Castagnet" via ferrata route.
Via ferrata "Les Demoiselles de Castagnet" is located on the edge of the Var, at Puget Théniers, near from the French Riviera and the cities of Cannes and Nice.
If you want to practice outdoor activities near the French riviera and the city of Cannes and Nice, the Var Valley is a good choice for you.
The Var river offers through the "Alpes Maritimes" translucent whitewater from its source at the summit of Mercantour, to its mouth in the "Mer Méditerrannée". This river is always accessible due to its natural flow and is ideal to pratice many water activitieses :
The Var valley starts at 2 800m above sea and offer 100 kms of navigable route through the hinterland of southern France. In the spring, during the snow melts, the river is swollen by water and turns into a very playful river sport for all rafting and tubing fans. In summer, the level is lower but the canoe and kayak raft take over rafting to ensure the continuity of fun and sporty river activities.
Our water activities departures are near the village of Entrevaux. Depending on the length of the chosen route, we can arrive at “Puget-Théniers”, “Touët-sur-Var" or "Malaussène”. Then we provide a way back to Entrevaux where you can join another vertical activities.
Outside the Var river, we also offer many incredible activities that will leave you stunned : check our different difficulty levels for canyoning activities, discover the Var valley from the top walking on via ferrata "Les Demoiselles de Castagnet".