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Gorge Du Verdon

The Destination

The Gorge du Verdon is one for the bucket list. This river canyon is located about a 2 hour drive inland from Nice try and get a few people together, hire a couple of cars out here for a couple of nights.

The List


  • Just driving alongside the gorge is spectaular in itself. It is also named the Grand Canyon of Verdon so you can imagine the cliffs and sites to see. Make sure to stop, get out and explore every now and again.
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Lac de Sainte-Croix

  • Set at the end of the river canyon with its crystal blue waters that wind into the cliffs. Hire a couple of paddle boats, raft up, load in a few drinks and total bliss will ensue.
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  • Get your adventure junkie hit jumping off rocks and winding through the canyon.


  • Lots of place offer rafting in single or double kayaks, an awesome way to see the gorge from the bottom looking up.
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  • Camping Indigo Gorges du Verdon
    • Glamping like no other, the tents are already set up and decked out ready to go.
  • Stay at least 2 nights to really make the most of your time in the Gorge

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