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5 reasons why to choose the Verdon

The Verdon does not lack arguments to seduce you! Whether it is its exceptional landscapes, its breathtaking water activities, its gourmet gastronomy, its beautiful villages… No wonder it is one of French people’s favorite destinations!


For its breathtaking landscapes

It is no longer a secret for anyone, the Verdon destination, from its source to the Gorges, is an absolute wonder for travelers; mountains, lakes, gorges, waterfalls. So many enchanting landscapes to be enjoyed in full measure.

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For its unique activities

Which destination offers rafting, canyoning, canoeing, paddling, aqua trekking, hydro speed, fishing, bungee jumping, paragliding, rock climbing, via ferrata, hiking, skiing, horseback riding, quad biking and paintballing, biking, mountain biking,all-terrain scooter. Do you want more?

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For its Provençal gastronomy

The Verdon destination will not leave you hungry; it is full of local recipes and recipes all more delicious than the others.

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For its villages full of history

The villages of Annot, Castellane, Colmars-les-Alpes or even Entrevaux, which are part of the villages and towns of character, are no longer to be introduced. Each village has not only a remarkable heritage but also a history to discover.

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Because our French travellers are fans!

In June 2020, the famous blogger Bruno Maltor launched a contest on Instagram whose objective was to elect France’s 7 natural wonders according to our dear French travelers.
And on 64 destinations in list, it is unsurprising that the Gorges du Verdon obtained the 2nd rank of the classification followed closely by the lake of Allos being part of the top 7.

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