Les Gorges du Verdon, La Palud sur Verdon

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One of Europe’s most beautiful canyons, Les Gorges du Verdon is about 25 km (15.5 mi) long and up to 700 m (2,296 ft) deep. The River Verdon, known for its turquoise color, carved out the gorge. At the end of the canyon, the river flows into artificial Lac de Sainte-Croix. Drive around the canyon's rim, rent kayaks, or hike. Rock climbers enjoy the high limestone walls, which are suitable for multi-pitch climbing. Trekkers can choose from 1,500 routes, ranging from 20 m to over 400 m (65 ft to 1,312 ft). Using our custom trip planner, La Palud sur Verdon attractions like Les Gorges du Verdon can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Wonderful roads around the Gorges with breathtaking views. Stop in the recommended places - they are there for a reason! Plenty of photo opportunities. Best road to take is the D23 loop road on the... 
    Wonderful roads around the Gorges with breathtaking views. Stop in the recommended places - they are there for a reason! Plenty of photo opportunities. Best road to take is the D23 loop road on the...  more »
  • It's a pretty drive, a tad harrowing though because of how fast the locals drive. The geology is interesting. Some of the folds are so wide they look like the Great Wall of China. The Gorges are not.....  more
    It's a pretty drive, a tad harrowing though because of how fast the locals drive. The geology is interesting. Some of the folds are so wide they look like the Great Wall of China. The Gorges are not.....  more »
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  • Gorgeous views. A must see at least once in a lifetime 😊
  • Such a relaxing place with the most beautiful views.

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