Where is Verdon Gorge Canyon?
Verdon Gorge Canyon is located in the southeast of France. la palud sur Verdon is one of the closest settlements. It is very close to Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur (39 km). It is a canyon, which lies along the Verdon River and it is about 25 kilometres long and 700 meters deep. The area, where the canyon is located, is known as Verdon Regional Natural Park ( Parc Naturel Régional Verdon). Sainte Croix du Verdon lake is also here. Verdon Gorge Canyon is known as one of the most beautiful and deepest canyons of Europe. Verdon River eroded the layers of limestone and so Verdon Gorge Canyon was formed by Verdon River. The water of Verdon River has a turquoise color due to its water-soluble limestone minerals.
You can do activities such as especially hiking, rock climbing, paragliding, canoeing, rafting, camping. You can rent kayaks to travel on the Verdon River and Verdon Gorge Canyon. Besides, you can also travel by boats on the river. There are walking-tracks such as Imbut, Martel, Bastidon, Rancoumas par le pont de Tusset.
Transportation to the Verdon Gorge Canyon and Accommodation
The closest airport to the region is Nice Airport. It is 132 kilometres far from here. There are hotels and camping sites for accommodation.
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