Wed, 07 Jul | Verdon Natural Regional Park

Trekking "Provence"

5 days of Trekking along the wonderful roads of Provence and its wonderful historic towns and picturesque towns and villages. Natural canyons, lakes, crystal clear sea and blooming lavender fields await us. A historical journey that will truly leave us breathless at every step.
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Trekking "Provence"

Time & Location

07 Jul, 05:00 – 11 Jul, 22:30
Verdon Natural Regional Park, Domaine de Valx, 04360 Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, Francia

About the event

Provence is a region known for lavender, an aromatic plant that is traditionally grown in much of the territory.

The Region is one of the great destinations of international tourism, thanks to the mildness of its climate, the beauty of its coastline, the charm of its cities of art and the high level of its cuisine. We will visit the area of Valesole, the most famous for its wonderful, colorful and fragrant lavender plantations, then we will pass through medieval villages built and set in the mountains of the area. We will trek along the Verdon Gorges with panoramic itineraries from above, but also along its wonderful lake and canyon that is successful all over the world. Another suggestive and unique place in the world that we will visit is the town of Roussilion with its colorful valleys "les ocres de roussillon" a natural canyon of red earth that will give our eyes unique landscapes of their kind. We will finish our trek by passing through the coastal road and in the Marseille area we will go to the famous natural reserve of the Calanque d'En-Vau where we will enjoy a wonderful swim in crystal clear waters.

A unique journey not to be missed.

Days Details:

Day 1: travel to Valensole and visit the famous lavender fields passing the medieval village of Moustiers Sainte Marie

2nd day: excursion along the gorges of the Verdon for its most characteristic and panoramic path with bath and all in the pools.

Day 3: excursion along the lake of Sainte Croix du Verdon and afternoon kayaking in the heart of the gorges and swimming at sunset.

4th Day: excursion to the sea in the wonderful area of the natural park of the En-Vau calanque.

Day 5: visit of Roussilion the famous ocher town with its unique canyon in the world and return to Italy in the evening.

Excursion Details:

Difficulty: E <Escursionistico>

Difference in altitude: 1800 meters in total to be divided into 5 stages

Length: 70 km overall to be divided into 5 stages

Walking hours: about 4-5 hours a day with stops and a lunch break.

Departure time: 8:30 - 9.00

Packed lunch.

Overnight: in hotel or B&B

How to get there: Meeting at 5.00 am at the parking of the Hotel Cristal Palace (BG).

Participation fee:

Adults: 490 euros

Children aged 15 to 18 accompanied by an adult: 350 euros

The fee includes: planning and drafting of the itinerary, professional accompaniment with a guide, insurance, overnight stay with breakfast, private minibus rental cost for transfers throughout the journey.

The fee does not include: food, fuel and motorway expenses, anything that does not appear in the item "the fee includes".

Recommended clothing: suitable for the season, hiking boots, backpack, waterproof cape, spare shirts, sweatshirt, light long pants, swimsuit, spare parts, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses and camera.

More info and details on our website www.orobie4trekking.com

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