Gorges du Verdon: Europe’s largest canyon
The Gorges du Verdon is our secret tip for you! We can hardly put into words how much the Verdon Gorge fascinated and inspired us. Turquoise blue clear water, a nature reserve that deserves its name and this alpine panoramic view of the steeply sloping alpine cliffs where the Gorges du Verdon reservoir is located – an absolute spectacle!
You can reach this unique destination by car from Seillans within an hour via the country road. Don’t be surprised, it can get mountainous on this route. For the navigation system, the address of Outlook platform and starting point for pedal boat, canoe and rowing boat rentals: Pont du Galetas – Gorges du Verdon, D957, 83630 Aiguines, France.
Here you can relax on the lake or explore the gorge with its amazing rock formations and waterfalls, all from the water. Also the cliff jumpers are always worth a look. We wouldn’t have trusted it, but it’s wonderful to look at it.