Activities

The Best Activities in the Verdon Gorges


Hiking, canoeing, rafting, restaurants … you will find below a range of activities to do in the lakes and gorges of the Verdon region. Our articles will help you prepare your visit. How to visit the Verdon Gorges? By car, motorbike, bicycle, on foot, on the water. Where to stay according to your favourite activities? What to visit? What to do if you are with a family with young children? With teenagers?

Book Your Activities


To help you, we have created 6 categories of activities with options for booking on our website or at our boutique in Moustiers-Sainte-Marie.
1 Boat, Canoe and Water Sports Rentals
2 Canyoning, Rafting, Packraft(white water sport)
3 Hiking, Climbing, Adventure Course “Parcours” (on the water or along the river)
4 Guided tours, Astronomy, Museums, Cinema (discovery and visits)
5 Electric bike, Roadster (on 2 or 4 wheels)
6 Paragliding, Hot Air Balloon, Helicopter (in the air)

Boat rental in the Verdon Gorges

To rent a boat in the Verdon Gorges, you can choose between several lakes and gorges. The Sainte-Croix Lake, Esparron Lake, Castillon Lake, Quinson Lake and finally the Baudinard Gorges. Our website gives you direct access to all these options. For each place, we show the routes, a series of photos, prices and above all, availability in real time. You can therefore book directly on our website and we guarantee the best prices. If you wish to modify or change your reservation, it is possible up to 24 hours before the activity without charge. To do this you can call us on +33 (0)4 92 71 01 33 or send us a “chat” with your name and surname. More than 3000 people have already booked on our site since 2019.

Rafting, Canyoning and Water Trekking

We have a wide choice of water activities supervised by professionals. The canyons or water walks are accessible for families with children from 7 years old. Rafting can be practised in the discovery version from 8 years old. For the more sporty, we offer longer canyon routes for full day excursions. Finally, adventure is also on the agenda with the Verdon Secret integral descent or new sports such as packraft. For this choice of activities check the availability of our guides and book on the site or by phone. You can also come and meet us at the Moustiers Sainte-Marie shop.

Hiking, Climbing & Adventure Courses

The Verdon region is a paradise for climbing and hiking. Our blog articles describe in detail the main hikes such as the Imbut or the Martel trail. You will also find information about our adventure or via ferrata routes which can be practiced from April to November every year. If you’re interested in our hiking or adventure programs, go to the Hiking & Climbing reservation pages and choose the excursion that suits you.

adventure is back

All outdoor activities in Verdon Gorges are now open with a distancing protocol. This week, river rafting, adventure course, electric bike, packraft, airboat, electric boats and canoeing have already resumed.
To know more about our activities and book online, go to this page. We are back and reservations are open. Remember that you can cancel any reservation at no charge up with a 24-hour notice.
For any question regarding your reservation, please consult our FAQ or the “chat”. We’ll answer in a few minuts.