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First American to Capsize; Fortunately, his Fiance, Melanie and her husband had my back!

We can't recommend them enough. Melanie and her husband were incredible and the view... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nils W
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Brooklyn, New York
Baume then Pont du Gard

Great company and excellent value. We paddled from Collias to Baume upstream then down to the Pont... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
EFPV
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Bedford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Canoe kayak tours (in summer) : 2 hours or half day with shuttle back. 2 free and private car park and 3 receptions. Area for small children with relax chair, shade etc. Kayak for 1 or 2 people - Canoe for 2-3-4 people Tour including to pass under...more
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3 Chemin du Gardon, 30210 Collias, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can't recommend them enough. Melanie and her husband were incredible and the view unbelievable. but we may be biased! I fell over and my kayak shot down the river with our valuables inside; while my fiance chased after that, I lost my glasses and...More

Thank Nils W
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We were excited to do this kayaking and launched into the river Gardon in high spirits. Although inexperienced kayakers, we are fit for our ages and swim and exercise regularly. What happened in the next 3 hours was difficult and physically draining, principally due to...More

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Canoe L, Responsable relations clients at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Hello, I first apologize for my following answer as the quality of my english won't be good. I am sorry to heard that you have such a bad time on the river I wish you could have had a ''bon souvenir'' however I'am surprised about...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Great company and excellent value. We paddled from Collias to Baume upstream then down to the Pont du Gard. The price to hire the canoe was the same however long we had it - one of the other companies wanted to charge extra to go...More

Thank EFPV
Melanie H, Responsable relations publiques at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you a lot for your comment, I'm sure it will be helpful for another customers. Best regards

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Easy to find, large parking space, take by van to departure site, life jacket and water proof container supplied. Allow about three hours for the trip from Collias down to Pont du Gard. ( 2 hrs paddling and 1 hr for swim or picnic on...More

Thank ScottWilmslow
Canoe L, Propriétaire at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Thank you for your nice comment, we wish you a great time in our region. Regards.

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The guys from the company were really friendly. They picked us up from Pont du Gard as we had taken a public bus (from Avignon) there not realising we needed to get to Collias. They sorted us out with everything we needed (a one person...More

Thank filbertstreet
Canoe L, Propriétaire at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Hello, Thank you for your nice comment, we are always happy to make people happy! We wish you to a a very pleasant time in south of France!

Reviewed 9 August 2016

We booked and paid for a canoe online. We drove up, parked, signed a few pages, took a "bidon" to secure our stuff from getting wet, walked a few hundred feet to the river and grabbed our plastic (heavy) canoe. We were given a choice...More

Thank ruth w
Canoe L, Propriétaire at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you a lot for your comment. We wish you to have great time in our ''région''! Best regards.

Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is a must do in Provence. You will a magnificent view of Pont du Gard and a wonderful day on the river. We decided to have a kayak each. They are easily manourable and the kids (11 and 13) had no problem handling them,...More

Thank Pernille B
Canoe L, Propriétaire at Canoe Le Tourbillon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

Thank you for your comment and see you another time on the Gardon!

Reviewed 5 June 2016

We had a great time kayaking with this company. Service was super friendly, shuttle rides were quick and on time, parking was a cinch, and there were rooms to change clothes after our trip. You can pay with card. Boats were good quality. One weird...More

Thank Alex and Dana G
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This company was great. It was a very easy process and they were very friendly and spoke English. It was also good value for money. It is quite a long way but we really enjoyed it. The scenery is quite breath taking. Would definitely recomend...More

Thank LucyJayneDuck
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Our second time with this company, only one who seem to have a good supply of canoes for three. Very friendly & a fab afternoon canoeing from Collias to the Pont de Gard.

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