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Great Fun

After meeting with my guide Jan at Casetlenne, I was briefed and given a wet suit and helped the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert G
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Unforgettable experience

My partner and I travelled Europe for three weeks in August 2017. We decided to stay in the Verdon... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2017
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An exceptional playground :The Grand Canyon of the Verdon Fond of wide spaces, adventure and thrills? Go meet this wild and protected river with an experienced and passionate guide. We propose you 4 experiences : AQUA TREKKING : discover the most beautiful parts of the canyon, a mix between swimming in the rapids, trekking, jumping AIRBOAT KAYAKING: Jump aboard your one or two persons inflatable kayak, double-bladed paddle in hand, ready to take the rapids. FAMILY RAFTING: If you are looking for a fun & safe trip, Jump aboard our Raft! Perfect activity for family with young children (from 7 years old, able to swim). GRAND CANYON EXPEDITION: On board a freeride tandem kayak or a mini raft, you will be accompanied with your guide for a unique experience. You will ride the longest canyon in Europe (30km) during a physical and amazing day.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4 boulevard de la Republique | Ancienne route de Grasse, 04120 Castellane, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After meeting with my guide Jan at Casetlenne, I was briefed and given a wet suit and helped the guide inflate the kayak we headed stright into the river, i was at the front and Jan at the Beck, as you paddle and get the...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I travelled Europe for three weeks in August 2017. We decided to stay in the Verdon Gorge for 3 days to partake in some outdoor activities. Aqua trekking with Francois was a truly amazing experience. I have undertaken a wide range of...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

It is a super experience, really beautiful and suggestive places to see. Sometimes sweaty, but definitely fun ! The guide, Francois, is a nice and professional guy. To redo! Giulia & Omar

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

We have a four week trip to south of france and Riding the Verdun with Francois was the highlight of our time here. The canyoning was exceptional - amazing views and incredible fun but the best bit was our guide Francois. He was incredibly professional...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

I did the aqua trek with ride the verdon. It was such a great experience, very professional and knowledgable. I am a solo traveler and loved every second of this day. I would definitely recommend this Aqua trek to travellers whilst in south of France....More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic experience to do if you are visiting that part of France. Yann was an awesome guide and we had a lot of fun!

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are pretty active and wanted something energetic to do in Provence. We couldn't have chosen better activity. We had a fantastic trip. Our group of about 12 were mainly French speaking, as was our instructor Jan, but communication in English was...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

What a ride! This is an exceptional experience in a breathtaking setting. Be prepared for stunning views, challenging crossways in the water, high jumps in the water! Very cool and nice guides, who make you feel at ease! Just be prepared for the climb back...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

I have been to many gorgeous around the world and did many jumps into cold water, but to explore them by Aqua trekking it was definitely the best way. We had a 6 year old kid in our group who followed us all the way...More

Thank Andre S
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We did the aqua trekking and it was a fantastic day out. Having visited the gorge du verdon many times before this was a new and exciting way to see the gorge. The views were incredible and the activity great fun. Our guide spoke English...More

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simongage
August 13, 2017|
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Response from FrancoisHEMIDY | Property representative |
Hi, This week would be possible only Tuesday 15 August for sure! We don't know yet for next Friday. Unfortunately we are full for this day. We advice you to contact other company friend like RaftSession, TontonRafting... More
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dmydlack
May 31, 2017|
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Response from FrancoisHEMIDY | Property representative |
Hi Danny, Unfortunately, if you hike down to the Styx during the Aqua trekking, you'll have the very steep way back! But if you are super afraid of that, we have an half day tour, in a other part of the Canyon! Contact us by... More
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Paula J
June 14, 2016|
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Response from FrancoisRTVerdon | Property representative |
Hi Paula, The best way is to send us an email by our website, telling us witch activity and day you want! We'll answer you as soon as possible! Best regards François White water guide at ride the Verdon
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