MASSIF DE L’ESTÉREL… INTENSE NATURE
Straight out of the bowels of the earth, the Esterel was created 250 million years ago.
The Massif de l’Estérel, between the Mediterranean and Provence, is mountain range covering 32,000 hectares – nearly half of which are Natura 2000 classified. It includes the towns of St Raphaël, Fréjus, Bagnols-en-Forêt and Les Adrets de l’Estérel. An exceptional setting where hikers can enjoy the wild beauty of the stunning red coloured volcanic massif overlooking the Mediterranean.
The Massif de l’Estérel offers walkers a wide diversity of intensely scented and coloured vegetation. Many recreational activities are available: hiking tours and horse riding, mountain biking and electric mountain biking, climbing…
The Douce Quiétude 5 star campsite guides are available for some unforgettable explorations.
GORGES DU VERDON… THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CANYONING IN EUROPE
In the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region, just 1 hour from the Douce Quiétude 5 star campsite, the Gorges du Verdon offer millennia old scenery with thousands of colours and fragrances – the Sainte Croix and Esparron lakes are breath-taking.
Passing through vineyards and lavender fields smelling of Provence, are typical villages like Valensole Riez, Aiguines perched aloft, the picturesque Bauduen, and Castellane and its rock: Moustiers Sainte Marie… unforgettable places and landscapes !!
Please ask for further information at the Douce Quiétude campsite reception :
- White water sports: canoeing and kayaking, rafting, floating, river boarding, white-water swimming, inflatable canoeing, inner tubing
- Climbing: a great place for climbers
- Accompanied canyoning