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Gorges de l'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche, Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, France
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The Beauty of Nature in the Gorge

Pretty impressive. The river and the greenery were a colorful contrast to the sharp, steep, pastel... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Los Gatos, California
Les gorges sublime

Wonderful - breathtaking it’s worth walking around and seeing the river and the way it’s carved... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Montpellier, France
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Gorges de l'Ardeche, Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, France
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Pretty impressive. The river and the greenery were a colorful contrast to the sharp, steep, pastel walls of the gorge above them. I liked the sounds of the water swirling and flowing, as well as the bird life around the area. The day we were...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful - breathtaking it’s worth walking around and seeing the river and the way it’s carved it’s way through the rocks

Thank wayneb80
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I absolutey love this place, its just so amazing. Busy in parts but always able to find a nice quiet spot. just so much to explore. Go away from the touristy areas and explore away from the busy areas you will be amazed

Thank carlyby
Reviewed 20 October 2017

It took us about 2 hours to travel along the length of the gorge. There were lots of parking areas to view the various sections of the gorge. Well organised, with viewing platforms..

Thank PJJNuneaton
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Second visit to the gorge and more things found to wonder at. What a lovely area. We went just out of season. Found a few things closed but it was much quieter!

Thank mikeyskay
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

There are many, many walking trails through the area of the Ardeche, particularly around the gorges. The trails are sometimes well-marked, but sometimes not. Regardless, the variety of terrain is stunning, from gorge views to desert-like scrub, through vineyards, chestnut groves, and surprising hamlets. The...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Other reviewers have captured what an excellent outfit the Outdoor Experience are and I would really recommend this holiday. We are a family of four (incl 2 daughters 11 & 13) inexperienced kayakers, a bit unsure what we were doing there to begin with, but...More

2  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We drove the road through the Gorge, and decided to come back to take a kayak through it. It's a beautiful! The colors were just changing, and the water was perfect for kayaking. It was a great day!

1  Thank Peggy5757
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Absolute must if you are in Ardeche! Best to experince by Canoe and paddling through yourself - there are more than enough agencie that rent out boats for half day or longer trips...

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Drive the Gorges of the Ardeche and what a spectacular journey well worth it. Great parking / view points along the way with impressive views Can't recommend enough

Thank Kara H
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Justin E
27 April 2015|
Response from Patrick H | Property representative |
Hello Justin, check out The Outdoor Experience if you are looking for a tour. Regards.
5 April 2015|
Response from D C | Reviewed this property |
A bit late now but others may read this. I have been to all three places. Ardeche best for river trip; verdon good for walking and big open views, tarn more family friendly for both of the above activities. All are... More
Shayla B
1 April 2015|
Response from Daniel C |
Hi Shayla,if you would like a guided river trip through the Gorges de l'Ardeche then check out 'Experience Ardeche'. They have trips running from April through to the end of September.