Featured holiday Gorges du Verdon walking holiday Provence, France

6 nights/5 walking days
This is a 6-night self-guided walking holiday in the surrounds of the dramatic Gorges du Verdon, including high mountains on rough and stony paths. This is a Grade 4 walk, with 6 to 9 hours’ walking a day with long ascents and descents of more than 1000 metres. Gorges, ravines, belvederes and ridges afford stunning views.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • 3 gourmet dinners
  • Luggage transfer between hotels
  • Taxi transfers as mentioned during the tour
  • Set of maps (1/25 000 scale) with the route marked and detailed notes describing the trail
  • Daily itinerary with information about facilities and places of interest along the trail
  • English-speaking emergency assistance 24 hours a day

Gorges du Verdon self-guided walking holiday with luggage transfer

Highlights

Moustiers Sainte Marie • Font Roult Ravine • Sainte Croix lake • Bastidon trail • Mainmorte Ravine • Mainreste Belvedere • Martel trail • Gorges du Verdon • Brandis Ravine • Castellane • Castillon lake • La Baume pass • Cheiron Ravine

Walking information

Average of 16 to 23 kms per day • Average of 6 to 9 hours a day with long ascents and descents of more than 1000m • Grade 4 difficulty • Recommended mid-April to mid-October • Walking experience is necessary as is a reasonably high level of fitness and stamina

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room for six nights.

From about

£1,590 Comfort in 2- and 3-star hotels

Holiday Code CWFR04

Additional nights can be added before, after or during the tour.

Gorges du Verdon self-guided walking holiday with luggage transfer

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room for six nights.

From about

£1,590 Comfort in 2- and 3-star hotels

Holiday Code CWFR04

Additional nights can be added before, after or during the tour.

Our prices include ● Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
● 3 gourmet dinners
● Luggage transfer between hotels
● Taxi transfers as mentioned during the tour (Castellane to Saint-André)
● Set of maps (1/25 000 scale) with the route marked and detailed notes describing the trail
● Daily itinerary with information about facilities and places of interest along the trail
● English-speaking emergency assistance 24 hours a day

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room for six nights.

From about

£1,590 Comfort in 2- and 3-star hotels

Holiday Code CWFR04

Additional nights can be added before, after or during the tour.

Our prices include • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
• 3 gourmet dinners
• Luggage transfer between hotels
• Taxi transfers as mentioned during the tour (Castellane to Saint-André)
• Set of maps (1/25 000 scale) with the route marked and detailed notes describing the trail
• Daily itinerary with information about facilities and places of interest along the trail
• English-speaking emergency assistance 24 hours a day

The journey and how you get there The nearest airport is Nice and from here you can take a train to Dignes, and then a bus to Moustiers Sainte Marie. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to St Andre des Alpes and then a taxi. If you want to hire a car for before and after the walking holiday, you can leave it in Moustiers and take a taxi from Saint André des Alpes to Moustiers at the end.
Transport is not included in the holiday price, other than luggage transfer during the tour and taxis mentioned in the itinerary.

Gorges du Verdon self-guided walking holiday with luggage transfer

These are examples of the accommodation used - a mixture of 2-star and 3-star hotels. Because some of the accommodation have a limited number of rooms, alternatives may be offered at the time of booking. Moustiers Sainte Marie, Hotel le Colombier La Palud, Hotel des Gorges du Verdon
Hotels included in this tour

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room for six nights.

From about

£1,590 Comfort in 2- and 3-star hotels

Holiday Code CWFR04

Additional nights can be added before, after or during the tour.

Our prices include • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
• 3 gourmet dinners
• Luggage transfer between hotels
• Taxi transfers as mentioned during the tour (Castellane to Saint-André)
• Set of maps (1/25 000 scale) with the route marked and detailed notes describing the trail
• Daily itinerary with information about facilities and places of interest along the trail
• English-speaking emergency assistance 24 hours a day

The journey and how you get there The nearest airport is Nice and from here you can take a train to Dignes, and then a bus to Moustiers Sainte Marie. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to St Andre des Alpes and then a taxi. If you want to hire a car for before and after the walking holiday, you can leave it in Moustiers and take a taxi from Saint André des Alpes to Moustiers at the end.
Transport is not included in the holiday price, other than luggage transfer during the tour and taxis mentioned in the itinerary.

Holiday prices

Holiday prices
Prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room
Date
1 Jan 2021-31 Dec 2021 £1,590

Supplements
Supplements are per person in total
Description Date
Single room 1 Jan 2021-31 Dec 2021 £350
Solo traveller 1 Jan 2021-31 Dec 2021 £780



Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room for six nights.

From about

£1,590 Comfort in 2- and 3-star hotels

Holiday Code CWFR04

Additional nights can be added before, after or during the tour.

Our prices include • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
• 3 gourmet dinners
• Luggage transfer between hotels
• Taxi transfers as mentioned during the tour (Castellane to Saint-André)
• Set of maps (1/25 000 scale) with the route marked and detailed notes describing the trail
• Daily itinerary with information about facilities and places of interest along the trail
• English-speaking emergency assistance 24 hours a day

The journey and how you get there The nearest airport is Nice and from here you can take a train to Dignes, and then a bus to Moustiers Sainte Marie. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to St Andre des Alpes and then a taxi. If you want to hire a car for before and after the walking holiday, you can leave it in Moustiers and take a taxi from Saint André des Alpes to Moustiers at the end.
Transport is not included in the holiday price, other than luggage transfer during the tour and taxis mentioned in the itinerary.

Gorges du Verdon self-guided walking holiday with luggage transfer