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Tourism and activities


Whitewater sports in the Gorges du Verdon

The dazzling limestone walls of the Gorges du Verdon offer an exceptional setting to the practice of wild water sports. The unspoiled, emerald water of the Verdon that runs between the rocks, is ideal for white water rafting or kayaking.


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An active holiday on the French Riviera

Sports activities

Besides the cultural outings, the Var is ideal for lovers of sports and nature, with thousands of possibilities to hike and explore the surrounding hills of the Esterel and the Maures massifs, or the Gorges du Verdon. At the edge of the Mediterranean Sea, you can practise a great number of water sports or laze on the beach.