Half day canyoning in the Verdon Gorge (Saint Auban)

The famous canyon of "Saint Auban" is an excellent one located in the "Parc des Pre-Alpes d'Azur", near the Verdon Gorges.

About the  "Saint Auban" canyoning trip

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Aqua Trekking Verdon Grand Canyon

The canyon of "Saint Auban" is located in the "Parc des Pre-Alpes d'Azur", about 30 minutes drive from Castellane and 1 hour from Grasse.


It is accessible to all, without obligations of prior practice of the canyoning activity. Practitioners will nevertheless be comfortable in the water and be a minimum sports.


The course is decorated with several jumps and slides (up to 6m). In the middle of this course, it is possible to take a zip line of about thirty meters!


The landscapes are at the level of the sporty level of this canyon. The river has dug a magnificent fault in the rock.

Details of the "Saint Auban" canyoning trip

  • Duration : 2.30 hour (+ 5 minuts walk to go and 5 minuts to come back)
  • Difficulty : medium/sporty
  • Minimum age : 12 years old
  • Cost : 45€/person in mid season. 50€/person in july and august. Private tour : 360€/400€ (low/high season).
  • Period : From may to september. 

Canyoning courses and rates

Courses Details Minimum age Mid season rates High season rates (*) Private prices(**) Period  

- Discovery "Haut Jabron"

Specially for families. 

Good introduction to tha aqua trekking activity

8 y.o. 35 € 40 € 280 / 320 € (**) May to september Book

- Half day "Saint Auban"

Grand canyon entry

Highest cliffs

12 y.o. 45 €  50 € 360 / 400 € (**)  May to september Book

- Day


Heart of the Grand Canyon

Athletic course

14 y.o. 70 € 75 € 560 / 600 € (**) June to september Book

(*) : High season from july 8th to august 31st.

(**) : Cost per group of 8 people maximum (possibility to have many groups)