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 : 14 years old
  • Cost : 60€/person. Private tour : 480€ 
  • Period : From may to september. 

Canyoning courses and rates

Courses Details Minimum age Rates  Private prices(*) Period

- Discovery "Haut Jabron"

Specially for families. 

Good introduction to tha canyoning activity

10 y.o. 50 € 500 € May to september

- Half day "Gours du Ray"

Best way to learn abseils

12 Y.O. 55€  440 € April to september

- Half day "Saint Auban"

Many jumps, slides and abseils 

14 y.o. 60 € 480 €  April to september

- Day



One of the most magnificient canyon in Europe !
14 y.o. 80 € 640 € June to september

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