The “Tours du Verdon à cheval” is a blazed and signposted network of riding itineraries around the Valensole plateau which is famous for its spectacular fields of lavender, the deep blue of the lake of Sainte Croix and the Verdon, the buttresses of the Montdenier massif, the Gorges du Verdon and the village of Castellane upstream of the grand canyon.
Twenty or so professionals invite you to discover their region, and can advise you on good treks or even accompany you.
A brief overview of the riding in Verdon:
- First days to discover the famous lake of Sainte-Croix and the Gorges du Verdon: guaranteed thrills and beautiful views;
- As you leave the source of the river you discover the high pastures and pastoral tradition and you ride on the Valensole plateau with its colourful and fragrant fields of lavender, via Riez, Gréoux-les-Bains, Quinson;
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Horseback itinerary informations: www.crte-de-provence.fr (in french)