Between Cannes on the French Riviera and Imperia on the Italian Riviera there are over 300 canyons. In this part of the world, where tourism was born at the end of the 19th century, the playgrounds are no longer reserved for the Côte d’Azur but also for the mountains of the Alps and the Mercantour. For more than 30 years our travel agency has been offering canyoning activities, especially on the Frenc Riviera. The Audin canyon has its source in Italy and flows into the Roya river in France. Located 40mn from Nice or Monaco, it takes place in a magnificent setting. This canyon is recommended for beginners and families.
Canyoning French Riviera
45mn from Nice, Monaco, Sanremo
(7j/7 from 8am to 9pm)
+33 6 76 28 25 00
The Roya and Nervia valleys are situated in the Southern Alps in the hinterland of the French and Italian Riviera
45mn from Nice or Monaco
Enjoy a taste of canyoning without abseiling. With no waterfall higher than 5m, all you need is to jump or slide down the waterslide and there is always an easy way down on one of the waterfall sides. For the more adventurous, the same trip can be enjoyed with optional jumps 7 to 10m high including a » toboggan « . Perfect for a family trip as everyone can discover canyoning according to his or her ability.
Itinerary for the canyon of Audin in the Roya Valley
HIGHTWAY CANNES NICE MONACO VENTIMIGLIA (Italie) go out the highway in VENTIMIGLIA
Take the ticket 400m after Imediatly after the payment take on the left the direction of CUNEO
Folow the road during 3km (2 miles) turn on the right on the bridge follow the raod in direction of CUNEO during 7km (5mile) you cross the village of OLIVETTA SAN MICHELE after the village (don’t turn on the left !!) follow 1,5km (one mile) you found on the border of the road the BAR MARISA
Meeting point closer the BAR on the right Apointment at 9.30am.
The color of the water (you can drink it!), the size of the natural swimming pool, the temperature of the water (20°C in summer) make for one of the most popular trips of the region. 35mn-walk, back 15mn. Duration 3h30; Picnic in the canyon. We takes photos and videos for you during the trip.
Difficulties: This sports activity is available for every body. The knowledge of the rope technique is not necessary. Your guide, who will always be at your disposal, will teach you in a short time. You must be a swimmer however.
Guide of canyoning
Equipment: The personal equipment should include: one pair of tennis shoes for walking in the water and one swimsuit. The rest of the equipment will be supplied according to the personal information you will give: your size and your weight.
From april to september
50€ by person
The Guide, equipment, insurance.