The Verdon Gorge, South of France
The Verdon Gorge or «Gorges du Verdon» in French are located in south-eastern France between the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and the Var. The gorge is formed by the Verdon River, which is named after its turquoise green color.
It is an amazing river canyon, 700 meters deep and 25 kilometers long.The width varies from 6 to 100 meters at the bottom and 200 to 1500 meters at its rim.
Photo Source: verdon-en-provence.com
The canyon is very popular, it is close to the French Riviera and offers an enormous variety of activities like walking, cycling, canoeing, rafting, aqua-rando, rock climbing and many more. All within a spectacular setting!