Around the campsite
Discover the Gorges du Verdon…
Discover the surroundings of your campsite in the Verdon
Welcome to the Verdon Natural Park, in Provence. We offer you a discovery of our beautiful South Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region through a detailed map of activities and places to visit. Family activities, visits to museums and historical vestiges, sports activities (canoeing, kayaking, rafting, etc.), crafts, Provencal gastronomy… as many activities for children, teenagers as for adults!
To find out more about the different sites on offer, don’t hesitate to ask at reception during your stay at our campsite on Lac de Sainte Croix.
A stay at Lac de Sainte Croix at the foot of the Gorges du Verdon
Discover the exceptional heritage of the Verdon. The Gorges du Verdon and Lac de Sainte Croix are a must-see when it comes to tourism in the Verdon.
The Verdon gorges are majestic and unique in terms of their immensity and the superb surrounding landscapes. If you love nature, walking and extreme sports, you’ll quickly fall in love with this corner of paradise on earth.
Our campsite at Lac de Sainte Croix is located in the heart of the Verdon regional nature park. In a magnificent setting, this lake with its turquoise waters offers a host of water sports and activities, as well as the opportunity to relax and recharge your batteries on its many beaches.
Gorges du Verdon tourist activities
Tourism at Lac de Sainte Croix and in the Gorges du Verdon is your guarantee of an unforgettable holiday with no time to waste! These sites are full of activities to enjoy on your own, with family or friends. There’s something for everyone, from sports and cultural activities to sightseeing and water sports.
The Gorges du Verdon
The Gorges du Verdon are famous the world over, and rightly so. Indeed, this impressive and magical site leaves no one indifferent. Imagine a canyon, the longest in Europe (50 kilometres), limestone cliffs up to 700 metres high, and a river of a unique colour, emerald green or turquoise depending on the weather. The site is also ideal for a wide range of activities on land, in the water or in the air (hiking, white water sports, climbing, paragliding, etc.). Something to suit all tastes and desires.
Le Lac de Sainte Croix
From this campsite at Lac de Saint-Croix, this site is a must-see in the region. This lake, the largest in the Verdon, covers 2,200 hectares and is a great place to relax and enjoy a wide range of activities. There’s something for everyone.
Situated between the majestic Gorges du Verdon and the fragrant lavender fields, you’ll be seduced by the immensity of this lake, where the dazzling turquoise water changes colour with the weather. Explore its shores to admire the idyllic views and exceptional panoramas that unfold before your eyes…
Take advantage of the family beaches to relax in the sun or the more secret ones that you can reach by canoe or paddle. The Lac de Sainte-Croix will meet all your expectations. And don’t hesitate to take a pedalo ride on the lake to discover it in a different way. Or take one of the many signposted walking or cycling trails along its banks.
Lac de Sainte-Croix is one of the best places in the Vaucluse for nature lovers and water sports enthusiasts. Take advantage of the crystal-clear waters for swimming, diving or water sports such as canoeing, kayaking and windsurfing.
Lac de Sainte-Croix is a place of exceptional beauty, combining relaxation, water sports and breathtaking panoramas. Whether you’re with family, friends or a couple, a visit to Lac de Sainte-Croix is a must during your stay at the campsite in Aiguines.
A cultural territory
A trip focused on tourism to the Lac de Sainte Croix and the Gorges du Verdon is also an opportunity to discover the rich cultural heritage of this area.
Near these must-see sites, you can also discover charming villages full of character, such as Bauduen, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon and Rougon. And don’t miss the local crafts, with earthenware and pottery factories and local products such as Provencal herbs, honey, lamb, etc.
These places are an invitation to discover and share, a way of visiting differently by practising slow tourism. At your own pace, in complete tranquillity, you’ll take time to observe the rich heritage and exceptional environment on offer.
From our campsite at Lac de Sainte Croix, discover a rich cultural heritage and breathtaking scenery.