Take in the natural beauty and endless charms of France’s picturesque region shaped by the Ardèche River. Enjoy a scenic drive with your guide and learn about one of the region’s most renowned harvests: lavender.
See the magnificent Pont d’Arc, a massive natural bridge that spans almost 200 feet across the gorge. Take in spectacular natural sites and hidden treasures, panoramic views and lookout points, rivers and limestone plateau!
We then visit the exceptional Madeleine Cavern. The site is in the heart of the Ardeche Gorge, on its left bank. It rises above one of the narrowest portions of the vast canyon stretching over 30 kms. from Vallon Pont d’Arc to Saint Martin de l ‘Ardeche, a titanic structure of Cretaceous limestone.
Offering the most beautiful overlook in the gorge, with grandiose vertical cliffs, ledges, terraces, and riverbanks sheltering the unique biodiversity of this nature conservation site.
The cliff wall entrance gives direct access to a series of vast chambers with surprising and colorful formations. You will walk through several levels to fully appreciate the magic of this subterranean world.
DURATION: about 4 hours
START: 2:30 PM