Alpes de Haute-Provence Day Trips

Alain Wheel Drive
A company offering 4WD and quad-biking activities at 34 Hameau du Thoron, Aiglun (04).
Base Sport & Nature
Great outdoors activities for the whole family. Climbing, canyoning, via-ferrata, rafting, baby-rafting, canoeing, river hiking in Provence and the Verdon. Also cater for corporate groups. At the Camping du Brec, in Entrevaux (04).
La Compagnie des Grands Espaces
Walking and hiking guide in Provence, leading tours and guided walks near Forcalquier and the Montagne de Lure in the Alpes de Haute Provence. Ask for Jean Bernard (04).
LOccitane en Provence
Free factory tour by appointment only. Also workshops including hand massages and how to use essential oils. Childrens workshop to learn about perfume making (10 - 14 years only).
Action Adventure Rafting
A company offering a range of adventure activities including canoeing, kyaking, canyoning and rafting. Bookings and information is available at 11, rue Nationale, Castellane (04).
Station du Val dAllos-la-Foux
A ski station offering a range of winter sports activities including snow vehicles, alpine skiing, cross country skiing, trekking a raquettes a neige. Further in formation is available at the Val dAllos Tourist Office (04).
Bernard Gordeon - Guide
An English speaking guide offering activities including canyoning, trekking, abseiling, cross country skiing and climbing. Based in La Palud-sur-Verdon (04).
Universite Europeenne des Senteurs & des Saveurs
The UESS is a vocational training centre dedicated to Flavours ans Scents, in the Cordeliers convent located in Forcalquier (04). Perfumer workshops and summer school for scents of Provence take place in the convent auditorium.
Montagne & Riviere
Water sport activities in the Gorges du Verdon. Based in Castellane, rafting, canoeing and instruction courses. Minimum ages apply regarding some activities.
Aboard Rafting
Offering exploration of the Verdons natural environment for a few hours, or a few days, alone or in a group. The guides have over fifteen years experience allowing you to discover the Verdon (04) in a friendly atmosphere. English website/English spok
Parc du Chateau dAllemagne en Provence
A historically classified monument, surrounded by a medieval garden. Parking, boutique, library and chambre dhotes. Located at 1 route Valensole in Allemagne-en-Provence (04).
Le Musee-Promenade
A unique space, composed of a large, shady park where trails and streams crisscross, where waterfalls and oeuvres dart meet up. Guided visits from 1 Apr to 31 Oct.
Le Jardin des Papillons
The Garden of Butterflys at Digne les Bains. A protected area specially reserved for the breeding of butterflys.
Bleu dArgens
Provencal gifts and beauty products, made in Provence. Guided visits of the farm and lavender fields by appointment. Located near La Mure dArgens (04).