Canoeing and Water sports and other outdoor activities

As its name implies, La Provence Verte is the Green Lung of the Var department: rivers, lakes, forests, cliffs ... a unique, breathtaking setting for lovers of nature, sport and hiking.


The river Argens is ideal for canoeing: the current is slight, the vegetation is green and lush and there are many spots to swim along your route. Leave either from Carcès or Correns : different, 1 to 4 hour circuits available.

Where to rent a canoe

Electric boats or pedalos in the Lower Verdon Gorges

Explore the lower Verdon Gorges in a pedalo or an electric boat from Lake Quinson, up to Lake Esparron du Verdon.

Where to rent year electric boat or pedalo

Bathing in the river

You can swim in most of the numerous rivers and lakes in this region. Here the water is quite fresh, a real pleasure when the weather gets really hot.

Lakes, rivers & natural sites