Canoe rental in the Gorges de l'Ardèche

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From 1 hr 30 min to 6 hrs
From 7 years-old and up

Discover the Gorges de l'Ardèche at your own pace with canoe and kayak hire from Viking Bateaux near Vallon-Pont-d'Arc!

Discover the Gorges de l'Ardèche at your own pace with canoe and kayak hire from Viking Bateaux near Vallon-Pont-d'Arc!

The Gorges de l'Ardèche are a veritable natural gem nestling in the heart of France. With its spectacular scenery and rich ecosystem, the Ardèche Gorges offer an unforgettable experience for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. The emerald waters of the Ardèche river meander through steep cliffs, forming deep gorges and majestic arches such as the famous Pont d'Arc. This unspoilt region is home to exceptional biodiversity, with a diverse range of flora and fauna that is sure to fascinate visitors. Get ready to marvel at the imposing rock formations, refresh yourself in the crystal-clear waters of the Ardèche and reconnect with nature in this true natural paradise. The Ardèche Gorges are an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts, adventure seekers and lovers of stunning scenery! Take advantage of this unique canoe-kayak hire experience in the Gorges de l'Ardèche with Viking Bateaux and create unforgettable memories in the heart of nature!

Departing from the Viking Bateaux base near Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, you'll be welcomed by a passionate and experienced team who will guide you throughout this unforgettable excursion. Before you take to the water, you'll be given safety instructions and technical advice on how to make the most of your canoeing experience. Choose from a selection of exciting itineraries to find the one that best suits your level and desires. Choose the 6km canoe trip for a short but scenic journey. If you want to extend your adventure, the 12km route will allow you to discover even more natural wonders. The more adventurous can embark on the 24km descent, offering a complete experience of the Ardèche Gorges. And for the most intrepid adventurers, the 30km route offers unforgettable challenges and discoveries. Whichever route you choose, you'll be amazed by the beauty of the scenery, the crystal-clear waters and the majestic cliffs. Don't miss out on this unique experience in the heart of the Ardèche Gorges!

Book your canoe kayak hire with Viking Bateaux now and set off to discover these magnificent landscapes, navigating the crystal-clear waters of the River Ardèche. An unforgettable adventure awaits you near Vallon-Pont-d'Arc!

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Gorges de l'Ardèche | 6 km

1 hr 30 min
Everybody welcome

Gorges de l'Ardèche | 12 km

2.5 hrs
Everybody welcome

Gorges de l'Ardèche | 24 km

5 hrs

Gorges de l'Ardèche | 30 km

6 hrs


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Lorraine P., United Kingdom — 13/08/2018
A lovely few hours cruising in a canoe down river looking at the sites.
Gordon F., United Kingdom — 01/08/2017
Really enjoyable
Anaële L., France — 17/08/2023
Super activité à partager en famille. Organisation au top. Accueil très agréable.
matthieu S., Switzerland — 23/06/2023
Très belle journée, intense au milieu de paysages somptueux
Morgane B., France — 13/08/2021
Activité vraiment superbe. Nous avons fait le canoë sur 24km. C'est un peu physique mais super pour s'amuser tout au long du parcours et profiter le la vue et des paysage.

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