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Address: Gorges de l'Ardeche, Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, France
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07944951576
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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we done a two day kayaking trip down the Ardeche with "Experience Ardeche" Once you pass the day trippers on the Kayaks you hardly meet another soul as there are few roads which... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

we done a two day kayaking trip down the Ardeche with "Experience Ardeche" Once you pass the day trippers on the Kayaks you hardly meet another soul as there are few roads which actually get you into the Gorges. This is a great way to see the region & we stayed overnight at a bivouac where there were facilities for... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2016

we went with ardeche adventures and had an amazing trip well worth doing this as the scenery is great and its grea for kids a real adventure

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Very scenic drive, though was busy and is apparently more so mid summer. Stunning view at Pont d'Arc and would be a superb canoe trip down th Ardeche

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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464 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Again visited this area, camping, canoeing, the things to do here. Although the view points are great, canoe down the river to really experience the beauty of the beast. The Arch, the sheer clifs, it is all so worth while. Try to avoid the holiday season, it is very busy here then.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning drive through the gorge, with numerous belvederes along the way. Undoubtedly the car park and view points at Pont dArc were the busiest but in September it wasn't difficult to park up and take in the view. Overall, a real must if you are a lover of beautiful scenery.

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Green Valley, California
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359 reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great drive to take but be prepared for crowds. Lots of great places to stop and shoot pix and some of the scenery is gorgeous. Worth seeking out. Cheers!

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Thank WineEng
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I booked the 2 day kayaking descent of the Ardeche with The Outdoor Experience after reading the trip advisor reviews. It was a surprise for my husbands birthday and although he and our teenage son have kayaking experience I didn't have any. Paddy responded promptly to my emails, reassured me that I would be able to do everything and sent... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We ( family of 4 with two boys age 9 and 13) spent a week on the Mondial Campsite just outside Vallon Pont d'Arc from which we explored the area of the Ardeche. The Gorge is amazing and the surrounding countryside beatufiul. The highlight of the week was a two day 34km descent of the river that was organised and... More 

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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Whether your coming for relax or to enjoy some of the numerous activities, it is an amazing place to spend holidays or week-end away from the crowd! To be seen

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

It was very crowded, when we first arrived but the swim was very nice. Lovely scenery. I would recommend going. It's beautiful.

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