A land of rich experiences
ALPS HONEY, ASTONISHING AND IRRESISTIBLE !
Honey makers in the French Southern Alps enjoy a magnificent natural environment and great raw material nurtured by passionate beekeepers... They all have their own magic methods of transforming this sugary nectar instilled with fragrant, woody and fruity notes into pots of honey overflowing with mountain flavours.
THE GR56 TREK: FROM LAVENDER TO EDELWEISS
From soft blue lavender to milky white edelweiss, the 134-km GR56 hike unveils the Ubaye area's most stunning colours. Suitable for the whole family, enjoy our 5-step valley itinerary that brims with natural wonder and breathtaking panoramic views. In short, an unforgettable trek in the French Southern Alps!
WHITEWATER RAFTING AND BIVOUACKING IN UBAYE
One of the gems of the Alpes de Haute Provence, Ubaye valley offers the combined pleasures of nature and outdoor activities – the perfect combo for a fun escapade with family or friends. The river is ideal for whitewater rafting novices and the tranquil, soothing scenery simply has no equal... You won't want to leave, so luckily enough, you can also spend the night courtesy of Raft’Ubaye !
THE ALPS: MOUNTAIN BIKING IN THE HILLS!
Between the mountains and the clean air, the trails in the Alps are a real treat for mountain bikers. Are you ready to attempt one of the major routes of the FFC (French Cycling Federation) or even a night-time ride? You can also opt for an electric bike for a less strenous jaunt.
A WELLBEING WEEKEND IN THE SOUTHERN ALPS
Nestling in the hollows of the mountains, the Southern Alps' wellbeing centres lead us on a timeless voyage to the heart of wide-open spaces... Relaxation and massages, spas and thermal cures abound in this uniquely beautiful setting. Time to get back on top of the world!
GIDDING UP ! RIDDING AT THE SUNSET IN THE QUEYRAS
Just imagine exploring Queyras Valley, its mountain passes, crystalline lakes, wild trails and forest roads with a faithful hooved companion... This gorgeous area offers a host of one-day horse or donkey treks and trail rides criss-crossing wild mountain landscapes in the company of passionate, professional instructors. Giddy up!
THE BEST HIKES IN THE ALPS
Wide open spaces, preserved nature, and an exceptional biotope. Words can't begin to describe the awesome natural surroundings of the Alps! Put on your walking shoes, grab your backpack, and roam the most beautiful hiking trails to discover these breathtaking Alpine landscapes.
CANYONING IN THE FRENCH SOUTHERN ALPS
Carved by Mother Nature, the canyons of the Southern Alps are heavens on earth, coveted by exploration and adventure lovers. Whizz down their natural slides and waterfalls in all safety, or try your hand at rappelling as the sunshine warms your back and lights up the surrounding valleys and mountains...
All the character and flavour of the mountains packed in a single cheese... That's the promise of the Southern Alps' farmers, dairies and local producers. The fruit of age-old traditions, know-how and a profound respect for the environment, welcome to a unique world of flavours and 100% local produce to savour!