Situated in the heart of the Regional Natural reserve of the Verdon, Trigance is the ideal starting point to visit the famous Verdon Canyon. Perched like an eyrie at 800 meters, clutching the hillside encircling its XI th century feudal castle.
TRIGANCE is a typical village of inland Provence with stone-built houses covered with roman roof tiles.
An historical path leads to the museum, through narrow lanes.
The botanical path initiates you to local flora, and the "Maison des savoir faire" at the foot of the village revives the craft industry and the traditions.
There are a lot of walks in the area which brings you to the Verdon canyon.
Trigance is situated at the intersection of right and left banks of the Verdon River. By taking the crest road or passing trough the village of Aiguines which is know for its wood turners, you can join Moustiers Sainte Marie and its world wide famous earthenware objects.
A cycling tourist tour called "the roof of the Var n °7" will make you discover the surrounding villages.
The Verdon River is a paradise for rafting, canyoning, rock climbing, fishing, VTT, horse riding and walks.
For the enthusiasts of big thrills, jump in rubber bands are organized at the bridge of Artuby (the highest bridge in Europe 182 meters).
On the Lachens mountain (1700 meters alt), you will also be able to practise parapente and delta plane.
For nature lovers, there are many ways to escape the every day life: geological, historical, (The Templar's road), gastronomic (traditional fares). All this will help you discover and understand this unique patrimony.
TRIGANCE, enlightened by the Provencal sun, proposes you a wonderful stay in the heart of authenticity.
For any further information :
· Village of Trigance web site: www.trigance.fr
Canton web site: www.artuby-verdon.fr
Verdon web site: www.lesgorgesduverdon.fr/
Regional natural reserve of Verdon: www.parcduverdon.fr/
Tourist office of Castellane: 04.92.83.61.14