Dominated by his « Roc » huge limestone cliff 184 meters, the city spreads around Place Marcel Sauvaire. Over the painted facades and fountains of picturesque medieval center is pedestrian. Castellane has a rich historical heritage but also cultural and sporting remarkable.
Located in an unspoiled environment, world famous “Gorges du Verdon”, the city offers to the visitors a rich variety of activities: Museum visits, guided tours of the city, hiking, horseback riding, velocyclism, mountain biking, whitewater sports, tennis, swimming pool, bike park, skate park, climbing…
Tours and visits to Castellane and surrouding area:
- Tours: Les gorges du Verdon - La Route Napoléon - Le Verdon au fils de ses 17 Cadrans solaires.
- Visits: Musée des Sirènes et Fossiles - Musée du Moyen Verdon - Musée Citroën.
- Heritage: Chapelle de Notre Dame du Roc - Ruines de Petra Castellana - Eglise St victor.
Hiking, whitewater sports, Rafting, canoying and Kayak, hydro speed, fishing, horse riding, bungee jumping, paragliding and hang gliding, motocross…