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Hiking in the Verdon : discovering the birds

3 hikes in the territory of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie will allow you to appreciate the local fauna. Many birds live in our town. Discretion will be required to be able to have the chance to observe them. We tell you everything in this article!

Hiking in the Verdon : discovering the birds
Pêche dans le Verdon

Fishing in the sainte-croix lake

Sainte-Croix lake is a few minute away from Moustiers-Sainte-Marie. With more than 2200 hectares, it is a playground for fishing lovers. Take your fishing rods and follow us into those turquoise waters to learn more about that activity.

Fishing in the sainte-croix lake
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie

Local way of life and know-how : 5 good reasons to discover Moustiers-Sainte-Marie

And if this period was the ideal moment to refocus on local tourism… Devote oneself to France, rediscover its history, its heritage and its know-how. Because France is beautiful. The most beautiful country in the world for some. We bring you to one of its Most Beautiful Villages: Moustiers-Sainte-Marie.

Local way of life and know-how : 5 good reasons to discover Moustiers-Sainte-Marie

What can we do in Moustiers-Sainte-Marie ?

2021 will be the year for local tourism. No need for French population to cross the world to find little pradise ! there is, nested in High Provence, one of the Most Beautiful Villages of France : Moustiers-Sainte-Marie. Follow the guide… !

What can we do in Moustiers-Sainte-Marie ?
Lac de Sainte Croix

LA CADENO – LEISURE BASE

La Cadeno is a leisure base located on one of the most beautiful sites of the Sainte-Croix Lake. On one of the biggest lake of France, hidden from the Galetas Bridge and the entrance of the Verdon Gorges, it is a little paradise. In a family and friendly atmosphere, La Cadeno will know how to transport you by the activities it offers or just relax in the sun, thanks to the rental of deckchairs.

LA CADENO – LEISURE BASE
village provençal

Notre-Dame de Beauvoir Chapel

When we arrive in Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, we can only be overwhelmed by its chapel, visible between the two cliffs, dominating the village. Built between the XIIth and the XVIth century, it is classified as a historical monument in 1921. It is partly Romanesque and partly Gothic. The chapel is well known for its "suscitations". In the 17th century, stillborn babies were brought back to life during their baptism, thus gaining heaven.

Notre-Dame de Beauvoir Chapel
Lac de Sainte-Croix

Pedestrian walking tour of the Sainte Croix lake

Since the end of September 2018, it is possible to make the tour of the Lake of Sainte-Croix in a pedestrian itinerary, between 5 and 6 days for a distance of 74 kilometers. The various villages around the lake of Sainte-Croix act as " stopover villages ". A real journey along the water and time to meet the villages that have seen their histories turned upside down during the creation of the dam (and therefore the lake of Sainte-Croix) in the 70s.

Pedestrian walking tour of the Sainte Croix lake