Esparron de Verdon

Departement of the Alpes de Haute Provence - Verdon - Pop.: 350 inh.

puce Take highway A51 exit Manosque then follow signs for Vinon sur Verdon.

Esparron de Verdon, the castle overlooking the village

The village of Esparron is perched at the entrance to the lower canyons of Verdon.

At the foot of the village sparkle the turquoise waters of Lake Esparron.

The banks of the lake are formed of inlets, cliffs, and forest.

Esparron de Verdon, marina on the lake

Every posssible water sport is available to the delight of big and small.

All around Esparron the unspoilt countryside calls to be discovered: the vast plateaus, fields of lavender, and of course the deep canyons of Verdon.


puce What to see:

Esparron castle and its 10th c. tower.
Picturesque village houses.


puce Leisure activities:

Club Nautique (water sports club) from Easter to October (sailing, windsurfing, rowing).
Rentals: pedal boats, canoes, electric motorboats.
Fishing (2nd category).
Volley ball. Tennis. Hiking.
Horseback riding.
Mountain bike rentals.


puce Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast.
Holiday rentals.


puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Saint Martin des Brômes (7km), Allemagne en Provence (7km), Quinson (11km).


Esparron de Verdon, castle Esparron de Verdon, fountain Esparron de Verdon, street