Due to its incredible nature, the Gard department is ideal for many outdoor activities. Indeed, the Gard has various water points, giving the possibility to practice different water sports. The department also hosts many other treasures, such as mountains and caves, making the happiness of hikers, but also climbers and caving enthusiasts. Finally, the varied and wild landscapes of this beautiful part of France provide an unforgettable experience for all nature lovers. Opting for a camping holiday in the Gard means discovering an amazing biodiversity. Discover the best outdoor activities available in the Gard.
Do you want to combine unspoilt nature and varied landscapes? Welcome to the Gard! The department is so rich that you can do many hikes without tiring. On foot, by bike, on horseback… and even on donkey! Indeed, if the most sporty will certainly try strong itineraries (Les Concluses de Lussan, the summits of the Cévennes…), others will perhaps prefer family walks. One thing is for sure, there is something for every taste, and every level!
The Gard department has the particularity of offering various swimming spots. In rivers as well as in the sea, there are many choices to choose from! Depending on your aspirations, you can opt for lively beaches (on the Grau-du-Roi side), or for more wild spots (lakes, rivers and waterfalls). Find our selection of water points in the Gard.
The Gard is the ideal place to practice sports such as canoeing, kayaking or canyoning! A different way to explore the surroundings. In addition to the sport itself, you can enjoy incredible spots that will amaze you! Among our favorites: the Pont du Gard, the Cèze river, the Gorges du Gardon…
For lovers of climbing and thrills, you will easily find pretty cliffs to please yourself. The Gard department has superb climbing and Via Ferrata sites. Go for example to Collias, Miallet, Seynes or the famous Gorges du Gardon.
If you are looking for a really atypical activity for your holidays, why not let yourself be tempted by caving? From the traditional visit of a cave to the more sportive session, find your happiness during your camping holiday in the Gard. The Trabuc and Soustelle caves organize underground safaris, for example. The Salamander cave offers “discovery” and “adventure” activities (great abseiling, balloon flight…).
This year, enjoy your holidays in a different way by enjoying the beauty of nature at all levels. Refine your choice regarding your activities, but also for your accommodation. Camping is the best way to get back to the roots and forget the daily worries. In a relaxing and wild setting, some campsites also offer considerable comfort.
The 4-star campsite Les Cascades welcomes you with structures in the heart of nature and completely built of wood. Glamping enthusiasts, the establishment combines atypical and comfortable accommodation, all in an environmentally friendly approach.
Located in La-Roque-sur-Cèze, the campsite enjoys a unique natural setting. Offering direct access to the Sautadet waterfalls, the campsite offers the opportunity to fully enjoy the show. On the program: hikes (Mont Bouquet, Gorges du Gardon…), canoeing on the Cèze, swimming, accrobranche outings, visit of the cave of La Salamandre, and much more!