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Nice to do but do not go out of you way

The source of the Sorgue is as interesting as any deep hole. It is about a 1 k walk with shops or... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
eddebruin
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Gorinchem, The Netherlands
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Gentle stroll

A gentle stroll with a modest incline as you follow the river to its source. Plenty of ice cream... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
tanagogo1
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful village. Many restaurants and cafes. Water everywhere. Vey nice and special atmospher. Water weels are still working

Thank Ami F
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The source of the Sorgue is as interesting as any deep hole. It is about a 1 k walk with shops or restaurants on both sides. The river, indeed, is beautiful but there are too many people.

Thank eddebruin
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

A gentle stroll with a modest incline as you follow the river to its source. Plenty of ice cream shops and touristy tutt to buy along the way. It takes just a few moments to get to the top....but there is nothing to see unless...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It will take you approx. 15 minutes to get to the source of the river the Sorgue. Toeristic route. Not easy for people in a wheel chair.

Thank Jos Z
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Visiting this site should take you about an hour. There are a lot of people. A variety of restaurants available. It feels somewhat touristy. About a 400 meter walk from the entrance to the source. Plenty of opportunities to take pictures of the beautiful clear...More

1  Thank Robin D
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

There's parking available in the village, costed 4 EUR. The walk to the source is like 15 minutes alongside the river. The first like 400m is one icecream store after the other, so the description touristic is an understatement. Too bad the village decided to...More

Thank kinleyx
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful village, with a pleasant walk along the banks of the clearest greenest water to the source of the river. Plentiful ice cream stalls on the way back. Best part was putting our feet in the freezing water on a hot July day!

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

By all means take the time in Fontaine to walk up the short route to the Source of the Sorgue river. This lovely river springs out of the ground at the end of a canyon above Fontaine, and it’s interesting to see and learn about...More

Thank JoelY55490
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Beautiful picturesque village built along the Sorgue River which winds through the small town. Follow the walkway along the river and enjoy the scenery. You will be impressed the lovely views of the green river and surrounded by shops, cafés and restaurants along the way....More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Went for a long walk to find the source of the river. It was a lovely day with great scenery all round. When you get there all you see is a big cavern with height markers on the side of the rocks. Interesting if you...More

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