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Fun morning out

Great company. Over the summer, you have to book a few days in advance as it is really busy. A... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
DanielD513
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London, United Kingdom
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Nice. Crowded in August.

Very nice but many people in the river made it hard to traverse. Make sure you have enough time to... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
637ruthiea
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Great company. Over the summer, you have to book a few days in advance as it is really busy. A departure every 30 minutes so you get a lot of choices. They allocate 2 hours for the descent. The personnel is so friendly. They brief...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Very nice but many people in the river made it hard to traverse. Make sure you have enough time to stop and swim. The journey from beginning to end took about 2 hours. We had to rush it because rain was expected. It would have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely activity. A simple, fun time on the beautiful Sorgue paddling along in an area of outstanding beauty. Naturally enough, the French firms pitching themselves here have milked it for all its worth. The briefing beforehand is adequate but eats into your...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice organisation. Already the 4th time visiting them and always a pleasure friendly and helpfull staff. Also with young children possible.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

It was a first trip kayaking for our 6 year old and she really enjoyed it! The safety briefing was pretty casual and 90% in French but once we got on the water most of it was plain sailing and a delight drifting down the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We made a booking the night before for our kayak adventure. Canoë Evasion are very efficient and friendly, and they organized and trained us for our kayak adventure before we set off. Our guide, Fred, was with us, or just behind us, at all times,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We went with our 4years old daughter. We went during last wek of august, water was cold but we still swim a bit. They provide livevest fitting also our small daughter. Guides go with the group, it takes a couple of hours. Very nice, beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 19 of us all english speaking . We had pre-booked which I think if you are a group is probably advisable especially in August! When we arrived we were a little daunted as there were an awful lot of people....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

As a total novice I was terrified but the guys at Canoe Evasion were great. Really good safety advice stopped me getting into trouble! The fact that they accompany you is very reassuring. Me, my husband and three kids were put into two canoes for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful experience. Polite, helpful and understanding staff. The activity was perfectly safe, beautiful surroundings and accessible for all moderately fit individuals. Well organised, parking, all facilities on the site and straight to the picturesque natural environment of the River Sorgue. Nice to feel the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from josz134 | Reviewed this property |
Minimum age is 3 years old
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With this company there is a guide on the top and at the end of the group only for security reason.
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