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Hiking in Mercantour, close to Nice

Hiking in Mercantour, close to Nice

Duration:6.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

We, Fabrice and Jean, are happy to welcome you in the South of France. Fabrice is a certified international mountain leader and hiking guide based in the French Riviera. He lives in Nice and has been guiding clients around France, Italy and Portugal since 2001. He also travels frequently to the French Caribbean Island of Martinique, where he enjoys hiking in the rainforest and tropical scenery. He…
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What we’ll do

Located just 1.5 hours away from the French Riviera (Nice, Cannes and Monaco), you’ll find the fascinating Mercantour National Park. Nestled in the southern French Alps, the park is world-famous for its natural scenery, which includes magnificent peaks (reaching 10,000 ft) and dozens of lakes, alpine meadows and forests. The local fauna is also an interesting highlight: we may get to spot…

What else you should know

This is a moderate level hike. You must be ready to hike for about 4 hours, 400 meters up (13000 feet). No experience required. Please check with your insurance provider that it cover this activity.

What to bring

Lunch (or I can provide a picnic lunch for 13 EUR per person)
Sports shoes
Trekking poles (optional)

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Where you'll be

The large Mercantour national park is part of southern French Alps and is located only an hour and a half drive from the french Riviera (Nice, Cannes or Monaco). The beautiful natural scenery counts many lakes, magnificent peaks (reaching 10 000 feet), alpine meadows and forests. There is also a lot of wildlife that we may get to spot as well, including chamois, mountain goats (ibex), marmots, and even wolves prints could be seen !

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests aged 8 and up can attend.

More tips

This is a moderate level hike. You must be ready to hike for about 4 hours, 400 meters up (13000 feet). No experience required. Please check with your insurance provider that it cover this activity.
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Hiking in Mercantour, close to Nice
1 review
£93 / person
1 review
£93 / person