Canyon and Merveilles

Sports in the wild outdoors and "à la cool"!

Canyoning in the Roya valley

Canyoning in the affluents of the Roya : Maglia, Morghé, Carleva and Audin.

In the Alpes-Maritimes (06), 1h fromNice, departure fromBreil-sur-Roya.

Audin canyon

Level easy / 51 €

There is no doubt that the canyon of Audin in Italy, 10 minutes from the village of Breil-sur-Roya is a little marvel. You will be amazed by the heavenly surroundings and the crystal-clear turquoise pools! A natural waterworld.

Carleva canyon

Level intermediate / 65 €

The lower end of the Carleva is a little frequented canyon. You will have the chance to practice canyoning far from the crowds, which is rare!
A canyon which offers a grandiose route passing through unexpected surroundings. The programme: big waterslides, multiple jumps (optional) and a section with a roap!

Maglia canyon

Athletic level / 65 €

In the Roya valley, 15 minutes from the village of Breil-sur-Roya, the Maglia canyon is a rare pearl, a mythical canyon known for its’ splendour. Before visiting this canyon it is difficult to imagine such an exotic context in the countryside just outside of Nice! : crystal-clear turquoise swimming passages, deep pools and a visit to a famous cave nestled amidst magical vegetation.

Morghé canyon

Expert level / 70 €

Particularly vertical, the Morghé canyon is the most beautiful known canyon in the Maglia; your day will be spent here. The main activity during this canyon is absailing, the highest descent measuring 60 metres. Passionate absailers with be delighted. During this athletic route you will come across superb suspended pools.

The Via ferrata comte de Lascaris à Tende

Try the via ferrata in Tende : one of the most beautiful in the Alpes-Maritimes (06), at 1h30 from Nice.

Level easy all abilites or athletic / 47€

The via ferrata in Tende, at the entrance of the valley of Marvels is unique because it offers two different levels of difficulty.

The route of the via ferrata des comtes de Lascaris runs along beautiful limestone cliffs and passes by the chapel of St Sauveur which proudly overlooks the village. This via ferrata is fun and varied… and don’t worry, you will get on fine on the Himalayan and monkey bridges, the 100 metre long zip wires and the vertical ladders.

Sylvain : your guide state qualified guide since 2004.

Canyon and Merveilles and his state qualified guide are based in Breil-sur-Roya in the Alpes-Maritimes, in the countryside just inland of Nice, Monaco, Menton…

Sylvain is passionate about canyoning and climbing; he has 15 years of canyoning experience. He has worked as a guide on the island of La Reunion, in Guadaloupe, in the gorges of the Verdon (cimeseteau , o’limpide), in Lozere (lacazelle) and for the past ten years in the Roya valley.

A canyoning expert in the Nice‘s country side

Sylvain knows by heart all the canyoning routes that we would like you to discover. With Sylvain you will be in the hands of an expert, and you will have him all to yourself!

Unlike ‘over organised’ companies whose aim is to make profit, the philosophy of Canyon et
Merveilles is to take our time and make sure you make the most of it!

Canyon and Merveilles

+33 (0)652 813 468

Breil-sur-Roya

All the canyon departures leave from Breil-sur-Roya, a village in the countryside just inland of Nice, Menton and Monaco in the Alpes Maritimes in the PACA region.

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Give a sports gift voucher!

A great idea to please someone close to you, and in an original way! Contact us to order a canyoning or via ferrata outing and we will send you your gift voucher which is valid for one year; it is possible to customize the voucher and print it out. And all that’s left is to give it to the person of your choice.