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Chemin du Roc, 04120 Castellane, France
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All reviews worth the climb flip flops wear proper shoes light a candle well worth the effort church pathway stone benches reward water rocks hike
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Had an hour to spare between activities and took the walk up to the Chapel. The view is spectacular and though strenuous it didn’t take as long as I thought. Fabulous.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RosieJ449
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Definitely worth the climb! Make sure your camera/phone is charged as you will certainly want to take some photos from the top - oh and bring some water too!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It is worth going to the top to admire the view of castellane and the Verdon. The path to the top is well marked and there is a water tap near the top (water is a little warm).

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

Must do during a stay in Castellane. I'm always looking for places with a nice view from the top. Here, you don't have to be very sporty to reach the top, but please wear sport shoes and not flipflops or else (why do women so?).

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Dominik S
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We climbed to the chapel in the heat of the sun. Quite steep but definitely doable and totally worth it. We sat in the chapel for a few minutes taking in the whole experience. Lovely and cool and outside breathtaking views.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Second time climbing up the the chapel. The views are spectacular, and the chapel is charming! The hike is steep and takes about 25 minutes if you are in good shape. I saw hikers of all ages and levels however. Just be careful with the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank TracyNuzzo
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

About 20min walking up. Don't forgot the bottle of water! Wear proper shoes as the way is full of rocks. The effort is worth it!!! The view at the end is just beautiful! I recommend it if you come at Castellane!

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Merigeaux J
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

As per the title, it took us an hour to do the round trip from Castellane church. It is a bit of a climb but well worth it with many benches if you need a rest on the way up. The views from the top...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank johnd1129
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

If you go to Castellane a visit to the beautiful Chapelle Norte Dame du Roc is a must. The pathway is rugged so would recommend sturdy footware! It was hard work but well worth the effort as the views at the top are stunning and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank plodders
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Gorge du verdon is the main attraction around Castellane but if you have around 2 hours to spare it is well worth walking up to the church.The walk is moderate to difficult and your reward is beautiful views and a beautiful church.A lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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