The village of Les-Salles-sur-Verdon can be found in the Var department, in Provence Cote d’Azur. This is around the south-east of France. When you choose to spend your holidays in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon, you will be placing yourself in an ideal position in which to be able to experience the great region of Provence. For a start, your self catering accommodation will be on the very doorstep of the Parc Naturel Regional de Verdon and this will give you access to some great countryside and activities. The self catering cottages and gites in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon are all extremely well-equipped and will offer you that real home-away-from-home feeling.
As we have already said above, the Parc Naturel Regional de Verdon is right by you on your holidays in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon and this area will allow you to experience some great nature walks and hikes. You may also wish to participate in other activities such as canoeing and kayaking, mountain biking and cycling and there are some ideal opportunities for twitchers and avid painters and photographers. There are some world-renowned golf courses to be found within the region of Provence, but the majority of these are situated closer to the Mediterranean coast.
There is a village situated only 8 km (5 miles) from your self catering cottage in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon that is just crying out for you to explore during your stay. This is Moustiers which has two high and dramatic cliffs that dominate the village and which is situated on the western end of the Gorges du Verdon. Whilst in Moustiers you may want to visit the Church of Notre Dame de l’Assomption which has a four storey bell tower and dates from the Medieval age. You may also be able to glimpse some of the original ramparts and fortifications that would have protected this settlement and there is even a water fall, right in the village centre, which helps to make Moustiers a very unique place to visit.
We all want to learn about the weather before we go on holiday and this is good news if you are contemplating staying in self catering accommodation in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon. The climate here is a near Mediterranean and this means that you can expect to enjoy warm and relatively dry summers and winters that tend to be much milder than back in the UK. On average, in July and August, temperatures will be around 27 degrees Celsius. In December and January, this is more likely to be around 11 degrees, although on higher elevations this will be much lower.
The nearest airport for your holidays in Les-Salles-sur-Verdon will be situated south-west at Marseilles (MRS). This welcomes a number of flights from the UK with airlines such as British Airways, Ryanair and easyJet. From airports such as Bristol (BRS), London Stansted (STN) Edinburgh (EDI) and London Gatwick (LGW).