Mercantour National park with donkeys

This walking tour with a donkey is full of variety. Through the foot-hills and the fragrance of Provence and up to the alpine panoramas of Mercantour National Park. From the oak to the larch; from the wheat fields to the gentian lawns; from a man made landscape to a sweeping scenery of wilderness. The last 2 days are a grandiose conclusion of the trip – with a good general idea of high mountain conditions and Europe’s largest glacial lake. Marmots, chamois and golden eagles will be there to meet you!

Suitable for families with kids from 5 years.

Destination: Mercantour National Park, France

Self Guided

Duration: 8 days

Departure: may - september

Price: 727,00 eur per person adults / 615,00 eur per person children 5-12 yrs

Prices Include:
  • The advice of a local English speaking guide
  • Accommodation at mountain refuge, guest house or mongol yurt
  • FB treatment – breakfasts, picnic lunches, dinners
  • your own personal donkey to carry your bags
  • a road book an IGN map of the paths  a leafy booklet on the valley,leaflet published by the Mercantour National Park.
  • Transfer from Estenc-Villeplane at the end of the trek
Prices Do not Include:
  • arrival in Villeplane
  • drinks
  • anything not mentioned under “the price includes”

Itinerary

Day 1
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Nica - Villeplane

KmMt Mt Hours
6 300 300 2.5

Day 2
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Villeplane

KmMt Mt Hours
9 350 350 4.5

Day 3
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Villeplane – Saint Martin d’Entraunes

KmMt Mt Hours
15 700 750 5.5

Day 4
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Saint Martin d’Entraunes – Val-Pelens

KmMt Mt Hours
7 550 620 3.5

Day 5
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Val Pelens – Entraunes

KmMt Mt Hours
8 110 480 4

Day 6
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Entraunes / Estenc

KmMt Mt Hours
7 920 850 3

Day 7
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Estenc – Col del la Cayolle

KmMt Mt Hours
13 990 440 6

Day 8
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Col de la Cayolle – Estenc – the breathtaking tour of the lakes

KmMt Mt Hours
13 410 970 5.5

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