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Hike : L'Imbut

Hike : L'Imbut Hikes
Hike : L'Imbut

This hike is one of the most difficult of the Gorges du Verdon. Many passages are airy, narrow and very slippery but are equipped with steel cables. Allow about 4 hours for 9km.
From the car park of the Cavaliers. Follow the path marked out in red and white (GR), which sinks to the bottom of the gorge. After thirty minutes, the Verdon is before you.
If you go a little further, you will come across the bridge of the Estellié, which can be crossed to reach the Verdon trail Martel (7am walk, 14km).
Continue on the path of Imbut (left). The hike along the Verdon, passed under the caves carved into the cliffs and some rocks that you have to go down with metal cables.
You arrive at the passage of the Styx, the landscape is impressive. The smooth rocks, emerald green water ... Attention to the passage above the Verdon, go slowly.
At the intersection, continue on the path of Imbut (the trail will Vidal for the return), which takes you into the Verdon. You're in front Imbut (or funnel Provençal). After a few photos, retrace your steps and take the path Vidal will raise you very quickly. Do not look down if you are prone to vertigo. After a few cables and stony passages, you find land and can admire the Verdon more quietly.

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