Mercantour National Park
In the heart of this beautiful mountain setting lies a precious historical monument, the world famous Vallée des Merveilles, the ‘valley of marvels’
In the Mercantour National Park there are some basic rules: silence and respect for nature. You will be able to access the Park in our authorised 4X4s, driven by expert guides who will give you different options as to which itinerary to choose.
Both children and adults can go horse-back riding or cross-country mountain biking along some of the most beautiful trails in the High Roya Valley. We can organize all the leisure activities you wish in order to make your stay at the Chamois d’or a pleasant and unforgettable experience.
Four-Wheel Drive Excursions
We organise all day or half day excursions on 4X4s with qualified guides who will drive you through the Mercantour National Park; you will discover the many lakes the "Vallée des Merveilles” is famous for, its prehistoric rock engravings and its typical flora and fauna. A dream day for you nature lovers.
We have designed different itineraries to offer you a rich variety of landscapes and views of the Mercantour Park. From the snowy summits to the wide lakes and then through the small mountain villages, there is an itinerary for everyone according to their training and taste.
Is there anything more beautiful than riding in a dog sleigh through magnificent snowy landscapes? An experience to share with your family or friends where you will also learn about the profession of a musher and the affectionate nature of sleigh dogs.
For the lovers of recreational reserve fishing, there is the possibility of fishing in the various lakes close to the hotel;
we can also drive you in our 4X4s to the fishing reserves in the “Vallée des Merveilles”.
We provide horse-back excursions for beginners and experienced riders through complete wilderness.
Snow Shoes, Cross-Country Skis
If you wish to keep fit and healthy whilst enjoying a day in the snow in the midst of nature, you can rent snow shoes at the hotel or use yours cross-country skis and follow well-defined trails to discover the beauties of Casterino and its surroundings.
9 itinerary between sky and land approachable from 3 to 79 years old
Whether an all-round sportsperson or a mountain bike enthusiast splendid trails will guide you through the area rewarding your efforts with the most magnificent panoramas.