Alpine/Ardèche Adventure: Italy/France


  • Action packed best of both worlds - mountain and river activities
  • 2 day canoe descent of the Ardéche river and overnight bivouac
  • Full day of white water rafting on Europe's best rafting river!
  • Rock climbing/abseiling in the Alps

What's it like?

Can't decide between the Alpine Adventure trip in Italy and the Ardèche Adventure trip in the South of France? Why not experience both and enjoy double the adventure and twice as many countries by choosing our Alpine/Ardèche Adventure programme! A perfect combination of two action packed itineraries to provide the ultimate burst of contrasting activities and experiences:
the Ardèche and Alpine Adventure combines the best of both the South of France and the Alps. Experience it all, the two day Ardèche river descent with overnight bivvi, a day climbing and abseiling in the Alps and white water rafting on the Dora Baltea River, what more could any adventure seeking group ask for? 

Alpine Ardeche Adventure Video


Sample 6 Night Programme

  Morning Afternoon Evening
FRI   Depart Overnight Travel
SAT Travel Arrive, Lunch, Tour Dinner, Castle Walk & Town Visit
SUN Breakfast, Rock Climbing/Squeeze Packed Lunch, Gorge Scramble Dinner, Rafting Preparation
MON Dora Baltea River: White Water Rafting (Lunch on-site) Dinner, Campfire Night
TUES Transfer to Ardeche Adventure Pool time, Dinner, River Descent Prep
WED Ardeche Canoe River Descent
(Lunch by the river)
Dinner, Overnight Bivouac
THUR Ardeche Canoe River Descent
(Lunch by the river)
Pool time, Dinner, Disco
FRI Ruoms Market or High Ropes Lunch & Depart  Overnight Travel
SAT Travel Return Home  

Alpine Adventure camp

Our Alpine Adventure camp is surrounded by mountains and trees and located on the outskirts of Villeneuve. It has three tented villages; two of which can accommodate groups of up to 48 and one that accommodates up to 60. Groups of 35 paying people or more have their own private village, with up to 18 tents and a central marquee for dining and socialising. On site there are three toilet and shower blocks; one of which was built in 2014. There are separate facilities here for Party Leaders. On-site, there is a tuck shop, drying lines and there is a football pitch next to the camp for free time/games.

Ardèche Adventure camp

Our Ardèche Adventure camp has a very relaxed feel, surrounded by trees and green space. It’s located just a five minute drive from the pretty riverside town of Ruoms and is within walking distance of many of the activities. There are five tented villages here, bordered by trees and hedges and spread out across the site. Each group of 35 paying or more having their own exclusive village, with private marquee for dining/socialising.

Facilities here include a large onsite swimming pool (with lifeguard), café/bar, volley ball pitches and a games area as well as drying lines and two toilet and shower blocks. The showers are in private cubicles and there are separate, lockable facilities for washing and changing.


8-Night Programme

FROM £492pp
  • Includes full board accommodation, activity programme, door to door transport, evening entertainment
  • and free leader places 1:8

01384 398 870

Acorn Adventure

22 Worcester Street,


West Midlands DY8 1AN

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