Bois de Paiolïve

Paiolïve Woods


Useful Information

Image: this strange formation is located at the road.
Location: West of Vallon-Pont-d' Arc, between Les Vans and Chandolas, Chassezac valley.
Open: no restrictions [2006]
Fee: free [2006]
Classification: ExplainKarst cave
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History


Description

Image: karren form deep ravines.

The Bois de Paiolïve is a typical karst landscape: limestone rocks, cliffs, crevices, karren, and small caves. Only partly covered by shrubs, gras, and lichen, the lanscape is dominated by the bright white colour of the limestone.


Bois de Paiolïve Gallery