Guided fly-fishing trips in the Provence region just 2 hours from the Côte d’Azur.
Enjoy fly-fishing in the Hautes-Alpes Department from our operation center in the town of Gap at the foot of the Les Ecrins National Park.
Brown trout, rainbow trout and brook trout.
Time of the year:
March to October. The best months are June to October.
Recommended place for couples. The “Les Olivades” lodge is very beautiful and romantic. It’s the perfect complement to take a break on the way between Paris and the Côte d’Azur and enjoy fishing in the Alps.Activities for companions:
Hiking, cultural visits, wine cellars visits, and guided tours of the lavender fields.Accommodations:
It includes all the necessary gear to carry out the guided fishing activity.
What's not included?
Example of a 5-night and 4-day fishing trip:
The fisherman must travel from their country of origin to the airport of Marseille or Lyon. When traveling to Paris you must travel on the high-speed train connecting the French capital with Lyon within 2 hours. Once you get to any of these cities, we’ll pick you up at the airport or train station and transfer you by taxi to the town of Gap where we have our operation center.
We also offer a private taxi transfer service from any city in France at an additional cost.
Start of ground transportation services: transfer to the town of Gap where we conduct our guided fishing trips.
You’ll settle in the hotel, have dinner, and rest.
Guided day from our hotel Les Olivades in Gap. We’ll fish in a different river or stream each day.
8:00am – breakfast.
9:00am – meeting the guide at the hotel and transfer by vehicle to the fishing area. Guided fishing in alpine rivers and streams.
1:00pm – Picnic meal.
Fishing in the afternoon and return to the hotel.
Dinner and rest.
Transfer by taxi to the airport or train station in Lyon or other cities such as Marseille, Paris, Monaco…
End of ground transportation services.
We present comprehensive informational tables detailing distances to our operation centers via both train and car, alongside the corresponding fishing seasons. This visual reference is intended to facilitate your destination selection:
What to expect from our guided fishing trips in the Provence region?
Our guided fly-fishing trips in the Provence region, just 2 hours from the Côte d’Azur, takes place in a fantastic destination for fishing while being surrounded by impressive landscapes and magnificent rivers for trout fly-fishing, grayling and brook trout.
All the fishing days are conducted from a beautiful 3-star hotel called “Les Olivades” in the town of Gap next to the Ecrins National Park.
We’re waiting for you to get to the French paradise to go fly-fishing! -Bernard and Bastien
Our lodge in Gap:
Our lodge, the “les Olivades” hotel, is the perfect place to spend a few days relaxing as a couple. An elegant place with excellent wines, a swimming pool, and very good food! Located at the foot of a mountain surrounded by Mediterranean olive trees where everything is taken care of for you and where you need to go if you’re wanting to do your trip with other people.
You’ll have access to some of the best fishing spots in the French Alps and its outer mountains from our hotel strategically located for great fishing.
Located just 5 minutes from downtown Gap, this family hotel counts with 19 charming and comfortable rooms. These modern, spacious, soundproof and 100% non-smoking rooms are equipped with AC, flat screen TV, free high-speed Wi-Fi, CANAL + tv channel, and courtesy trays which will satisfy your every need for relaxation.
In addition, the hotel has the following facilities: solarium, swimming pool, terrace, room service, parking, electric charger for vehicles etc.
GOURMET RESTAURANT AND WINE CELLAR
France is synonymous with culture and exquisite cuisine. Our restaurant provides all these elements for a unique gastronomic experience for our guests.
You’ll be able to enjoy refined dishes designed by our chefs, Cedric and Eric, in historic facilities with beautiful brick vault ceilings.
The restaurant opens its doors at 6:30am for breakfast and at 7:30pm for dinner.
In addition to the restaurant, one of the most important elements of our hotel is the amazing wine cellar which represents a large part of the wines and champagnes from all over France. Ranging from wines from the Hautes Alpes through the Crus de Bordeaux to the wine of Alsace.