Calanque of En-vau
En-vau is perfectly protected, so it’s a kayak heaven (Kayak rental in the calanque de Port-miou nearby). It’s also the home of a few wild boars who sometimes swim among the tourists and lay down on the beach (don’t feed them).
Rio Archipelago seen from the crests
View from the path of Castelvieil
The beach and the petite aiguille
En-Vau, a beautiful swimming zone
How to get there
- Duration: 50min to go, 1h20 to return
- Departure point: La Gardiole or Port miou
- Route: Follow the calanque d’En-vau entrance path from the parking of La Gardiole. Cars are forbidden in the col de la Gadiole during summer (When to get to the calanques). In the summertime, it is recommended to go to the calanque from Cassis, by taking the hiking path going to the calanque de Port pin.
- You can also get to the calanque d’En-vau by boat. More info here