Discover UCPA Sormiou: Adventures and Accommodation at La Girelle

Discover UCPA Sormiou: Adventures and Accommodation at La Girelle

Located in the heart of the Calanques National Park, UCPA Sormiou is a paradise for sports and nature enthusiasts. This unique sports village offers a variety of activities such as rock climbing, sea kayaking, and hiking, providing an immersive experience in one of Marseille’s most picturesque settings. If you’re staying at La Girelle Small Hostel, you’re perfectly positioned to take advantage of these adventures.

Activities at UCPA Sormiou

Rock Climbing

UCPA Sormiou is renowned for its climbing opportunities. With routes suitable for all levels, from beginners to advanced climbers, you can scale the stunning limestone cliffs that overlook the azure waters of the Mediterranean. The site offers both single-pitch and multi-pitch routes, ensuring a diverse and thrilling climbing experience.

Sea Kayaking

Explore the Calanques from the water with UCPA’s sea kayaking adventures. Spend two full days paddling through crystal-clear waters, discovering hidden coves and sea caves. These excursions are perfect for all skill levels and include professional guidance, making it a safe and enjoyable activity for everyone.

Hiking and Trekking

The Calanques are a hiker’s paradise, with numerous trails winding through rugged landscapes and offering breathtaking views. UCPA organizes guided hikes that take you through some of the most beautiful and lesser-known paths in the park, allowing you to immerse yourself fully in this natural wonder.

Your Stay at La Girelle

After a day of adventures, return to the comfort of La Girelle Small Hostel. Located near the starting points of many activities in the Calanques, La Girelle offers a comfortable and welcoming accommodation. Enjoy our modern rooms, shared kitchen, and friendly atmosphere to relax and rejuvenate.

Proximity to UCPA Sormiou

By staying at La Girelle, you are perfectly positioned to easily access UCPA Sormiou. Located just a few minutes by car or public transport, our hostel is the ideal starting point for your adventures in the Calanques.


Whether you’re climbing cliffs, paddling through serene waters, or trekking rugged trails, UCPA Sormiou offers an unforgettable experience in the Calanques. Stay at La Girelle Small Hostel to enjoy comfortable and well-located accommodation, perfect for making the most of all the activities this beautiful region has to offer. Book your stay now and prepare for unforgettable adventures!

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