Falaises des Gorges des Gats

Drôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  >  France

The cliffs of the Gorges des Gats are home to many birds and especially interesting because of the three species of vulture that can be seen here.

Added* by Martin Simon
Most recent update 10 December 2021


This viewpoint is located in front of the cliffs of the Gorges des Gats and one can observe Griffon Vulture and other vultures like Eurasian Black Vulture, or see Bearded Vulture. Depending on which direction you come from, the site with parking space, is either at the entrance or exit of the Gorges des Gats.


Français: Suivant votre sens de circulation, site avec emplacement de stationnemenr, à l'entrée (ou à la sortie) des Gorges des Gats, 26410 Glandage. Le site est situé face aux falaises des gorges des Gats et on peut y observer les Griffon Vulture et d'autres vautour comme la Eurasian Black Vulture, ou voir le Bearded Vulture.



On the D539 road which connects 26410 Chatillon-en-Diois to 26620 Lus-la-Croix-Haute, parking space for the car at the side of the road. Click on the P in the map to get directions.


Français: Sur la route D539 qui relie 26410 Chatillon-en-Diois à 26620 Lus-la-Croix-Haute, place de stationnement pour la voiture en bord de route.

Terrain and Habitat

Mountain , Canyon/cliff , Valley



Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit



Paved road

Difficulty walking trail


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Birdwatching hide / platform


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