The activities on the campsite during the day
At Sunêlia l’Hippocampe, adults and children will always find something to do. Active or relaxing activities, according to your taste and pleasure, will be on the program.
Daily animations from the beginning of July till the end of August
Free and daily entertainment is offered in high season, during the daytime as well as the evenings? Our full entertainment staff is at your disposal
Animations during the off-peak holidays
In the low season, April, May, June and September, our lead animator will take care of you and your children by proposing various activities, every weekend, day and night.
Activities during the day
Les Activités sportives
- A multisport field
- A tennis courts
- A beach volley field
- Various petanque areas
- 6 table-tennis tables
You may start your day with archery or a fitness session (Zumba, Pound, interval training, stretching…) followed by aqua gym or a water polo tournament.
Major sports tournaments (petanque, beach volleyball, table tennis, mini football, ultimate frisbee, bubble foot or human football…) will be organized in the afternoon.
The Anim’Info is the animation desk where you can get information and make registrations for all the activities inside the campsite. You will find the Anim’Info in the yurt village. Here you can also enrol your children at the mini-clubs, for the activities (excursion to the tree climbing park, pizza party, barbecue party…) and book big events (Hippo Color Run, Olympiads and any special events…).
You can also borrow sports material like tennis rackets, table tennis set, balls…
The activities outside the campsite can be consulted and reserved at our tourist information office.
- The Color Run : run or walk of 5 kilometers in the campsite. The runners are doused from head to toe in different colors during the race with DJ at the finish.
- The olympiad : The big game day: play with your team to hit the jackpot.
- The evenings with lamb on a spit or a Grill Party
- The big shows around the swimming pools
- The Pool Party
Activities: wellness and discovery
We organize various original activities such as workshops in relation on well-being, nature, cooking… These activities can be followed by the entire family!
Aloe Vera and essential oils workshop:
Enjoy all the benefits of essential oils and Aloe Vera. A professional person will teach you all virtues of Aloe Vera plants. You will learn to use them, you will make your own care products and bring back the recipe at home.
Yoga and sophrology session:
A professional person will make you discover yoga and sophrology. This relaxation method will make you feel calm and cosy.
Wandering around the campsite with a guide, discover the fauna and flora of the surrounding hills and the secrets of the village of Volonne. These walks are accessible to adults and children and last a half day.
Tapenade, anchovy paste, onion anchovy and olive pizza… Our chief cook teaches you the basis of the Provencal recipes with olive oil, Provençal Herbs, thyme, savory, rosemary, fruit and vegetables of the season. An experience followed by a delicious tasting!
The artists of l’Hippocampe enjoy teaching you how to sing, dance, play comedies, circus… You can also learn how to dance Salsa and Bachata.
Peaceful moments by the lake
Attention!!! Swimming is not allowed.
Pier with canoes’ rental (with a financial participation) at the border of the Durance.
Cast fishing or fly fishing, directly from the shore of the campsite, and why not grill the fish on the barbecue (electric or gas)! A fishing permit is obligatory. (Price indication: 32 € per week)
Wandering and biking
You can make an easy tour around the lake by walking or biking along the path overlooking the lake, with departure from the campsite, you really may enjoy our location near the lake in the middle of nature. The wandering of 12 km is accessible to everyone.
The wellbeing lodge
Enjoy a moment of peace in our wellbeing pavilion by the river la Durance. A large range of relaxing treatments are available. (With a financial participation).
Here you can also attend workshops about essential oils and massages.