Destination guide

Delight in the sunny landscape of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. Travellers to this trendy city praise the parks, skiing and golfing. Sisteron Cathedral and Sisteron Citadel are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Alpes-de-Haute-Provence a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden Golf (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • La Foux d'Allos (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Val d'Allos (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Seignus Ski Resort (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Guinands Gondola (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Saint Jean (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Reserve Naturelle Geologique de Haute-Provence (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Jardin Botanique des Cordeliers (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Via Ferrata du Rocher de Neuf Heures (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Head of Sestriere (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Gorges du Verdon (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
  • Lac de Sainte Croix (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

If you prefer to travel by train, Digne Station, Digne les- Bains Gaubert-Le Chaffaut Station and Le Chaffaut-Saint-Jurson Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Alpes-de-Haute-Provence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,607 holiday rentals near Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. From 436 Houses to 124 Chalets, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Alpes-de-Haute-Provence area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • La Palud-sur-Verdon: 295 holiday rentals
  • Gorges du Verdon: 568 holiday rentals
  • Castellane: 139 holiday rentals
  • Moustiers-Sainte-Marie: 418 holiday rentals
  • Seyne: 438 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • La Palud-sur-Verdon: 295 holiday homes
  • Castellane: 139 holiday homes
  • Moustiers-Sainte-Marie: 418 holiday homes
  • Seyne: 438 holiday homes
  • Sisteron: 98 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Alpes-de-Haute-Provence?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence are:

  • Cagnes-sur-Mer (XCG): 13,673 holiday houses
  • Mandelieu Airport (CEQ): 15,242 holiday houses
  • Gap (GAT-Tallard): 1,102 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Digne (XDI-Digne Train Station): 267 holiday rentals
  • Pra-Loup: 1,864 holiday rentals
  • Pra-Loup 1500: 1,768 holiday rentals
  • Digne Cathedral: 258 holiday rentals
  • Grangeolles Ski Lift: 1,083 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alpes-de-Haute-Provence listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

La Palud-sur-Verdon
295 holiday rentals
Castellane
139 holiday rentals
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
418 holiday rentals
Seyne
438 holiday rentals
Sisteron
98 holiday rentals
L'Escale
151 holiday rentals
Barcelonnette
836 holiday rentals
Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye
1,534 holiday rentals
Prads-Haute-Bléone
443 holiday rentals
Uvernet-Fours
893 holiday rentals
Méolans-Revel
1,051 holiday rentals
Valensole
701 holiday rentals
Bayons
210 holiday rentals
Allos
475 holiday rentals
Thorame-Haute
109 holiday rentals
Jausiers
1,006 holiday rentals
Thorame-Basse
199 holiday rentals
Digne
99 holiday rentals
Colmars
241 holiday rentals
Le Lauzet-Ubaye
1,097 holiday rentals