Location: Thoard is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 9 km from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital. (General information: Thoard is 598 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Digne-les-Bains at 9 km from Thoard
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Thoard. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in France
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thoard and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Sisteron (17km)
Churches or other religious monuments Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (26km)
Remarkable gardens Clos de Villeneuve (37km); Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (38km); Jardins du château de Sauvan (38km)
Sites of natural beauty Clue de Barles (13km); Source - Verdon (37km); Col d'Allos (39km); Barrage de Castillon (43km); Lac de Castillon (43km); Barrage de Chaudanne (46km)
from Digne-les-Bains (local prefecture): 9 km
from Paris: 598 km
from Calais: 822 km
from Nice: 103 km
from Bordeaux: 539 km
from Strasbourg: 508 km
Alpes-de-Haute-Provence is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - by car from Calais the drive takes about 11 hours. For driving distances to Thoard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Thoard