Thorame-Basse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thorame-Basse in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Visit Thorame-Basse: highlights and tourist information

Thorame-Basse is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 21 km from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital. (General information: Thorame-Basse is 618 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Annot at 19 km and Digne-les-Bains at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thorame-Basse, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Thorame-Basse. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Thorame-Basse

More information about Thorame-Basse & region

Markets in and near Thorame-Basse

Local markets

  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (27km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (35km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Thorame-Basse, 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 Thorame-Basse and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Gorges du Verdon (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Moustiers (35km); Gourdon (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau d├ętour) Sisteron (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs Verdon (42km)

Remarkable gardens Clos de Villeneuve (50km); Le Vallon du Brec (55km)

Sites of natural beauty Lac d'Allos (23km); Barrage de Castillon (24km); Lac de Castillon (24km); Col d'Allos (24km); Clue de Barles (25km); Source - Verdon (26km); Col de la Cayolle (27km); Barrage de Chaudanne (27km); Col de la Bonette (36km); Lac de Sainte-Croix (44km); Lac de Quinson (58km); Lac d'Esparron (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thorame-Basse

Canton: Allos-Colmars

Arrondissement: Castellane

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 04170

Distance to Thorame-Basse

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 618 km

from Calais: 838 km

from Nice: 75 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 509 km

Getting here

Thorame-Basse 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 Thorame-Basse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thorame-Basse): Lambruisse and Thorame-Haute.

This page in French: Visitez Thorame-Basse