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.

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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)

More information about Thorame-Basse & region

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!

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (42km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (50km) [Map]
  • Le Vallon du Brec (55km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Allos (23km) [Map]
  • Barrage de Castillon (24km) [Map]
  • Lac de Castillon (24km) [Map]
  • Col d'Allos (24km) [Map]
  • Clue de Barles (25km) [Map]
  • Source - Verdon (26km) [Map]
  • Col de la Cayolle (27km) [Map]
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (27km) [Map]
  • Col de la Bonette (36km) [Map]
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (44km) [Map]
  • Lac de Quinson (58km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Esparron (58km) [Map]

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