Valavoire tourism and travel guide
Visit Valavoire: highlights and tourist information
Valavoire is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 25 km from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital. (General information: Valavoire is 583 km from Paris).
Valavoire, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Valavoire. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Valavoire
More information about Valavoire & region
Markets in and near Valavoire
- Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
- Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (20km)
- Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (22km)
- Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
- Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (25km)
- Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
- Les Mees: market Friday (29km)
- Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
- Serres: market Saturday (33km)
- Chorges: market Sunday (34km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Valavoire, 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 Valavoire and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (62km)
National Monuments Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (62km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Sisteron (14km)
Churches or other religious monuments Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (34km)
Remarkable gardens Domaine de Charance (33km); Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (45km); Jardins du château de Sauvan (45km)
Sites of natural beauty Clue de Barles (16km); Lac de Serre-Poncon (35km); Source - Verdon (39km); Col d'Allos (42km); Barrage de Castillon (58km); Lac de Castillon (58km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Valavoire
from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 25 km
from Paris: 583 km
from Calais: 806 km
from Nice: 116 km
from Bordeaux: 530 km
from Strasbourg: 496 km
Valavoire 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 Valavoire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Valavoire