Valavoire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valavoire: highlights and tourist information

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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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 14 km and Seyne-les-Alpes at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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 in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. 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

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)

More information about Valavoire, Provence

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!

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (62km) [Map]

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (62km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (34km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (33km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (45km) [Map]
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (45km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (16km) [Map]
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (35km) [Map]
  • Source - Verdon (39km) [Map]
  • Col d'Allos (42km) [Map]
  • Lac de Castillon (58km) [Map]
  • Barrage de Castillon (58km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valavoire

Canton: Motte-du-Caire

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 04250

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

Getting here

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.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Valavoire): Authon, Chateaufort, Clamensane, Nibles and Saint-Geniez.

This page in French: Visitez Valavoire