Map position of Lac de Serre-Poncon

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Lac de Serre-Poncon below the map...

List of places in distance order

Distances are direct ("as the crow flies") so driving will be further!

Lake Serre-Poncon: 0 km

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because of its spectacular setting and wide range of leisure activities

Lake Serre-Poncon guide

Embrun: 13 km

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time as the leisure lake of Lac de Serre Poncon

Embrun guide

Seyne-les-Alpes: 18 km

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of the medieval defences that once stood here, and a pretty village

Seyne-les-Alpes guide

Gap: 22 km

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a stroll around the attractive Place Jean-Marcellin

Gap guide

Mont-Dauphin: 28 km

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in Europe, is dominated by its historic fortifications

Mont-Dauphin guide

Barcelonnette: 28 km

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a good number of substantial 'Mexican villas' adding character to the town

Barcelonnette guide

Vallee de l'Ubaye: 32 km

Starting near the Lac de Poncon, the Vallée de l'Ubaye is one of the scenic highlights in the Alps

Vallee de l'Ubaye guide

L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: 35 km

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th century, are now reopened as a popular tourist attraction

L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide

Valgaudemar Valley: 36 km

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in the high Alps region

Valgaudemar Valley guide

Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette: 46 km

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important pilgrimage destination in France

Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide