Ancelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ancelle: highlights and tourist information

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Ancelle is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Ancelle is 555 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 12 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ancelle, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ancelle in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Ancelle

Markets in and near Ancelle

  • Chorges: market Sunday (10km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (12km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (23km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (32km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Ancelle, Provence

Tourist attractions near Ancelle, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ancelle.

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (54km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (13km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (17km)
  • Source - Verdon (43km)
  • Clue de Barles (43km)
  • La Meije (43km)
  • Col d'Allos (48km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (59km)
  • Lac d'Allos (59km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ancelle

Canton: Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Ancelle

from Gap (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 555 km

from Calais: 775 km

from Nice: 133 km

from Bordeaux: 536 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

Ancelle is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into Nice, Lyon or Grenoble airports. By car from the UK allow about 10 hours for the journey from Calais to here. For driving distances to Ancelle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buissard, Chabottes, Forest-Saint-Julien, La Rochette, Saint-Jean-Saint-Nicolas, Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur, Saint-Leger-les-Melezes and Saint-Michel-de-Chaillol.

This page in French: Visiter Ancelle