Barles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Barles: highlights and tourist information

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Barles is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 19 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Barles is 592 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Seyne-les-Alpes at 12 km and Digne-les-Bains at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barles, 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 Barles in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Barles

Markets in and near Barles

  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (28km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (31km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Barles, Provence

Tourist attractions near Barles, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (54km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (3km)
  • Source - Verdon (23km)
  • Col d'Allos (26km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (29km)
  • Lac d'Allos (35km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (38km)
  • Col de la Bonette (43km)
  • Lac de Castillon (48km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barles

Canton: Seyne

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Barles

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 592 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 101 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

Barles 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 Barles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzet and Verdaches.

This page in French: Visiter Barles