Beaujeu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaujeu in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Digne-les-Bains at 16 km from Beaujeu

Visit Beaujeu: highlights and tourist information

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Beaujeu is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Digne-les-Bains at 16 km and Seyne-les-Alpes at 17 km.

Beaujeu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction south-west)

As well as being a spa town, the medieval centre of Digne-les-Bains...

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of...

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide


at 21 km (direction east)

In the mountain village of Colmars highlights include the Fort de Savoie...

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide


at 30 km (direction north-east)

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a good number of...

See Barcelonnette guide
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at 34 km (direction west)

The citadel is the main attraction in Sisteron, along with the dramatic...

See Sisteron guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 35 km (direction west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

The small village of Annot is most unusual, being built around great...

See Annot guide
Vallee de l'Ubaye

Vallee de l'Ubaye

Scenery at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

Starting near the Lac de Poncon, the Vallée de l'Ubaye is one...

See Vallee de l'Ubaye guide


at 41 km (direction south-south-east)

The small town of Castellane has a pleasant historic centre and is...

See Castellane guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

The setting of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie below steep cliffs and the lively historic centre...

See Moustiers guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time...

See Embrun guide
Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 42 km (direction south)

These gorges in northern Provence are one of the most impressive scenic...

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the...

See Entrevaux guide


at 46 km (direction north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide

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Markets in and near Beaujeu

  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (31km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Beaujeu, Provence

Tourist attractions near Beaujeu, France

What to do at Beaujeu? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Beaujeu.

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (49km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (10km)
  • Source - Verdon (19km)
  • Col d'Allos (21km)
  • Lac d'Allos (27km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (30km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (35km)
  • Col de la Bonette (37km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (38km)
  • Lac de Castillon (38km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (42km)

Geography and distances

Beaujeu is in the south-east of France at 16 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Beaujeu is 602 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaujeu

Canton: Javie

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Beaujeu

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 602 km

from Calais: 823 km

from Nice: 91 km

from Bordeaux: 555 km

from Strasbourg: 499 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Javie, Le Brusquet and Prads-Haute-Bleone.

This page in French: Visiter Beaujeu


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