Bevons tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sisteron at 5 km from Bevons

Visit Bevons: highlights and tourist information

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Bevons 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 Bevons in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 5 km and Lurs at 23 km.

Bevons, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction east)

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

See Sisteron guide


at 23 km (direction south)

The village of Lurs is small but has a great deal of character...

See Lurs guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Forcalquier is a pleasant Luberon town with several interesting historic monuments...

See Forcalquier guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

The citadel above the village is the principal monument in the small Provencal village...

See Mane guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the sites of...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Drome department

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France', is...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 36 km (direction south-west)

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can visit the Gorges...

See Oppedette guide
Gorges d\'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 37 km (direction south-west)

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible by several hiking trails...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender industry is also seen in...

See Valensole guide


at 39 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is also a...

See Sault guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

Ensure that your trip to the bustling town of Manosque includes a stroll up...

See Manosque guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-east)

Your trip to the village of Riez should include the baptistery, 5th century and...

See Riez guide

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Map of places to visit near Bevons


Markets in and near Bevons

  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (14km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (16km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (18km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (26km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (31km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Bevons, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bevons, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (28km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (39km)
  • Domaine de Charance (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (30km)
  • Colorado Provencal (43km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (47km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (53km)

Geography and distances

Bevons is in the south-east of France at 30 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Bevons is 586 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bevons

Canton: Noyers-sur-Jabron

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bevons

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 586 km

from Calais: 811 km

from Nice: 123 km

from Bordeaux: 517 km

from Strasbourg: 510 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 Bevons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Noyers-sur-Jabron, Peipin, Ribiers, Sisteron and Valbelle.

This page in French: Visiter Bevons