Blieux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blieux in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Gorges du Verdon at 7 km from Blieux

Visit Blieux: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges du Verdon at 7 km and Castellane at 12 km.

Blieux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Castellane guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Moustiers guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east), in the Var department

Trigance is a charming small village and castle to the east of the Gorges...

See Trigance guide


at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

Aiguines is a small traditional Provencal village between the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the...

See Aiguines guide
Lac de Sainte-Croix

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Scenery at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

The Lac de Sainte-Croix is a popular leisure lake with beaches near the Gorges...

See Lac de Sainte-Croix guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon, France is a charming small resort on the west coast of the Lac...

See Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon guide


Seaside resort at 22 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

Bauduen is a pretty village with a beach on the shores of Lac de...

See Bauduen guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Var department

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the views are...

See Bargeme guide


at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Riez guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Annot guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

This pleasant town is interesting to visit during your stay near the Gorges du...

See Aups guide


at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Valensole guide

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Markets in and near Blieux

  • Castellane: market Saturday (12km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (31km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (36km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (37km)

More information about Blieux, Provence

Tourist attractions near Blieux, France

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

Grand sites of France

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) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (31km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Castillon (14km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (14km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (14km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (19km)
  • Lac de Quinson (33km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (36km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (38km)
  • Clue de Barles (41km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (43km)
  • Lac d'Allos (49km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (53km)

Geography and distances

Blieux is in the south-east of France at 27 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Blieux is 634 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blieux

Canton: Barrême

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Blieux

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 634 km

from Calais: 857 km

from Nice: 75 km

from Bordeaux: 562 km

from Strasbourg: 535 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 Blieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Senez.

This page in French: Visiter Blieux