Champcella tourism and travel guide

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Visit Champcella: highlights and tourist information

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Champcella is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 43 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Champcella is 561 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Dauphin at 7 km and L'Argentiere-la-Bessee at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Champcella, 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 Champcella 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 Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Champcella

Markets in and near Champcella

  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (8km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (9km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (15km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (19km)
  • Briancon: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Briancon: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Abries: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Champcella, Provence

Tourist attractions near Champcella, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (29km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (7km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (40km)
  • Domaine de Charance (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (29km)
  • La Meije (38km)
  • Cirque de Viso (39km)
  • Source - Verdon (45km)
  • Col de la Bonette (48km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Champcella

Canton: Argentière-la-Bessée

Arrondissement: Briançon

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Champcella

from Gap (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 561 km

from Calais: 776 km

from Nice: 126 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eygliers, Freissinieres, La Roche-de-Rame, Mont-Dauphin, Reotier and Saint-Crepin.

This page in French: Visiter Champcella