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Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Sisteron at 12 km from Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

Visit Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: highlights and tourist information

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Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 12 km and Lurs at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban, 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 Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Sisteron guide


at 16 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lurs guide


at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Forcalquier guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mane guide


at 28 km (direction south)

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

See Valensole guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Riez guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See Moustiers guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Manosque guide


at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Oppedette guide


at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

The small spa town of Gréoux-les-Bains is well situated to explore the...

See Greoux-les-Bains guide
Gorges d'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban


Markets in and near Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

Market days in Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (0km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (7km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (24km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (28km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (29km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (31km)

Hotels near Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

More information about Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban, Provence

Tourist attractions near Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban, France

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

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) (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (26km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (26km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (25km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (38km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (39km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (40km)
  • Lac de Quinson (44km)
  • Colorado Provencal (46km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (46km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (46km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (48km)
  • Lac de Castillon (48km)
  • Source - Verdon (50km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (50km)

Geography and distances

Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban is in the south-east of France at 18 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban is 599 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

Canton: Volonne

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 599 km

from Calais: 824 km

from Nice: 110 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 517 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 Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubignosc, Chateauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat, Malijai, Montfort, Peipin and Volonne.

This page in French: Visiter Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban

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