Chorges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chorges: highlights and tourist information

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Chorges is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 16 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Chorges is 565 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Serre-Poncon at 7 km and Gap at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chorges, 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 Chorges 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 Chorges

Markets in and near Chorges

Market days in Chorges: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Chorges: market Sunday (0km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (16km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (22km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (32km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Chorges, Provence

Tourist attractions near Chorges, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (7km)
  • Source - Verdon (33km)
  • Clue de Barles (35km)
  • Col d'Allos (37km)
  • Col de la Bonette (48km)
  • Lac d'Allos (49km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (49km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chorges

Canton: Chorges

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chorges

from Gap (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 565 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 123 km

from Bordeaux: 543 km

from Strasbourg: 463 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montgardin and Prunieres.

This page in French: Visiter Chorges