Crots tourism and travel guide

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Visit Crots: highlights and tourist information

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Crots is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 31 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Crots is 574 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Embrun at 4 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crots, 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 Crots 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 Crots

Markets in and near Crots

  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (3km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (3km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (15km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (20km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (30km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Crots, Provence

Tourist attractions near Crots, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (10km)
  • Source - Verdon (24km)
  • Col d'Allos (28km)
  • Col de la Bonette (35km)
  • Clue de Barles (37km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (37km)
  • Lac d'Allos (38km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Crots

Canton: Embrun

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Crots

from Gap (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 574 km

from Calais: 792 km

from Nice: 112 km

from Bordeaux: 558 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baratier, Embrun, Puy-Saint-Eusebe, Puy-Sanieres, Saint-Andre-D'Embrun, Saint-Sauveur and Savines-le-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Crots