Enchastrayes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Enchastrayes in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Barcelonnette at 4 km from Enchastrayes

Visit Enchastrayes: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Barcelonnette at 4 km and Vallee de l'Ubaye at 7 km.

Enchastrayes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction west-north-west)

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a good number of...

See Barcelonnette guide
Vallee de l'Ubaye

Vallee de l'Ubaye

Scenery at 7 km (direction north-east)

Starting near the Lac de Poncon, the Vallée de l'Ubaye is one...

See Vallee de l'Ubaye guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

In the mountain village of Colmars highlights include the Fort de Savoie...

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide


at 27 km (direction west)

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of...

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide
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at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time...

See Embrun guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in...

See Mont-Dauphin guide
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The National Park of Mercantour, in the Alps near the Italian border,...

See Mercantour National Park guide


at 45 km (direction south)

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

See Annot guide


at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the...

See Entrevaux guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide


at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide

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Map of places to visit near Enchastrayes


Markets in and near Enchastrayes

  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (27km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (33km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (39km)

More information about Enchastrayes, Provence

Tourist attractions near Enchastrayes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (34km)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (34km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Bonette (10km)
  • Col d'Allos (11km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (13km)
  • Source - Verdon (13km)
  • Lac d'Allos (15km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (32km)
  • Clue de Barles (38km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (41km)
  • Cirque de Viso (44km)

Geography and distances

Enchastrayes is in the south-east of France at 47 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Enchastrayes is 599 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Enchastrayes

Canton: Barcelonnette

Arrondissement: Barcelonnette

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Enchastrayes

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 599 km

from Calais: 816 km

from Nice: 87 km

from Bordeaux: 578 km

from Strasbourg: 476 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 Enchastrayes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barcelonnette, Faucon-de-Barcelonnette, Jausiers, Saint-Pons and Uvernet-Fours.

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