Entrevaux tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the village are among the highlights in Entrevaux

Entrevaux is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Entrevaux. For detailed visitor information see the Entrevaux travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Entrevaux in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Castellane at 26 km and Gourdon at 29 km.

Entrevaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Annot guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The small town of Castellane has a pleasant historic centre and is dominated by...

See Castellane guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Gourdon is practically the archetypal Provencal village, unmissable by you and by the many...

See Gourdon guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the views across the...

See Mons guide


at 30 km (direction north-west)

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

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the views are...

See Bargeme guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

An attractive village with ruins of a castle and fortified walls, and surrounded by...

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

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

See Mercantour National Park guide


at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

It is the medieval centre and the lovely views that will attract you to...

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide


at 33 km (direction south), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide
Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

These gorges in northern Provence are one of the most impressive scenic highlights in...

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Grasse, the perfume capital of France, also has a very extensive old town with...

See Grasse guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very far-reaching views...

See Opio guide


at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you can take a stroll to...

See Vence guide

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

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Markets in and near Entrevaux

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (7km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (28km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (34km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (34km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Entrevaux, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (45km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (25km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (27km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (33km)
  • Jardin botanique (46km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (48km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Castillon (23km)
  • Lac de Castillon (23km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (24km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (32km)
  • Lac d'Allos (33km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (34km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (35km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (39km)
  • Col de la Bonette (42km)
  • Col d'Allos (42km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (43km)
  • Source - Verdon (46km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (48km)
  • Clue de Barles (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (45km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (50km)

Geography and distances

Entrevaux is in the south-east of France at 49 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Entrevaux is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Entrevaux

Canton: Entrevaux

Arrondissement: Castellane

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Entrevaux

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 863 km

from Nice: 46 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 520 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 Entrevaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castellet-les-Sausses, La Croix-sur-Roudoule, Saint-Leger and Val-de-Chalvagne.

This page in French: Visiter Entrevaux