Esparron-de-Verdon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Esparron-de-Verdon: highlights and tourist information

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Esparron-de-Verdon is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 45 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Esparron-de-Verdon is 633 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Greoux-les-Bains at 8 km and Valensole at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Esparron-de-Verdon, 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 Esparron-de-Verdon 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 Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Map of places to visit near Esparron-de-Verdon

Markets in and near Esparron-de-Verdon

  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (8km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (11km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (18km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (23km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (29km)
  • Jouques: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Esparron-de-Verdon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Esparron-de-Verdon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (29km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (11km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (38km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (43km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (44km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Esparron (1km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (4km)
  • Lac de Quinson (7km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (17km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (18km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (18km)
  • Colorado Provencal (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Esparron-de-Verdon

Canton: Riez

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Esparron-de-Verdon

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 633 km

from Calais: 859 km

from Nice: 104 km

from Bordeaux: 535 km

from Strasbourg: 556 km

Getting here

Esparron-de-Verdon is in the south-east of France. 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 Esparron-de-Verdon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allemagne-en-Provence, Quinson, Saint-Julien and Saint-Martin-de-Bromes.

This page in French: Visiter Esparron-de-Verdon