Faucon-de-Barcelonnette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faucon-de-Barcelonnette: highlights and tourist information

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Faucon-de-Barcelonnette is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 48 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Faucon-de-Barcelonnette is 596 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barcelonnette at 2 km and Vallee de l'Ubaye at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faucon-de-Barcelonnette, 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 Faucon-de-Barcelonnette in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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


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Map of places to visit near Faucon-de-Barcelonnette

Markets in and near Faucon-de-Barcelonnette

  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (24km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (30km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (36km)

More information about Faucon-de-Barcelonnette, Provence

Tourist attractions near Faucon-de-Barcelonnette, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (31km)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col d'Allos (13km)
  • Col de la Bonette (13km)
  • Source - Verdon (13km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (16km)
  • Lac d'Allos (18km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (29km)
  • Clue de Barles (38km)
  • Cirque de Viso (43km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faucon-de-Barcelonnette

Canton: Barcelonnette

Arrondissement: Barcelonnette

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Faucon-de-Barcelonnette

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 596 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 90 km

from Bordeaux: 576 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

Faucon-de-Barcelonnette 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 Faucon-de-Barcelonnette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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

This page in French: Visiter Faucon-de-Barcelonnette