Freissinieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Freissinieres: highlights and tourist information

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Freissinieres is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Freissinieres is 556 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include L'Argentiere-la-Bessee at 5 km and Mont-Dauphin at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Freissinieres, 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 Freissinieres 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 Freissinieres

Markets in and near Freissinieres

  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (5km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (11km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (14km)
  • Briancon: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Briancon: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (22km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (31km)
  • Abries: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Freissinieres, Provence

Tourist attractions near Freissinieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (26km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (36km)
  • Domaine de Charance (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (30km)
  • La Meije (33km)
  • Cirque de Viso (42km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Freissinieres

Canton: Argentière-la-Bessée

Arrondissement: Briançon

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Freissinieres

from Gap (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 556 km

from Calais: 772 km

from Nice: 131 km

from Bordeaux: 561 km

from Strasbourg: 436 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champcella, L'Argentiere-la-Bessee, La Roche-de-Rame and Saint-Crepin.

This page in French: Visiter Freissinieres