Greoux-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The small spa town of Gréoux-les-Bains is well situated to explore the Lac d'Esparron and the lavender fields of the region

Greoux-les-Bains 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 Greoux-les-Bains. For detailed visitor information see the Greoux-les-Bains 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 Greoux-les-Bains in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valensole at 13 km and Riez at 19 km.

Greoux-les-Bains, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Manosque

Manosque

at 11 km (direction north-west)

Ensure that your trip to the bustling town of Manosque includes a stroll up...

See Manosque guide
Valensole

Valensole

at 13 km (direction north-east)

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender industry is also seen in...

See Valensole guide
Riez

Riez

at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

Your trip to the village of Riez should include the baptistery, 5th century and...

See Riez guide
Mane

Mane

at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

The citadel above the village is the principal monument in the small Provencal village...

See Mane guide
 
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Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon

Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon

at 22 km (direction east)

Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon, France is a charming small resort on the west coast of the Lac...

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Lurs

Lurs

at 24 km (direction east)

The village of Lurs is small but has a great deal of character...

See Lurs guide
Forcalquier

Forcalquier

at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Forcalquier is a pleasant Luberon town with several interesting historic monuments...

See Forcalquier guide
Bauduen

Bauduen

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction east), in the Var department

Bauduen is a pretty village with a beach on the shores of Lac de...

See Bauduen guide
Barjols

Barjols

at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Var department

The most striking characteristic of Barjols is the large number of washhouses, fountains and...

See Barjols guide
Lac de Sainte-Croix

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Scenery at 25 km (direction east)

The Lac de Sainte-Croix is a popular leisure lake with beaches near the Gorges...

See Lac de Sainte-Croix guide
Moustiers

Moustiers

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

The setting of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie below steep cliffs and the lively historic centre make Moustiers-Sainte-Marie...

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Aiguines

Aiguines

at 29 km (direction east), in the Var department

Aiguines is a small traditional Provencal village between the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the...

See Aiguines guide
Oppedette

Oppedette

at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can visit the Gorges...

See Oppedette guide
Gorges d\'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible by several hiking trails...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide

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Markets in and near Greoux-les-Bains

Market days in Greoux-les-Bains: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (0km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (11km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (12km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (24km)
  • Jouques: market Sunday (24km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (27km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Greoux-les-Bains, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (27km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (13km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (31km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (35km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (47km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Gréoux (4km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (8km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (11km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (11km)
  • Lac de Quinson (15km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (25km)
  • Colorado Provencal (37km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (54km)
 
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Geography and distances

Greoux-les-Bains is in the south-east of France at 47 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Greoux-les-Bains is 628 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Greoux-les-Bains

Canton: Valensole

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Greoux-les-Bains

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

from Paris: 628 km

from Calais: 855 km

from Nice: 112 km

from Bordeaux: 527 km

from Strasbourg: 556 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 Greoux-les-Bains from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Martin-de-Bromes and Vinon-sur-Verdon.

This page in French: Visiter Greoux-les-Bains