Greoux-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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Visit Greoux-les-Bains: highlights and tourist information

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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

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.

Greoux-les-Bains is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, 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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valensole at 13 km and Riez at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Greoux-les-Bains, 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 Greoux-les-Bains 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 Greoux-les-Bains

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)

More information about Greoux-les-Bains, Provence

Tourist attractions near Greoux-les-Bains, France

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 château de Sauvan (22km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Greoux-les-Bains 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 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