Jausiers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Jausiers in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Visit Jausiers: highlights and tourist information

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Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Jausiers. For detailed visitor information see the Jausiers travel guide.

Jausiers is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 53 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Jausiers is 596 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barcelonnette at 7 km and Embrun at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jausiers, 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 Jausiers 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 Jausiers

Markets in and near Jausiers

  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (25km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (28km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (39km)

More information about Jausiers, Provence

Tourist attractions near Jausiers, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (29km)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Bonette (12km)
  • Col d'Allos (17km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (18km)
  • Source - Verdon (18km)
  • Lac d'Allos (21km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (32km)
  • Cirque de Viso (38km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (41km)
  • Clue de Barles (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jausiers

Canton: Barcelonnette

Arrondissement: Barcelonnette

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Jausiers

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 596 km

from Calais: 812 km

from Nice: 90 km

from Bordeaux: 580 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Enchastrayes, Faucon-de-Barcelonnette and La Condamine-Chatelard.

This page in French: Visiter Jausiers