La Fare-en-Champsaur tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Fare-en-Champsaur: highlights and tourist information

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La Fare-en-Champsaur is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: La Fare-en-Champsaur is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 12 km and Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Fare-en-Champsaur, 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 La Fare-en-Champsaur 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 La Fare-en-Champsaur

Markets in and near La Fare-en-Champsaur

  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (2km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (22km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (24km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (36km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (39km)

More information about La Fare-en-Champsaur, Provence

Tourist attractions near La Fare-en-Champsaur, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Fare-en-Champsaur.

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (10km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (28km)
  • La Meije (42km)
  • Mont Aiguille (45km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (45km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (48km)
  • Source - Verdon (55km)
  • Col d'Allos (59km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (3km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Fare-en-Champsaur

Canton: Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to La Fare-en-Champsaur

from Gap (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 765 km

from Nice: 144 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 454 km

Getting here

La Fare-en-Champsaur 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 La Fare-en-Champsaur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benevent-et-Charbillac, Forest-Saint-Julien, Laye, Le Noyer, Les Infournas, Poligny, Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur, Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur and Saint-Laurent-du-Cros.

This page in French: Visiter La Fare-en-Champsaur