La Freissinouse tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Gap at 6 km from La Freissinouse

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La Freissinouse is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Freissinouse in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 6 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 27 km.

La Freissinouse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 27 km (direction east)

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


Church at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of...

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide
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Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Isere department

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring...

See Mens guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The citadel is the main attraction in Sisteron, along with the dramatic...

See Sisteron guide


at 39 km (direction east)

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time...

See Embrun guide


at 51 km (direction east-north-east)

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in...

See Mont-Dauphin guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 51 km (direction north-east), in the Isere department

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park...

See Ecrins National Park guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide


at 52 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

As well as being a spa town, the medieval centre of Digne-les-Bains...

See Digne-les-Bains guide


at 60 km (direction west-south-west), in the Drome department

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful village in...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 63 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Colmars highlights include the Fort de Savoie...

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide

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Markets in and near La Freissinouse

  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (17km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (21km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (29km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)

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Tourist attractions near La Freissinouse, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (6km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (27km)
  • Clue de Barles (39km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (46km)
  • Source - Verdon (49km)
  • Mont Aiguille (50km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (18km)

Geography and distances

La Freissinouse is in the south-east of France at 6 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: La Freissinouse is 555 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Freissinouse

Canton: Gap-Campagne

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to La Freissinouse

from Gap (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 555 km

from Calais: 778 km

from Nice: 137 km

from Bordeaux: 522 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateauvieux, Gap, La Roche-Des-Arnauds, Manteyer, Neffes and Pelleautier.

This page in French: Visiter La Freissinouse


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