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Le Castellet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Castellet: highlights and tourist information

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Le Castellet is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 27 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Le Castellet is 613 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lurs at 8 km and Valensole at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Castellet, 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 Le Castellet 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 Le Castellet

Markets in and near Le Castellet

  • Oraison: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (10km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (11km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (17km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (17km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (20km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (22km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Le Castellet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Castellet, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (11km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (47km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Gréoux (21km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (23km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (25km)
  • Lac de Quinson (27km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (31km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (31km)
  • Colorado Provencal (40km)
  • Clue de Barles (40km)
  • Lac de Castillon (45km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Castellet

Canton: Mées

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Castellet

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 613 km

from Calais: 839 km

from Nice: 107 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

Le Castellet 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 Le Castellet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brunet, Entrevennes, Oraison and Puimichel.

This page in French: Visiter Le Castellet

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