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Le Saix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Saix in Hautes-Alpes

Photo is of Gap at 22 km from Le Saix

Visit Le Saix: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 22 km and Sisteron at 33 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Saix, 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 Saix in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Gap guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east), 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 north-north-west), in the Isere department

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

See Mens guide


Church at 39 km (direction north-north-east), 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
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 45 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


at 45 km (direction 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
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 48 km (direction north-east)

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

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


at 54 km (direction 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 54 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is...

See Sault guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 65 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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Le Saix


Markets in and near Le Saix

  • Veynes: market Thursday (7km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (10km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (18km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (30km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (33km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (35km)

Hotels near Le Saix

More information about Le Saix, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Saix, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (21km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (30km)

Geography and distances

Le Saix is in the south-east of France at 22 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Le Saix is 554 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Saix

Canton: Veynes

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Saix

from Gap (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 554 km

from Calais: 778 km

from Nice: 144 km

from Bordeaux: 508 km

from Strasbourg: 480 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 Le Saix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspres-sur-Buech, Chabestan, Chateauneuf-d'Oze, La Batie-Montsaleon, Oze and Saint-Auban-d'Oze.

This page in French: Visiter Le Saix

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