Les Costes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Costes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Costes is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 21 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Les Costes is 536 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 10 km and Valgaudemar Valley at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Costes, 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 Les Costes 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 Les Costes

Markets in and near Les Costes

  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (8km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (29km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (29km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (34km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (35km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (38km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Les Costes, Provence

Tourist attractions near Les Costes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (19km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (41km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (36km)
  • La Meije (36km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (39km)
  • Mont Aiguille (39km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (42km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (6km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Costes

Canton: Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Les Costes

from Gap (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 536 km

from Calais: 757 km

from Nice: 152 km

from Bordeaux: 522 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

Les Costes 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 Les Costes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaufin, Benevent-et-Charbillac, Chauffayer, La Motte-en-Champsaur, Le Glaizil, Le Noyer, Les Infournas, Poligny, Saint-Eusebe-en-Champsaur, Saint-Firmin and Saint-Jacques-en-Valgodemard.

This page in French: Visiter Les Costes