Limans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Limans: highlights and tourist information

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Limans is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Limans is 600 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Forcalquier at 5 km and Mane at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Limans, 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 Limans 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 Limans

Markets in and near Limans

  • Forcalquier: market Monday (5km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (18km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (20km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (25km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (26km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Limans, Provence

Tourist attractions near Limans, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (42km)

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) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (6km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (6km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (26km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (37km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Colorado Provencal (21km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (30km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (30km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (30km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (33km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (34km)
  • Lac de Quinson (41km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (44km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (49km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (49km)
  • Clue de Barles (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Limans

Canton: Forcalquier

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Limans

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 600 km

from Calais: 827 km

from Nice: 127 km

from Bordeaux: 510 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubenas-les-Alpes, Fontienne, Forcalquier, Mane, Ongles and Revest-Des-Brousses.

This page in French: Visiter Limans