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Limans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Limans in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Forcalquier at 5 km from Limans

Visit Limans: highlights and tourist information

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Limans is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

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

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!

Forcalquier

Forcalquier

at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

Forcalquier is a pleasant Luberon town with several interesting historic monuments...

See Forcalquier guide
Mane

Mane

at 6 km (direction south-east)

The citadel above the village is the principal monument in the...

See Mane guide
Oppedette

Oppedette

at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can...

See Oppedette guide
Lurs

Lurs

at 13 km (direction east)

The village of Lurs is small but has a...

See Lurs guide
 
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Gorges d'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide
Simiane-la-Rotonde

Simiane-la-Rotonde

at 13 km (direction west)

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide
Manosque

Manosque

at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

Ensure that your trip to the bustling town of Manosque includes a...

See Manosque guide
Valensole

Valensole

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender...

See Valensole guide
Greoux-les-Bains

Greoux-les-Bains

at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

The small spa town of Gréoux-les-Bains is well situated to explore the...

See Greoux-les-Bains guide
Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

at 28 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists...

See Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt guide
Sault

Sault

at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vaucluse department

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

See Sault guide
Sisteron

Sisteron

at 29 km (direction north-east)

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

See Sisteron guide
Apt

Apt

at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Less touristy than many Provence towns, the highlight in...

See Apt guide
Montbrun-les-Bains

Montbrun-les-Bains

at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Drome department

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

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Map of places to visit near Limans

 
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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

What to do at Limans? 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

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)
  • Clue de Barles (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (58km)
 
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Geography and distances

Limans is in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Limans is 600 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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