Orpierre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Orpierre in Hautes-Alpes

Visit Orpierre: highlights and tourist information

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Orpierre is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 41 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Orpierre is 566 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 24 km and Montbrun-les-Bains at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orpierre, 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 Orpierre 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 Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Orpierre

Markets in and near Orpierre

  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (10km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (13km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (31km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (31km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (36km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (39km)

More information about Orpierre, Provence

Tourist attractions near Orpierre, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (42km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (41km)
  • Clue de Barles (46km)
  • Colorado Provencal (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orpierre

Canton: Orpierre

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Orpierre

from Gap (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 566 km

from Calais: 792 km

from Nice: 143 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 500 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chanousse, Etoile-Saint-Cyrice, Lagrand, Nossage-et-Benevent and Trescleoux.

This page in French: Visiter Orpierre