Peipin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peipin: highlights and tourist information

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Peipin is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 23 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Peipin is 593 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 6 km and Lurs at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peipin, 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 Peipin 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 Peipin

Markets in and near Peipin

  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (7km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (12km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (22km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (25km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (34km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Peipin, Provence

Tourist attractions near Peipin, France

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

Grand sites of France

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) (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (27km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (27km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (33km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (26km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (43km)
  • Colorado Provencal (45km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (45km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (45km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peipin

Canton: Volonne

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Peipin

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 593 km

from Calais: 817 km

from Nice: 116 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubignosc, Bevons, Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban, Chateauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat, Salignac, Sourribes and Volonne.

This page in French: Visiter Peipin