Pierrerue tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pierrerue in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Visit Pierrerue: highlights and tourist information

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Pierrerue is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 36 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Pierrerue is 607 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Forcalquier at 4 km and Lurs at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pierrerue, 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 Pierrerue 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 Pierrerue

Markets in and near Pierrerue

  • Forcalquier: market Monday (5km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (14km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (14km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (18km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (20km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Pierrerue, Provence

Tourist attractions near Pierrerue, France

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

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) (8km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (6km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (6km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (18km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (39km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (45km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Gréoux (24km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (27km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (27km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (27km)
  • Colorado Provencal (28km)
  • Lac de Quinson (33km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (35km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (41km)
  • Clue de Barles (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierrerue

Canton: Forcalquier

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pierrerue

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 607 km

from Calais: 833 km

from Nice: 119 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fontienne, Forcalquier, La Brillanne, Lurs, Mane, Niozelles, Saint-Maime and Sigonce.

This page in French: Visiter Pierrerue