Puimichel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puimichel: highlights and tourist information

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Puimichel is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 22 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Puimichel is 611 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lurs at 10 km and Valensole at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puimichel, 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 Puimichel 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 Puimichel

Markets in and near Puimichel

  • Les Mees: market Friday (7km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (13km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (15km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (20km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (22km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Puimichel, Provence

Tourist attractions near Puimichel, France

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

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) (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (15km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (20km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Gréoux (26km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (27km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (27km)
  • Lac de Quinson (31km)
  • Clue de Barles (35km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (36km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (36km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (43km)
  • Lac de Castillon (43km)
  • Colorado Provencal (43km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (44km)
  • Source - Verdon (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puimichel

Canton: Mées

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Puimichel

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 611 km

from Calais: 836 km

from Nice: 105 km

from Bordeaux: 532 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Entrevennes and Le Castellet.

This page in French: Visiter Puimichel