Puy-Sanieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puy-Sanieres: highlights and tourist information

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Puy-Sanieres is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 28 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Puy-Sanieres is 570 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Embrun at 5 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puy-Sanieres, 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 Puy-Sanieres 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 Puy-Sanieres

Markets in and near Puy-Sanieres

  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (4km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (12km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (21km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (28km)

More information about Puy-Sanieres, Provence

Tourist attractions near Puy-Sanieres, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (8km)
  • Source - Verdon (28km)
  • Col d'Allos (32km)
  • Clue de Barles (39km)
  • Col de la Bonette (39km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (42km)
  • Lac d'Allos (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puy-Sanieres

Canton: Savines-le-Lac

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Puy-Sanieres

from Gap (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 570 km

from Calais: 788 km

from Nice: 116 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

Puy-Sanieres 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 Puy-Sanieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baratier, Crots, Embrun, Puy-Saint-Eusebe, Reallon, Saint-Apollinaire and Savines-le-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Puy-Sanieres