Rabou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rabou in Hautes-Alpes

Visit Rabou: highlights and tourist information

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Rabou is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 7 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Rabou is 550 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 7 km and Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rabou, 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 Rabou 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 Rabou

Markets in and near Rabou

  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (11km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (22km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (34km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Rabou, Provence

Tourist attractions near Rabou, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (4km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (29km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (43km)
  • Clue de Barles (44km)
  • Mont Aiguille (45km)
  • Source - Verdon (52km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (12km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rabou

Canton: Gap-Campagne

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rabou

from Gap (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 550 km

from Calais: 772 km

from Nice: 141 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gap, La Roche-Des-Arnauds and Manteyer.

This page in French: Visiter Rabou