Rougon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rougon: highlights and tourist information

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Rougon is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 35 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Rougon is 642 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges du Verdon at 4 km and Trigance at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rougon, 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 Rougon 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 Rougon

Markets in and near Rougon

  • Castellane: market Saturday (10km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (30km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (34km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Rougon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Rougon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (39km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (40km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (49km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (34km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (44km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Chaudanne (13km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (14km)
  • Lac de Castillon (14km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (18km)
  • Lac de Quinson (31km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (36km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (36km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rougon

Canton: Castellane

Arrondissement: Castellane

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rougon

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 642 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 70 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Palud-sur-Verdon and Trigance.

This page in French: Visiter Rougon