Roumoules tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roumoules in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Visit Roumoules: highlights and tourist information

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Roumoules is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 31 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Roumoules is 630 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riez at 3 km and Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roumoules, 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 Roumoules 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 Roumoules

Markets in and near Roumoules

  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (8km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (12km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (26km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (27km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Roumoules, Provence

Tourist attractions near Roumoules, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (26km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (12km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (32km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (8km)
  • Lac de Quinson (16km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (17km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (18km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (33km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (33km)
  • Lac de Castillon (33km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (33km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roumoules

Canton: Riez

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Roumoules

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 630 km

from Calais: 855 km

from Nice: 92 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montagnac-Montpezat, Puimoisson and Riez.

This page in French: Visiter Roumoules