Rousset tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rousset: highlights and tourist information

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Rousset is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 16 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Rousset is 571 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Serre-Poncon at 11 km and Seyne-les-Alpes at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rousset, 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 Rousset 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 Rousset

Markets in and near Rousset

  • Chorges: market Sunday (10km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (27km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (34km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Rousset, Provence

Tourist attractions near Rousset, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (38km)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (11km)
  • Clue de Barles (26km)
  • Source - Verdon (30km)
  • Col d'Allos (34km)
  • Lac d'Allos (46km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (47km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rousset

Canton: Chorges

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rousset

from Gap (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 571 km

from Calais: 792 km

from Nice: 118 km

from Bordeaux: 540 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellaffaire, Breziers, Espinasses, Gigors, La Breole, Remollon, Rochebrune, Saint-Etienne-le-Laus and Theus.

This page in French: Visiter Rousset