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Saint-Andre-D'Embrun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Andre-D'Embrun in Hautes-Alpes

Photo is of Embrun at 4 km from Saint-Andre-D'Embrun

Visit Saint-Andre-D'Embrun: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Andre-D'Embrun is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Embrun at 4 km and Mont-Dauphin at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Andre-D'Embrun, 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 Saint-Andre-D'Embrun in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same...

See Embrun guide


at 12 km (direction north-east)

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in...

See Mont-Dauphin guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a...

See Barcelonnette guide
Vallee de l'Ubaye

Vallee de l'Ubaye

Scenery at 24 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Starting near the Lac de Poncon, the Vallée de l'Ubaye...

See Vallee de l'Ubaye guide


at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts...

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

The town of Briancon is best known for its extensive...

See Briancon guide


at 36 km (direction west)

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 37 km (direction north-west)

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 40 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National...

See Ecrins National Park guide
Serre Chevalier

Serre Chevalier

Ski resort at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

Serre-Chevalier is an extensive alpine ski region, based around Briancon...

See Serre Chevalier guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Colmars highlights include the Fort de Savoie...

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east)

The picturesque mountain village of Nevache is well placed to...

See Nevache guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Saint-Andre-D'Embrun


Markets in and near Saint-Andre-D'Embrun

  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (5km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (12km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (21km)
  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (23km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (29km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Saint-Andre-D'Embrun, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Andre-D'Embrun, France

What to do at Saint-Andre-D'Embrun? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Andre-D'Embrun.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (16km)
  • Source - Verdon (29km)
  • Col d'Allos (32km)
  • Col de la Bonette (36km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (40km)
  • Lac d'Allos (42km)
  • Cirque de Viso (43km)
  • Clue de Barles (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (40km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Andre-D'Embrun is in the south-east of France at 36 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Saint-Andre-D'Embrun is 572 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Andre-D'Embrun

Canton: Embrun

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Andre-D'Embrun

from Gap (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 572 km

from Calais: 789 km

from Nice: 114 km

from Bordeaux: 562 km

from Strasbourg: 454 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Andre-D'Embrun from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baratier, Crevoux, Crots, Embrun and Saint-Sauveur.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Andre-D'Embrun

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