Saint-Apollinaire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Apollinaire: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Apollinaire is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 22 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Saint-Apollinaire is 567 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Serre-Poncon at 4 km and Embrun at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Apollinaire, 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-Apollinaire 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 Saint-Apollinaire

Markets in and near Saint-Apollinaire

  • Chorges: market Sunday (7km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (10km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (26km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (27km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (29km)

More information about Saint-Apollinaire, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Apollinaire, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (25km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (4km)
  • Source - Verdon (30km)
  • Col d'Allos (34km)
  • Clue de Barles (37km)
  • Col de la Bonette (43km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (45km)
  • Lac d'Allos (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Apollinaire

Canton: Savines-le-Lac

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Apollinaire

from Gap (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 567 km

from Calais: 786 km

from Nice: 119 km

from Bordeaux: 549 km

from Strasbourg: 460 km

Getting here

Saint-Apollinaire 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 Saint-Apollinaire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Pontis, Prunieres, Puy-Saint-Eusebe, Puy-Sanieres, Reallon and Savines-le-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Apollinaire