Saint-Etienne-le-Laus tourism and travel guide

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Saint-Etienne-le-Laus is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Etienne-le-Laus in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 9 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 15 km.

Saint-Etienne-le-Laus, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-west)

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

See Gap guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 15 km (direction east)

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because of its...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide


at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Embrun guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 35 km (direction east)

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in the high...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


Church at 39 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important pilgrimage destination...

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at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The citadel is the main attraction in Sisteron, along with the dramatic rocky slope...

See Sisteron guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Mont-Dauphin guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a good number of substantial 'Mexican...

See Barcelonnette guide


at 45 km (direction north-east)

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th century, are...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide


at 46 km (direction south), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

As well as being a spa town, the medieval centre of Digne-les-Bains also merits...

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Vallee de l\'Ubaye

Vallee de l'Ubaye

Scenery at 46 km (direction east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

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at 48 km (direction north-west), in the Isere department

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring if you...

See Mens guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Isere department

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Etienne-le-Laus

  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (10km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (21km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (27km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Saint-Etienne-le-Laus, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Etienne-le-Laus, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (12km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (15km)
  • Clue de Barles (31km)
  • Source - Verdon (37km)
  • Col d'Allos (41km)
  • Lac d'Allos (53km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (23km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Etienne-le-Laus is in the south-east of France at 9 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Saint-Etienne-le-Laus is 564 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Etienne-le-Laus

Canton: Bâtie-Neuve

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Etienne-le-Laus

from Gap (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 564 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 126 km

from Bordeaux: 534 km

from Strasbourg: 470 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-Etienne-le-Laus from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avancon, Espinasses, Jarjayes, La Batie-Vieille, Piegut, Rambaud, Remollon, Rochebrune, Rousset, Theus and Valserres.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Etienne-le-Laus