Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur is 548 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 12 km and Valgaudemar Valley at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur, 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-Julien-en-Champsaur in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur

Markets in and near Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur

  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (5km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (17km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (28km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (30km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (55km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (11km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (24km)
  • La Meije (41km)
  • Source - Verdon (50km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (51km)
  • Col d'Allos (55km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (7km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur

Canton: Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur

from Gap (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 548 km

from Calais: 769 km

from Nice: 140 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 454 km

Getting here

Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur 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-Julien-en-Champsaur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancelle, Benevent-et-Charbillac, Buissard, Chabottes, Forest-Saint-Julien, La Fare-en-Champsaur, Laye, Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur, Saint-Laurent-du-Cros, Saint-Leger-les-Melezes and Saint-Michel-de-Chaillol.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Julien-en-Champsaur