Saint-Jurs tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jurs: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jurs is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 22 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jurs is 625 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moustiers at 6 km and Riez at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jurs, 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-Jurs 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 Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Map of places to visit near Saint-Jurs

Markets in and near Saint-Jurs

  • Moustiers: market Friday (6km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (18km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (26km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (26km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Saint-Jurs, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jurs, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (18km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (15km)
  • Lac de Quinson (26km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (26km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (27km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (27km)
  • Lac de Castillon (27km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (28km)
  • Clue de Barles (38km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (41km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (41km)
  • Col d'Allos (54km)
  • Lac d'Allos (55km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jurs

Canton: Moustiers-Sainte-Marie

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Jurs

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 625 km

from Calais: 849 km

from Nice: 89 km

from Bordeaux: 548 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

Saint-Jurs is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - by car from Calais the drive takes about 11 hours. For driving distances to Saint-Jurs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bras-d'Asse, Estoublon, Moustiers, Puimoisson and Saint-Jeannet.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jurs