Saint-Maime tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Maime: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Maime is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 41 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Saint-Maime is 611 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mane at 5 km and Forcalquier at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Maime, 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-Maime 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-Maime

Markets in and near Saint-Maime

  • Forcalquier: market Monday (6km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (8km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (17km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (20km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (25km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (27km)

More information about Saint-Maime, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Maime, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (42km)
  • Mont Ventoux (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (5km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (5km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (17km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (33km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (40km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Gréoux (20km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (21km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (21km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (23km)
  • Colorado Provencal (25km)
  • Lac de Quinson (30km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (35km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (40km)
  • Gorges du Verdon (44km)
  • Clue de Barles (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Maime

Canton: Forcalquier

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Maime

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 611 km

from Calais: 837 km

from Nice: 120 km

from Bordeaux: 517 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dauphin, Forcalquier, Mane, Niozelles, Pierrerue, Saint-Martin-les-Eaux, Villeneuve and Volx.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Maime