Saleon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saleon: highlights and tourist information

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Saleon is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 34 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Saleon is 566 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 21 km and Montbrun-les-Bains at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saleon, 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 Saleon 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 Saleon

Markets in and near Saleon

  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (5km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (11km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban: market Sunday (34km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (35km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (35km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Les Mees: market Friday (38km)

More information about Saleon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saleon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (44km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (40km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saleon

Canton: Orpierre

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saleon

from Gap (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 566 km

from Calais: 791 km

from Nice: 139 km

from Bordeaux: 506 km

from Strasbourg: 496 km

Getting here

Saleon 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 Saleon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eyguians, Lagrand, Laragne-Monteglin, Lazer, Mereuil, Montrond, Nossage-et-Benevent, Saint-Genis and Trescleoux.

This page in French: Visiter Saleon