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Serres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Serres in Hautes-Alpes

Photo is of Sisteron at 32 km from Serres

Visit Serres: highlights and tourist information

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Serres is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sisteron at 32 km and Gap at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Serres, 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 Serres in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Sisteron guide


at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Gap guide


at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 43 km (direction west), in the Drome department

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice...

See Aubres guide


at 44 km (direction west), in the Isere department

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

See Mens guide


at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is...

See Sault guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Drome department

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around...

See Nyons guide


Church at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 51 km (direction south-south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


at 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

As well as being a spa town, the medieval centre of...

See Digne-les-Bains guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 58 km (direction north-east)

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

See Valgaudemar Valley guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views...

See Le Barroux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 66 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque...

See Venasque guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 68 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte...

See Le Beaucet guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Serres


Markets in and near Serres

Market days in Serres: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Serres: market Saturday (0km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (15km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (27km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (29km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)

More information about Serres, Provence

Tourist attractions near Serres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (39km)
  • Clue de Barles (48km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (52km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (40km)

Geography and distances

Serres is in the south-east of France at 33 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Serres is 555 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Serres

Canton: Serres

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Serres

from Gap (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 555 km

from Calais: 780 km

from Nice: 148 km

from Bordeaux: 499 km

from Strasbourg: 488 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 Serres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chabestan, La Batie-Montsaleon, La Piarre, Le Bersac, Mereuil, Montclus, Montrond, Saint-Genis and Sigottier.

This page in French: Visiter Serres

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