Seyne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Seyne in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Visit Seyne: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of the medieval defences that once stood here, and a pretty village

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Seyne. For detailed visitor information see the Seyne travel guide.

Seyne is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 30 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Seyne is 587 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Serre-Poncon at 18 km and Barcelonnette at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Seyne, 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 Seyne 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 Seyne

Markets in and near Seyne

Market days in Seyne: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (22km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (25km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Digne-les-Bains: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Seyne, Provence

Tourist attractions near Seyne, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Dauphin place forte (Vauban fortifications) (41km)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Queyras (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Clue de Barles (15km)
  • Source - Verdon (16km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (18km)
  • Col d'Allos (20km)
  • Lac d'Allos (31km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (33km)
  • Col de la Bonette (36km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Seyne

Canton: Seyne

Arrondissement: Digne-les-Bains

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Seyne

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 587 km

from Calais: 807 km

from Nice: 103 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montclar and Selonnet.

This page in French: Visiter Seyne