Theus tourism and travel guide

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Visit Theus: highlights and tourist information

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Theus is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 13 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Theus is 568 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gap at 13 km and Lake Serre-Poncon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Theus, 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 Theus 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 Theus

Markets in and near Theus

  • Chorges: market Sunday (10km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Montclar: market Sunday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Seyne: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (25km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (25km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (30km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Theus, Provence

Tourist attractions near Theus, France

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

Heritage sites

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

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (15km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (14km)
  • Clue de Barles (28km)
  • Source - Verdon (33km)
  • Col d'Allos (38km)
  • Lac d'Allos (49km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (50km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Poligny (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Theus

Canton: Chorges

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Theus

from Gap (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 568 km

from Calais: 789 km

from Nice: 122 km

from Bordeaux: 536 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avancon, Breziers, Espinasses, Piegut, Remollon, Rochebrune, Rousset, Saint-Etienne-le-Laus and Valserres.

This page in French: Visiter Theus