Villar-Loubiere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villar-Loubiere in Hautes-Alpes

Photo is of Valgaudemar Valley at 4 km from Villar-Loubiere

Visit Villar-Loubiere: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Villar-Loubiere in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valgaudemar Valley at 4 km and Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 15 km.

Villar-Loubiere, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 4 km (direction east)

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

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


Church at 15 km (direction west), in the Isere department

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

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park in the...

See Ecrins National Park guide


Ski resort at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and most popular Alpine ski resorts...

See Deux-Alpes guide


Ski resort at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for the Tour...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-east)

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave is also...

See La Grave guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Gap guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Isere department

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

See Mens guide


at 33 km (direction east)

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th century, are...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because of its...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


Ski resort at 40 km (direction east)

The town of Briancon is best known for its extensive Vauban fortifications, and also...

See Briancon guide


at 40 km (direction south-east)

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time as the...

See Embrun guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Isere department

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau de Vizille and its associated...

See Vizille guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in Europe, is...

See Mont-Dauphin guide

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Map of places to visit near Villar-Loubiere


Markets in and near Villar-Loubiere

  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (17km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (27km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (27km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (28km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (32km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (33km)
  • L'Argentiere-la-Bessee: market Friday (33km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Villar-Loubiere, Provence

Tourist attractions near Villar-Loubiere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Place Forte de Mont-Dauphin (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (29km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (29km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (40km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • La Meije (24km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (36km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (37km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (38km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (45km)
  • Mont Jalla (54km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Villar-Loubiere is in the south-east of France at 30 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Villar-Loubiere is 533 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villar-Loubiere

Canton: Saint-Firmin

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Villar-Loubiere

from Gap (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 533 km

from Calais: 752 km

from Nice: 154 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 435 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 Villar-Loubiere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar and Saint-Maurice-en-Valgodemard.

This page in French: Visiter Villar-Loubiere