19 days in French Alps Itinerary

19 days in French Alps Itinerary

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Fly to Marseille, Drive to Castellane
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Castellane
— 3 nights
Drive
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Moustiers Sainte-Marie
— 4 nights
Drive
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Jausiers
— 3 nights
Drive
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Briancon
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sisteron
— 4 nights
Drive to Marseille Provence Airport, Fly to Brussels

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Castellane

— 3 nights
Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Castellane: Reserve Biologique des Monts d'Azur (in Thorenc) and Canyon du Riolan (in Sigale). There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, examine the collection at CitroMuseum, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Castellane trip planning tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Castellane is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In July, Castellane is somewhat warmer than Brussels - with highs of 37°C and lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Moustiers Sainte-Marie.

Things to do in Castellane

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Moustiers Sainte-Marie

— 4 nights
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, or simply Moustiers, is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France, a part of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region and considered one of the "most beautiful villages of France".It lies at the western entrance to the Gorges du Verdon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Moustiers Sainte-Marie: Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon), Eglise Saint-Andre de Mane (in Mane) and Chapelle St Pancrace (in Digne-les-Bains City). There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Les Gorges du Verdon, contemplate the waterfront views at Lac D'esparron, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, and examine the collection at Musee De Prehistoire Des Gorges Du Verdon.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Moustiers Sainte-Marie day trip tool.

Getting from Castellane to Moustiers Sainte-Marie by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Moustiers Sainte-Marie can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jausiers.

Things to do in Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Jausiers

— 3 nights
Jausiers is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jausiers: Lac de Serre-Poncon (in Savines-le-Lac), La Hetraie de Pontis (in Pontis) and Embrun (Eglise Notre-Dame-du-Real & Aquaparc embrun). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Col de la Bonette, hike along Lac des Sagnes, look for gifts at Praloup Sports, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lac d'Allos.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Jausiers trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Moustiers Sainte-Marie to Jausiers in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Moustiers Sainte-Marie in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Jausiers: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Briancon.

Things to do in Jausiers

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Adventure

Side Trips

Briancon

— 4 nights
Briançon a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Briancon: Eygliers (Sentier des Marmottes & River Rafting & Tubing), Esf (in Arvieux) and Col d'Izoard (in Cervieres). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Serre Chevalier Sensation, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Visite guidee de la Mine d'Argent du Fournel, make a trip to Fort des Gondrans, and laugh and play at Luge Monty Express.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Briancon tour builder website.

You can drive from Jausiers to Briancon in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sisteron.

Things to do in Briancon

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Sisteron

— 4 nights
Sisteron is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.Sisteron is situated on the banks of the River Durance just after the confluence of the rivers Buëch and Sasse. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sisteron: Muséoscope Lake (in Rousset), Sanctuaire Notre-Dame du Laus (in Saint-Etienne-le Laus) and Le Marche Paysan Philip Michel (in Jarjayes). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of La Citadelle de Sisteron, explore the fascinating underground world of Gorges de la Meouge, get outside with Gorges D'Oppedette, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Brasserie Ancelle.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Sisteron trip maker app.

You can drive from Briancon to Sisteron in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Sisteron are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sisteron

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips