7 days in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence Itinerary

7 days in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence Itinerary

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Fly to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Drive to Castellane
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Castellane
— 2 nights
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Manosque
— 3 nights
Drive to Marseille Provence Airport, Fly to Tampa

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Castellane

— 2 nights
Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Castellane: Lac d'Allos (in Allos), Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon) and Cascade de la Lance (in Colmars). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, snap pictures at Pont du Roc, and take in breathtaking views at Les Gorges du Verdon.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Castellane online trip builder.

Tampa, USA to Castellane is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tampa in September; daily highs in Castellane reach 82°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Manosque.

Things to do in Castellane

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Manosque

— 3 nights
Manosque is the largest town and commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): stroll around Parc Morelon, then don't miss a visit to Centre Ville, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame de Beauvoir, and finally relax in the rural setting at Lavande Angelvin. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Plateau de Valensole, then steep yourself in history at La Citadelle de Sisteron, and then contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Forcalquier.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Manosque online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Castellane to Manosque in 2 hours. September in Manosque sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Manosque

Historic Sites · Spas · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Alpes-de-Haute-Provence travel guide

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Landmarks · River Rafting & Tubing · Canyons