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The heritage in the Alpes the Haute Provence

Discover the heritage of the region of the Haute Provence

The village of Volonne has lovely little streets that are steeped in history. Here you can discover the old Saint-Martin church (11th century Romanesque) and the 17th century Bastide castle. This small, medieval and picturesque village knows how to seduce with its architecture and history.

During your holidays, discover the Provencal villages and towns in the area, such as the town of Sisteron with its rich heritage and museums. You will certainly appreciate the citadel, the old town and the remains that make this beautiful city special. Sisteron is also called the pearl of Haute Provence.

The Notre-Dame Priory of Ganagobie is an abbey 20 km south of the campsite. It is located on a plateau with a beautiful view over the valley of the Durance. The priory is known for its remarkable floor with medieval mosaic.

At the heart of L’UNESCO Géoparc de Haute Provence, the thermal town of Digne les Bains, at the foot of the mountains, offers several cultural treasures that you can discover at the Alexandra David-Néel museum, the Musée Promenade of UNESCO Géoparc de Haute Provence with its butterfly garden, the mountainside with ammonites and the renowned Lavender Festival.

 

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