Auzet

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TownAuzet
Insee code04017
Postcode04140
Latitude44.2949410
Longitude6.3162050
AltitudeFrom 1068 to 2028 meters
Surface34.53 km²
Population87 inhabitants
Density2 inhabitants/km²

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Chief townDigne-les-Bains (at 30 km, 31 min)Barles at 6.8 km (10 min)
DepartmentAlpes-de-Haute-ProvenceVerdaches at 7.2 km (11 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

At the heart of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, at the turn of Digne - north of Natural Geological Reserve of Haute Provence - and valleys of the White and Ubaye Auzet is one of eight municipalities in the canton to Seyne les Alpes.

From an altitude of 1068-2028 meters, it is entirely located in mountain areas, away from the main road of Digne Barcelonnette. Access to the village is relatively easy especially bad in winter.

The municipality covers an area of ​​3500 hectares mainly occupying the watershed Torrent de la Grave, a tributary of Bes.

Surrounded by forests and meadows bordered by hedges, the eight hamlets of the village, located an average altitude of 1200 meters, occupy different ridges of both sides of the banks of the Grave.

Activities once: agricultural activities, timber, hunting.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Cultural activities: Route VIAPAC (contemporary art) with several works by artists, art shelters.
  • Sports:
  • Walks.
  • Hiking ATV.
  • Snowshoeing.
  • Cross-country skiing.
  • Archery.
  • Orienteering.
Detailed information
Leisure centresAnimal Park of the Ferme Béridon,   Arboretum of the Cubertin
MonumentsChurch of Auzet
Natural sitesPass of the Fanget,   Waterfall of the Saut de la Pie

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Farivernale : tourist and sports ride to browse 250 km of roads small white part of the departments of the Basses and Hautes Alpes ( 04-05 ). It is organized in January. Departure : Auzet - To: Auzet - Visitor Centre : CMR Fountain Bear.
  • Feast of Auzet in August.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Ski Valley White (Chabanon, Grand Puy Montclar).
  • Citadel in Seyne les Alpes.
  • Museum of the Geological Reserve in Digne-les-Bains.
  • Serre-Ponçon.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Rafting on the Ubaye and in the Southern AlpsSports sensationsFrom 40 € to 65 €Méolans-Revel (17.2 km)
Rafting and river sports on the UbayeSports sensationsFrom 30 € to 35 €Le Lauzet-Ubaye (17.6 km)
Rafting in Ubay in the AlpsSports sensations38 €Le Lauzet-Ubaye (17.6 km)
Waterskiing on Serre-Ponçon LakeSports sensations25 €Crots (28 km)
Guided tour of an agro-ecological farmCulture and educationFrom 6 € to 8 €Entrepierres (28 km)

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PHOTOS

Pie 's Leap WaterfallPie 's Leap Waterfall
 
Auzet churchAuzet church
Arboretum Cubertin and stack of various rocksArboretum Cubertin and stack of various rocks
 
Bisons Béridon the farmBisons Béridon the farm

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WEATHER

Monday 22 December
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Min. -12°C - Max. 6°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -12°C - Max. 10°C
Wednesday 24 December
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Min. -12°C - Max. 6°C

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsLe val de seb    
9
Auzet
Come discover 1200 m a mansion of the xvii century converted into cottages where Valerian and Sebastian welcome you. Ideal place to practice outdoor activities in all seasons in the...
Located in Auzet55 € the double room 
Castle with 3 bedroomsGites au chateau    
9.5
La Robine-sur-Galabre
Restored with charm in one of two pigeon which marks the entrance to the courtyard of the castle. This little unusual and cozy cottage is reserved for couples of lovebirds. You will...
Located 15.8 km from AuzetFrom 50 € to 90 € the double room 
House with 6 bedroomsGite des monges  
Authon
On the Road of Time, GR6 and apwg, the heart of the Massif des Monges. Gîte and Bed and Breakfast, with a capacity of 29 people. In the small village of Authon, Fabienne Richard and...
Located 16.3 km from Auzet50 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 5 personsLe Coin d' orane  
8.8
Auzet
Mountain chalet located in the departure of many walks, with magnificent views.
Located in AuzetFrom 500 € to 600 € per week 
Ground floor for 5 personsAgréable chalet dominant le village
Seyne
Apartment well furnished, with balcony, large terrace. 200 m center of the village you will find all amenities: banks, doctors surgery, post office, shops, etc...
Located 7.5 km from AuzetFrom 260 € to 300 € per week 
House for 12 personsGîte des Silves  
8
Seyne
The « Gîte des Silves » is a large and charming stone house located on the boarder of a mountain hamlet at a height of 1400 m, on the GR6 track through Haute Provence. The house is...
Located 8.3 km from AuzetFrom 1200 € to 1800 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
100 places over 5 haCamping de la blanche    
9.8
Seyne
At a height of 1200 m, at the heart of the Valley of the Blanche, Provençal Switzerland, the Campsite(Camping) of the Blanche is opened all year long to offer you the Real Nature. 100...
Located 6.1 km from Auzet16.60 € per day 
100 places over 4 haCamping Les Prairies    
10
Seyne
Welcome at 20 minutes from the lake of Serre Poncon to 'Les Prairies', the campsite is situated near the pretty village of Seyne les Alpes in the 'Alpes de Haute Provence', its riverbank...
Located 6.4 km from AuzetFrom 13.80 € to 20.50 € per day 
50 places over 5 haCamping la pierre de l'aigle    
9
La Bréole
Welcome to our little piece of paradise in the heart of a quiet unspoilt! A nest of happiness at 1000 meters altitude, somewhere between the lake and mountains, the village of La Bréole......
Located 16.5 km from AuzetFrom 16 € to 21 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel - Restaurant Le Blanchon - Hotel in AuzetHotel - Restaurant Le Blanchon     
7.7
Selonnet
Hotel - Restaurant Le Blanchon is located in Chabanon, 6 km from Selonnet and at the bottom of the ski slopes. The property is a 3-minute walk from the ski lifts and offers views on...
Located 5.9 km from AuzetRoom from 64 €
Le Vieux Tilleul - Hotel in AuzetLe Vieux Tilleul     
7.3
Seyne
This hotel is located in Seyne les Alpes in the heart of the Alpes de Haute Provence, close to the Serre Poncon lake. Le Vieux Tilleul is also close to the Gorges du Verdon and the...
Located 6.7 km from AuzetRoom from 69 €
La Chaumière - Hotel in AuzetLa Chaumière    
6.7
Seyne
La Chaumière is located in the centre of Seyne, 3 km from Grand Puy ski resort, and offers rooms with free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen TV. The hotel features a bar and restaurant...
Located 7 km from AuzetRoom from 65 €

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Château des Magnans
Chateau des Magnans contains 3 buildings and a castle, located in Jausiers in La Vallée de l'Ubaye. It offers an indoor pool, sauna, hammam and a furnished...
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Le Colombier
Located 500 metres from Moustiers Sainte Marie village centre, Le Colombier is just 5 km from the Sainte-Croix Lake. This...
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