Fort of the Têtes

Monument in Briançon

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The Fort of the Têtes is a monument in the commune of Briançon in the Hautes-Alpes in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. It is a great attraction for holidaymakers staying in the region. Here you can find useful information about this place as well as information on local tourist services.

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TRAVEL & HOLIDAYS

OTHER MONUMENTS IN THE AREA

Fort of the Randouillet
in Briançon (20 m)
Bridge of Asfeld
in Briançon (440 m)
Chapel of the Pénitents Noirs
in Briançon (590 m)
Church of the Cordeliers
in Briançon (590 m)
Convent of the Récollets
in Briançon (650 m)
Law Court of Briançon
in Briançon (690 m)
Fountain of the Soupirs
in Briançon (690 m)
House of the Têtes
in Briançon (740 m)
House of the Temple
in Briançon (750 m)
Church Notre-Dame-et-Saint-Nicolas
in Briançon (800 m)

TOURISM

The highest town in France!
Serre Chevalier, Montgenèvre and Orcières-Merlette ski resorts are very popular with skiing and snowboarding fans
The biggest winter sports resort in the South Alps
A legendary pass in the Tour de France cycling race
An unspoiled area dotted with pretty villages and hamlets
One of the oldest ski resorts in France
This park is home to both unspoiled nature and a beautiful, centuries-old built heritage
This hilltop fortress overhangs a narrow Guil gorge
A charming mountain village
The Fournel gorges were the location of a large mine in the past
Briançon travel guide and tourist information

WEATHER

Saturday 19 April
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Min. -5°C - Max. 4°C
Sunday 20 April
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Min. 0°C - Max. 4°C
Monday 21 April
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Min. 3°C - Max. 7°C

LEISURE ACTIVITIES

 
Canoe-kayak on the rivers of Hautes-AlpesCanoe-kayak on the rivers of Hautes-Alpes  
9
Saint-Crépin
I propose kayak courses discovery, initiation and development in small groups (5 pers. Max.) Of one or more days on all the rivers of the High Alps, but also abroad.
Located 21 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 32 € to 115 €  
Winter getaway in Hautes-AlpesWinter getaway in Hautes-Alpes
Eygliers
You want to get away on a weekend, in open air, and in the mountains! Formula snowshoe that we propose aims original and adapted to this need for freedom that be family, friends or...
Located 25 km from the Fort of the Têtes248 €  
Rafting - Inflatable canoeRafting - Inflatable canoe
Réotier
If you want to make an excursion for some hours or even a trip for several days, beginner or advanced, alone or in a group, we would be glad to share our love of nature and to help...
Located 25 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 34 € to 64 €  

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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge de Catherine  
8.8
Puy-Saint-Pierre
Located in the Southern Alps, the Auberge de Catherine open from Wednesday to Sunday noon evening in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Not only restaurant, but room and bar, where you...
Located 2.5 km from the Fort of the Têtes26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantO Chal'heureux  
9.7
Saint-Martin-de-Queyrières
PASSION FOR EASE - The O Chal'heureux is entirely devoted to conviviality, sharing. Its owners have passion for hospitality, which in this cottage with mountain his best materialization....
Located 7.9 km from the Fort of the Têtes14 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantHôtel Restaurant Le Relais du Pelvoux  
9
Pelvoux
Welcome to the Relais du Pelvoux! The establishment opens its doors in the Hautes-Alpes, in the village of Pelvoux few kilometers from L'Argentière-la-Bessée. Discover a charming building...
Located 13.2 km from the Fort of the Têtes19 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsLe Bacha    
9.7
Puy-Saint-André
The Bacha is an old house located on the hillside of the valley of the Durance. Pierrefeu occupies a central position at the junction of five valleys of Briançon and this allows our...
Located 4.7 km from the Fort of the Têtes70 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsBrin de paille    
9.5
Saint-Martin-de-Queyrières
Ecogîtes located at the foot of the Parc des Ecrins, the straw house will bring calm and tranquility in a unique setting. Positioned at the crossroads of several valleys (Clarée, Serre-Chevalier,...
Located 7.1 km from the Fort of the Têtes57 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Castle for 4 personsGrand studio Briançon/Serre-Chevalier   SPECIAL OFFER
Briançon
The 3rd floor of a residence (with lift) this apartment, very quiet, consisting of: a living room with a sofa bed 'sofa' (135 cm), TV with Freeview HD Sony, dvd, radio-CD; - A kitchenette...
Located 1.4 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 250 € to 400 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsAppartement ds chalet montagne briancon  
8
  SPECIAL OFFER
Briançon
To rent an apartment for 4 people in the hills above the town of Briançon ski meet. This apartment is on ground cottage garden to the south. It is located in an impasse facing the forest....
Located 1.9 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 250 € to 400 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsAppartement 4 pers 45 m²Serre Chevalier  
9.6
Saint-Chaffrey
Apartment in family house, 'The Bartavelles' Chantemerle (Serre Chevalier 1350 m) 45 sqm ground floor, very nice, not overlooked, quiet, high quality, tastefully designed, comfortable....
Located 6 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 294 € to 434 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
160 places over 7 haLe Courounba  
Les Vigneaux
The mountain in all its splendor at the foot of Mont Brison. Fall under the spell of Vigneaux, a small village located between the Parc National des Ecrins and the Italian border. The...
Located 12.5 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 13.50 € to 22.20 € per day 
160 places over 6 haCamping Indigo Vallouise  
Vallouise
Vallouise Indigo Campsite... At the foot of the Ecrins National Park, in the heart of the mountain village of Vallouise, The Vallouise Indigo Campsite*** is located in the Hautes-Alpes...
Located 13.9 km from the Fort of the Têtes 
50 places over 2,8 haCamping le verger    
9.1
La Roche-de-Rame
Camping *** with flat pitches, separated by fruit trees in the orchard. Located between the Parc des Ecrins and Queyras park. Appreciable calm and a view of the surrounding mountains,...
Located 16.3 km from the Fort of the TêtesFrom 13.50 € to 16 € per day 

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HOTELS

Parc Hotel - Hotel in BriançonParc Hotel     
7.3
Briançon
Parc Hotel is located in the centre of Briançon, just 300 metres from the Prorel cable car that provides access to the Serre-Chevalier ski slopes. Guest rooms are equipped with satellite...
Located 1.3 km from the Fort of the TêtesRoom from 60 €
Hôtel Edelweiss - Hotel in BriançonHôtel Edelweiss     
8.2
Briançon
A traditional residence from the end of the 19th century, the Hotel Edelweiss is 200 metres from a free shuttle bus, which drives the 1 km to Serre Chevalier ski slopes and Monetier-les-Bains....
Located 950 m from the Fort of the TêtesRoom from 52 €
Hôtel De Paris - Hotel in BriançonHôtel De Paris     
7.6
Briançon
This eco-friendly hotel is located just a 2-minute walk from Briançon Train Station and a 5-minute walk to the town centre. With an outdoor terrace, it offers rooms with free Wi-Fi,...
Located 1.3 km from the Fort of the TêtesRoom from 44 €

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Le Grand Aigle Hotel & Spa****
Located in Serre Chevalier Ski Resort, Le Grand Aigle Hotel & Spa offers a sauna, hot tub and massage treatments. Guests can join the ski slopes directly...
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Hotel Mont Thabor
Hotel Mont Thabor is located in Villeneuve-la- Salle, close to Serre Chevalier, a renowned ski resort. It offers standard...
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