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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Puimoisson - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Located at the end of the plateau Valensole lavender capital of the distillation of lavender, hyssop, fennel and other spices on their way to Grasse and its perfume, Puimoisson is a common tradition of truffle and culinary traditions of Provence where to live.

Geographical information

Latitude43.8628130 (N 43° 51’ 46”)
Longitude6.1277010 (E 6° 7’ 40”)
AltitudeFrom 567m to 781m
Surface area35.44 km²
Population767 inhabitants
Density21 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureDigne-les-Bains (33 km, 33 min)
Insee code04157
IntercommunalityCA Durance-Lubéron-Verdon Agglomération
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Nearest cities & towns

Riez7.2 km (9 min)
Saint-Jurs8.2 km (11 min)
Roumoules9.1 km (12 min)
Bras-d'Asse9.7 km (12 min)
Saint-Julien-d'Asse12.8 km (17 min)
Estoublon12.8 km (15 min)
Saint-Jeannet13.1 km (18 min)
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie13.5 km (18 min)
Brunet14.5 km (17 min)
Allemagne-en-Provence15.1 km (16 min)
Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon16.9 km (21 min)
Montagnac-Montpezat17 km (20 min)
Valensole18.8 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Garage sales and flea markets, all weekends in the area.


Lavender field
Lavender field
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See photo
Horseback Puimoisson
Horseback Puimoisson
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Lavender and sunflowers
Lavender and sunflowers
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
“Voice and mountain” course: singing and hiking
Well-being390 € La Palud-sur-Verdon (19.5 km)
Sculpture, engraving and drawing courses
Arts and Crafts40 € to 280 € Moissac-Bellevue (24 km)
Hired electric bikes delivered to your door
Sports sensations10 € to 140 € Sigonce (27 km)
Bicycle hire between Verdon and Luberon
Sports sensations10 € to 54 € Manosque (28 km)
Hot Air Balloon Flight over Provence
Nature and the great outdoors217 € Forcalquier (30 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Olive tree path
HikeEasy1h30Estoublon (9.6 km)
Tour of Volonne Lake
HikeEasy2h15Volonne (29 km)
Tour of the old village
HikeEasy2h00Châteauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat (29 km)
Summit and Ridges of Lure via Notre-Dame
HikeAthletic7h00Cruis (32 km)
Bells of Barles
HikeIntermediate4h30La Robine-sur-Galabre (35 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals