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Barles

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

Barles - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
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Located 990 m above sea level, Barles integral part of the Geological Reserve of Haute Provence, the largest in Europe and open-air museum.

Rocks, Fossils, amazingly varied landscapes tell a story of 300 million years.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBarles
Postcode04140
Latitude44.2632509 (N 44° 15’ 48”)
Longitude6.2684040 (E 6° 16’ 6”)
AltitudeFrom 912m to 2186m
Surface area59.05 km²
Population141 inhabitants
Density2 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureDigne-les-Bains (14.5 mi, 24 min)
Insee code04020
IntercommunalityCA Provence-Alpes-Agglomération
DepartmentAlpes-de-Haute-Provence
TerritoryAlps, Provence
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Auzet4.2 mi (10 min)
Verdaches4.5 mi (10 min)
Le Vernet7.3 mi (14 min)
La Robine-sur-Galabre10.7 mi (22 min)
Beaujeu11 mi (19 min)
La Javie13.5 mi (24 min)
Seyne13.9 mi (23 min)
Marcoux14 mi (29 min)
Digne-les-Bains15 mi (31 min)
Le Brusquet15.7 mi (27 min)
Selonnet16.7 mi (28 min)
Draix18.3 mi (38 min)
Archail18.7 mi (41 min)
Montclar Les 2 Vallées19.3 mi (34 min)

Things to see and do

The clues to Barles.

The geological circuit Massif Blayeul.

House Land & People and the museum of the old life.

Events and festivities

Festival Barles : late May.

Feast of the Massif des Monges : late July.

Photos

Clue Barles
Clue Barles
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frozen Cascade - Clue Barles winter
frozen Cascade - Clue Barles winter
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Weather

Monday 22 may
Min. 7°C - Max. 20°C
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Tuesday 23 may
Min. 8°C - Max. 21°C
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Wednesday 24 may
Min. 8°C - Max. 22°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Hiking and biking.

Peach.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Skiing lessons with the Ecole de Ski Français
Sports sensations28 € to 172 € Montclar (11 mi)
Canyoning in the Ubaye Valley
Sports sensations42 € Ubaye-Serre-Ponçon (13 mi)
Rafting in Ubay in the Alps
Sports sensations40 € Le Lauzet-Ubaye (14.1 mi)
Horse and pony ride in Hautes-Alpes
Nature and the great outdoors23 € to 60 € Ventavon (19.7 mi)
Guided tour of an olive oil mill
Local flavoursFreeLes Mées (23 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Bells of Barles
HikeIntermediate4h30La Robine-sur-Galabre (6.9 mi)
The Walking Museum
HikeEasy25 minDigne-les-Bains (10.8 mi)
Walk in the old center
HikeEasy1h05Digne-les-Bains (12 mi)
Tour of Volonne Lake
HikeEasy2h15Volonne (16.4 mi)
Tour of the old village
HikeEasy2h00Châteauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat (19.7 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

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