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Les Mées

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

Les Mées - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
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Geographical information

MunicipalityLes Mées
Postcode04190
Latitude44.0289410 (N 44° 1’ 44”)
Longitude5.9754040 (E 5° 58’ 31”)
AltitudeFrom 348m to 824m
Surface area65.40 km²
Population3598 inhabitants
Density55 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureDigne-les-Bains (24 km, 23 min)
Insee code04116
IntercommunalityCC de la Moyenne-Durance
DepartmentAlpes-de-Haute-Provence
TerritoryAlps, Provence
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Peyruis5 km (7 min)
Malijai5.7 km (7 min)
Montfort5.7 km (9 min)
Ganagobie8 km (13 min)
Châteauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat9.4 km (18 min)
Puimichel10.2 km (24 min)
Château-Arnoux-Saint-Auban10.3 km (12 min)
Mallefougasse-Augès11 km (16 min)
L'Escale11.2 km (13 min)
Aubignosc14.6 km (12 min)
Mallemoisson15 km (16 min)
Lurs15.5 km (18 min)
Mirabeau15.6 km (18 min)
Oraison15.9 km (17 min)

Things to see and do

Photos

Rochers des Mées, above the roofs of the houses (© J.E)
Rochers des Mées, above the roofs of the houses (© J.E)
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Les Mées, views of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
Les Mées, views of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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The Penitents
The Penitents
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Door of the eighteenth
Door of the eighteenth
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Chapel Saint-Roch and roofs of the village (© J.E)
Chapel Saint-Roch and roofs of the village (© J.E)
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Bell tower and bell tower of the church (© J.E)
Bell tower and bell tower of the church (© J.E)
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Chapel of Saint-Roch
Chapel of Saint-Roch
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Aerial view of the village
Aerial view of the village
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Penitents of the Mées
Penitents of the Mées
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Olives
Olives
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Altar of the Virgin, in the church (© J.E)
Altar of the Virgin, in the church (© J.E)
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Another altar in the church (© J.E)
Another altar in the church (© J.E)
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Borne nord, numbered 100, near the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
Borne nord, numbered 100, near the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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Chapel of La Salette, from 1862 (© J.E)
Chapel of La Salette, from 1862 (© J.E)
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Chapel of Saint-Roch, seen from the Rue Saint-Roch (© J.E)
Chapel of Saint-Roch, seen from the Rue Saint-Roch (© J.E)
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South facade of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
South facade of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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Provencal crib, in the church (© J.E)
Provencal crib, in the church (© J.E)
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Baptismal cistern, in the church (© J.E)
Baptismal cistern, in the church (© J.E)
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Church of Our Lady of the Olive Tree (© J.E)
Church of Our Lady of the Olive Tree (© J.E)
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West façade of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
West façade of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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Cliff above the Rue des Rochers (© J.E)
Cliff above the Rue des Rochers (© J.E)
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Fountain of the Republic (© J.E)
Fountain of the Republic (© J.E)
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Information on the village and the region of the Mées (© J.E)
Information on the village and the region of the Mées (© J.E)
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Information about the village of Les Mées (© J.E)
Information about the village of Les Mées (© J.E)
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Interior of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
Interior of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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The canal, dry, and the entrance to the mine tunnel (© J.E)
The canal, dry, and the entrance to the mine tunnel (© J.E)
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Information on the mine tunnel (© J.E)
Information on the mine tunnel (© J.E)
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Les Mées, views of the staircase of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
Les Mées, views of the staircase of the Saint-Roch chapel (© J.E)
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Interior of the washhouse of the combe (© J.E)
Interior of the washhouse of the combe (© J.E)
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Cliffs overlooking the well-named rue des rochers (© J.E)
Cliffs overlooking the well-named rue des rochers (© J.E)
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House in turret, in the village (© J.E)
House in turret, in the village (© J.E)
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Nave of the church (© J.E)
Nave of the church (© J.E)
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Organ of the church (© J.E)
Organ of the church (© J.E)
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West porch of the church (© J.E)
West porch of the church (© J.E)
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Old door and window (© J.E)
Old door and window (© J.E)
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Porte Bauduine, view of the interior of the old village (© J.E)
Porte Bauduine, view of the interior of the old village (© J.E)
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Bertrand de Bras Gate (© J.E)
Bertrand de Bras Gate (© J.E)
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Porte Crose, dated 1599 (© J.E)
Porte Crose, dated 1599 (© J.E)
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Porte Saint-Christol (© J.E)
Porte Saint-Christol (© J.E)
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Rochers des Mées, seen from the path under the cliffs (© J.E)
Rochers des Mées, seen from the path under the cliffs (© J.E)
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Rocks seen from the footpath under the cliff (© J.E)
Rocks seen from the footpath under the cliff (© J.E)
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Rue Saint-Roch and Porte Bauduine - Exterior view of the fortified enclosure (© J.E)
Rue Saint-Roch and Porte Bauduine - Exterior view of the fortified enclosure (© J.E)
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Statue in the church (© J.E)
Statue in the church (© J.E)
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Statuette of Saint Quentin, rue des Rochers (© J.E)
Statuette of Saint Quentin, rue des Rochers (© J.E)
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Inscription at the foot of the statue of Saint Quentin (© J.E)
Inscription at the foot of the statue of Saint Quentin (© J.E)
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Weather

Sunday 24 september
Min. 8°C - Max. 27°C
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Monday 25 september
Min. 9°C - Max. 24°C
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Tuesday 26 september
Min. 10°C - Max. 22°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hired electric bikes delivered to your door
Sports sensations10 € to 140 € Sigonce (11.3 km)
Hot Air Balloon Flight over Provence
Nature and the great outdoors217 € Forcalquier (17.4 km)
Bicycle hire between Verdon and Luberon
Sports sensations12 € Manosque (27 km)
Tandem paragliding around Banon
Sports sensations75 € Banon (28 km)
Donkey trek in Hautes Alpes
Nature and the great outdoors40 € to 330 € Éourres (30 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tour of the old village
HikeEasy2h00Châteauneuf-Val-Saint-Donat (7.4 km)
Tour of Volonne Lake
HikeEasy2h15Volonne (9.6 km)
Summit and Ridges of Lure via Notre-Dame
HikeAthletic7h00Cruis (11.7 km)
Olive tree path
HikeEasy1h30Estoublon (18.4 km)
Bells of Barles
HikeIntermediate4h30La Robine-sur-Galabre (25 km)

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