Tourism in Allemagne-en-Provence

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the village of Allemagne-en-Provence seduces by its authenticity, with the spectacular landscapes of the Valensole plateau, so famous for its lavender fields as a backdrop. Life here takes on a whole new meaning.

Do you like vacations because they bring you closer to nature? There are numerous hiking trails in the village, with itineraries suitable for both amateurs and experienced walkers. There is no shortage of outdoor activities in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence area: first flight, horse riding, tree climbing…

Like other villages in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Allemagne-en-Provence offers a terroir of great generosity. The producers’ markets allow you to spend a convivial moment, while buying local products to cook afterwards for generous meals that you will share with your loved ones.

The local historical heritage also conceals some exceptional treasures: churches, chapels, old houses, castles or manor houses…

To find out more, you can contact the Tourist Office.

Are you looking for accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? Campsites, bed and breakfast reservations, hotels… You can easily book accommodation.

Lavender in the spotlight

Lavender belongs to Provence, seducing the sight and smell. Close to the village of Allemagne-en-Provence, the Valensole plateau offers vacationers between June and July a colourful spectacle, with lavender fields as far as the eye can see. As a souvenir, you can buy a sachet containing dried lavender, perfume or essential oil.

The Verdon Natural Park

In the Verdon Regional Nature Park you will find landscapes of great diversity: the Valensole plateau, famous for its lavender fields, the low gorges, with hills lined with kermes and holm oaks, the lakes and mountains, where pastoralism is still practiced, the lake of Sainte-Croix, the Artuby, the hills of the Haut-Var, the Gorges du Verdon… Nature is also a great playground for lovers of outdoor activities: walking, cycling, mountain biking, horse riding, kayaking down the gorges, sports trails in the trees… You can also discover a cultural heritage which can be discovered during the visits: bread ovens, historical milestones, castles, wash houses, wells, chapels, churches, oratories… Agropastoralism is practiced in the Verdon. The village markets and grocery stores will invite you to discover the local flavors: honey, goat cheese, lamb, vegetables, fruit, olives, olive oil…

A remarkable rural heritage

The populations of the valleys of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence have shown, from generation to generation, perseverance and creativity to prosper on their land. Several museums welcome visitors interested in local heritage. for example, you can visit the Museum of Popular Arts and Traditions in Reillanne, the Museum of Motorcycles and Military Fashion in Sainte-Tulle, the Mining Museum in Saint-Maime, the citadel of Sisteron, the Maison du Bois in Méolans-Revel.