Tourism in Blieux

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the small village of Blieux seduces by its authenticity and its prime location, against the backdrop of the landscapes of the Verdon and Haute-Provence region. Blieux offers you a different pace of life, in a setting that is both picturesque and restful.

The beauty of the nature fully participates in the charm of this village. The village is the starting point of many hiking trails: unevenness, length or presence of steep passages, you will find here itineraries suitable for the uninitiated as well as experienced walkers. During your stay in the Verdon and Haute-Provence, you can also try out other activities: paragliding initiation, via ferrata…

From the Mediterranean coast to the mountain pastures of the valleys of the Southern French Alps, the diversity of climates and terroirs in southeastern France offers a tasty gastronomy.

Take advantage of your stay in Blieux to visit local producers, by visiting their farms directly, or at the markets in the region.

Churches, wash houses, fountains, monasteries, castles and abbeys… You can also discover a cultural and historical heritage.

What monuments can you visit in Blieux? You can get in touch with the Tourist Office to find out about all the activities.

Would you like to stay in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? southeastern France has a favourable climate for camping. You can also find bed and breakfasts and hotels for all budgets. Discover a selection of accommodations.

Heritage and terroir

Over the centuries, the villages of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department have shown courage and imagination in exploiting their land. Many valleys are home to a museum. What to see, what to do? According to your wishes, you can visit the Musée de l’Occitane in Manosque, the museum of Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, the museum of the Resistance in Castellane…

The Verdon Regional Nature Park

The Parc du Verdon is composed of landscapes of surprising variety, which can be divided into seven large areas: the Artuby, the hills of the Haut-Var, the Gorges du Verdon, the lakes and mountains, with peaks approaching 2000 meters in altitude, the lake of Sainte-Croix, the lower gorges, watered by the generous waters of the Verdon, the Valensole plateau… Nature also offers a wide range of activities to the. Hiking is a popular nature activity in the Verdon… You can also discover the routes of the Park by bike, practice climbing or canyoning, take off on a via ferrata, or experience your first flight by paragliding… Men have been present on these lands for tens of thousands of years and have left us a rich cultural heritage: bread ovens, historical milestones, oppidums, wells, fountains, wash houses, oratories, churches… Agropastoralism is dynamic in the Verdon. The village markets and grocery stores will invite you to discover an exceptional terroir: honey, gingerbread, goat cheese, lamb meat, vegetables and fruit, farm produce, olive oil…

Geological Reserve of Haute-Provence

The Haute-Provence Geological Reserve protects geological sites that are unique in the world. There is a surprising concentration of ancient fossils: ammonites (marine molluscs with a shape similar to that of snails), ichthyosaurs, sirenians… The classification by UNESCO protects these treasures, which have been the subject of tourist developments.