Tourism in Draix

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the small village of Draix awaits you in a magnificent setting, in the heart of the sunny landscapes of Haute-Provence. By taking the footpaths that will lead you to this charming village, you will enjoy a completely different pace, far from the hustle and bustle of the big cities.

In Draix, various outdoor activities will allow you to experience privileged moments. Numerous hiking trails leave from the village, with routes suitable for beginners and experienced walkers alike. In the surrounding area, outdoor activities are varied. You can also visit this region during a horse riding session, or take a climbing course.

Fruits of Provence, fish, rosé wines from Bandol, Saint-Tropez or the Rhone Valley, olives from Les Baux: the attractiveness of southeastern France is also based on many specialties. The farmers’ markets organized in the region provide a convivial experience, while buying local produce to be cooked afterwards for generous meals that you will share with your loved ones.

Nature activities are not the only tourist attraction of Haute-Provence: churches, castles and museums are also open to visitors.

What to do? Get closer to the Tourist Office to organise your vacation.

Want to find accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? You prefer to stay in a bed and breakfast, hotel or camping? You will easily be able to find the accommodation that meets your different criteria.

Haute-Provence National Geological Nature Reserve

Provence has preserved in its soil the memory of several hundred million years. Numerous fossils bear witness to the time when the soil of Provence was at the bottom of the water, before rising from the waves during the formation of the Alps: ammonites, sirenians, ichthyosaurs…

The heritage of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, men have transformed the landscape. They have cultivated the land, sometimes digging it out. This encounter between nature and culture has favoured the emergence of a remarkable heritage. Different museums focus on a profession or a tradition of Haute-Provence culture. During your visits, discover the Maison du Bois in Méolans-Revel, the museum of Ancient Toys in Gréoux-les-Bains, the museum of La Poudrière in Entrevaux, the ecomuseum of the Sisteron region in Sisteron, the museum of the motorcycle and military fashion in Sainte-Tulle…