Tourism in Faucon-de-Barcelonnette

Do you want to find a stay in southeastern France? In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, discover the village of Faucon-de-Barcelonnette. Nestled under the light of the Ubaye valley, the village has a picturesque charm. Do you want to go green and revitalize yourself away from the noise and excessive bustle of the big cities? The village of Faucon-de-Barcelonnette welcomes you and offers you a refuge.

Nature activities await you in this village in the Ubaye valley. Get on your bike or mountain bike, take your backpack and explore the sunny roads and paths of the Ubaye valley. In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, nature activities are numerous: paragliding, horse riding, tree climbing…

Fish caught in the Mediterranean, tapenade, fougasses and soccas from Nice, ratatouille, lamb from La Crau, goat’s cheese, calissons, Marseilles shuttles or honey sweets: the diversity of the terroirs in the south-east of France offers a tasty gastronomy. The producers’ markets organized in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence are a unique opportunity to spend a convivial moment while discovering local products.

As you travel along the roads of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, you will find real treasures: churches, old houses, manor houses, castles…

The Faucon-de-Barcelonnette Tourist Office will give you advice on activities to try and monuments to visit.

You wish to find accommodation in Southern France? Hotels, campsites, but also bed and breakfasts welcome you in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence . You can easily book the accommodation of your dreams.

Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur: a nature destination

Nature offers a biodiversity that is unique in the world. Indeed, the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region is home to 12 natural parks, including 4 national parks: Port-Cros, the Calanques, the Écrins and the Mercantour. You will be able to initiate yourself to many nature activities in the Ubaye Valley.

Museums and heritage

The valleys of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence have many stories to tell you. In many valleys you will find a museum. Depending on your wishes, you can visit the Chestnut Museum in Braux, the Prehistory Museum in Quinson, the School Ecomuseum in Seyne-les-Alpes, the Middle Verdon Museum in Castellane, the Lavender Distillery Museum in Barrême…