Tourism in Fontienne

Located in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department, the village of Fontienne is set in the heart of exceptional landscapes. Close to some of the must-see tourist sites and monuments of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department, the village of Fontienne is a true haven of peace, ideal for revitalizing yourself.

Outdoor activities are numerous. Many hiking trails await you in the village, with itineraries adapted to the uninitiated as well as to experienced walkers. According to your wishes, you will also have the possibility to try out many other activities in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department such as paragliding, horse riding, and climbing.

The gastronomic specialties of Provence are also a tourist attraction in their own right. The farmers’ markets organized in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department are a unique opportunity to enjoy a convivial experience, while taking advantage of local produce.

As you travel through the roads of Provence, you will be able to discover tourist and historical monuments: churches, old houses, castles or manor houses.

What monuments can you visit in Fontienne? Get closer to the Tourist Office to discover activities.

Would you like to stay in southeastern France? Campsites are popular in the region but you can also find guest rooms and hotels with authentic charm. We suggest a wide range of accommodation.

A remarkable rural heritage

In the rural department of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, each valley has a story to tell. Different museums await tourists interested in heritage. During your visits, discover the Ecomuseum of La Forge of Seyne-les-Alpes, the Lavender Distillery Museum of Barrême, the Prehistory Museum of Quinson, and the Museum of the Resistance of Castellane.

Hikers’ paradise

With its picturesque landscapes, its marked paths and trails, the region welcomes lovers of walking, mountain biking, cycling and horse riding. Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur is home to 14 regional parks, which protect remarkable and sometimes endemic ecosystems.