Vallée de l'Ubaye
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Tourism and travel guide

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, discover the village of Jausiers. Nestled under the blue sky of the Mercantour and the Ubaye valley, the village reconciles modernity and tradition.

By taking the secret roads leading to the village of Jausiers, you will be able to revitalize yourself far from the mad pace of your daily life.

vacations offer you precious time to get closer to nature? You can walk along the hiking trails of this preserved area of the Mercantour and the Ubaye valley. In the surroundings of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, there are many outdoor activities: horse riding, tree climbing, climbing, via ferrata, paragliding…

Like other villages in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Jausiers offers a generous terroir, which is a delight for tourists. In the vicinity of Jausiers, visit the many local markets where producers share tasty specialties with you.

Churches, wash houses, fountains, museums, abbeys… You can also discover a historical and cultural heritage. The Tourist Office of Jausiers will give you information on the activities to try and the tourist sites. You wish to stay near Jausiers ? Camping sites, booking a bed and breakfast, a night in a hotel… We will help you to find the accommodation that meets all your criteria in the region.

Mercantour National Park

At the top of the Gélas, which is over 3000 meters high, the Mediterranean Sea is only fifty kilometers away as the crow flies! The territory of the Park is located between the departments of Alpes-Maritimes and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence: Ubaye, Tinée, Verdon, Var-Cians, Roya-Bévéra and Vésubie. Nature is also a great playground for vacationers: hiking, nature trails on horseback or by bike, climbing, swimming, water activities, sports trails in the trees… Every winter, the summits of the Mercantour regain their white mantle. The different valleys of the Park offer many activities such as downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, dog-sled excursions, snowmobiling, paragliding on skis… You can also go and discover a built heritage which is sometimes discovered by chance: windmills, fortifications, oratories, chapels…

Heritage and terroir

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, every valley, every village has a story to tell. Several museums await visitors who wish to learn more about heritage. During your visits, discover the Forcalquier museum, the citadel of Sisteron, the Maison du Bois in Méolans-Revel, the Pierre Delquié mineralogical and paleontological museum in Pierrevert, the ecomuseum of the Pigeon lofts of Haute-Provence in Les Mées, the Museum of Lauzet-Ubaye…