Tourism in Chaffaut-Saint-Jurson

Located in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence , the village of Chaffaut-Saint-Jurson seduces with its authentic charm.

Here, life has a different pace. Close to some of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the village of Chaffaut-Saint-Jurson is a real haven of peace.

Outdoor activities are numerous. You can go hiking, cycling or mountain biking on the paths and trails of the Valensole plateau. In the surrounding area, there are many outdoor activities. Would you like to take a climbing lesson, for example? Would you like to take advantage of your vacation to take part in a horse ride?

Sun-drenched fruits, seafood and fish caught in the Mediterranean Sea, wines with fruity notes, olives from the Alpilles: the plurality of terroirs in the south-east of France offers a number of specialties. You can visit the local producers directly. You can also learn about the local cuisine by visiting the many markets offered locally.

The historical heritage of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence also offers some outstanding treasures: churches, chapels, old houses, wash houses, castles… The local Tourist Office will give you advice on the activities on offer and the tourist sites to visit. Are you looking for accommodation near Chaffaut-Saint-Jurson? Campsites, hotels, bed and breakfast await you in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. We help you to find accommodation.

The lavender fields of the Valensole plateau

Lavender is inseparable from Provence, seducing the senses with its special colour and bewitching fragrance. The Valensole plateau is a poetic and magical painting, with its lavender fields unfurling to the horizon. It adorns itself with its characteristic purple mantle in the months of June and July.

Geological Nature Reserve of Haute-Provence

The soil of the Reserve is a veritable open-air book that preserves in the rock the memory, over several hundreds of millions of years, of the evolution of life: fossils of ammonites, sirenians, ichtyosaurs (marine reptiles reminiscent of dolphins)…

A remarkable rural heritage

In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, each valley has a story to tell. Several museums invite you to discover this heritage. During your visits, discover the ecomuseum of the Sisteronais Country in Sisteron, the house of the Bois de Méolans-Revel, the Ubaye Valley Museum in Barcelonnette, the ecomuseum of the Bugade in Seyne-les-Alpes, the house of the Bois de Méolans-Revel…