southeastern France: a nature destination
From the seabed of the Mediterranean Sea to the snow-capped peaks of the Écrins and Mercantour, southeastern France is home to a variety of landscapes and numerous plant and animal species to observe. Nature activities such as hiking, mountain biking, cycling and horse riding open up new horizons for you.
Museums and heritage
In the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, you can meet men and women who, for centuries, have been developing the fertile soil of this area between Provence and the mountains. Many valleys are home to a museum. Visit the Ecomuseum of the Forge in Seyne-les-Alpes, the Museum of Ancient Toys in Gréoux-les-Bains, the Museum of Resistance in Castellane, the Ubaye Valley Museum in Barcelonnette, the citadel of Sisteron, the Museum of Prehistory in Quinson…