Tourism in Rougon

Would you like to visit the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region? Discover Rougon, a charming village in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. Nestled in the landscapes of Haute-Provence and the Gorges du Verdon, the village has managed to protect its identity. The village of Rougon is a true haven of peace.

Would you prefer to spend an active vacation, in contact with a generous nature? This is the opportunity to go hiking or to go mountain biking or cycling on the paths of the Haute-Provence and the Gorges du Verdon. You will also have the opportunity to try your hand at many other activities in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence: horse riding, climbing, tree climbing, paragliding?

From the shores of the Mediterranean to the high meadows of the alpine valleys, the attractiveness of southeastern France is also based on its gastronomy.

During your stay, live a gourmet experience by visiting a local market to taste fruits, vegetables, honey, sweets and various other local specialties of the region.

The heritage of the region offers you beautiful discoveries. Here, a particularly well-preserved wash house. Perhaps you will also visit, not far away, a Renaissance castle surrounded by its gardens?

You can contact the Tourist Office to discover monuments to visit nearby.

Are you looking for accommodation in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence ? Discover a wide choice of accommodation to spend your stay in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence: bed and breakfast, hotels, campsites…

Rural heritage in the spotlight

The Alpes-de-Haute-Provence region is home to a rich heritage and an ancestral land. Various museums welcome tourists who want to learn more about the local heritage. Where would you like to go? According to your wishes, you can visit the Musée de l’Occitane en Provence in Manosque, the museum of Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, the museum of the Resistance in Castellane…

The Verdon Regional Nature Park

In Haute-Provence, the Parc du Verdon welcomes on its territory landscapes of an astonishing variety with mountains, hills, vertiginous gorges, forests and agricultural valleys. Outdoor activities are very numerous. Hiking is a popular nature activity in the Verdon . You can also take to the roads of the Verdon by bike, try your hand at rock climbing, canoe down the Verdon or discover the Verdon landscapes on horseback… The authentic villages bear witness to a very ancient human occupation. During your visits, you will be able to admire wash houses, fountains, wells, churches, oratories, chapels, historical milestones, windmills, oil mills, grain mills, irrigation canals, dovecotes, bridges, oppidums… Mountain agriculture is dynamic in the Verdon. Markets and grocery stores will introduce you to local flavors: gingerbread, honey, goat’s cheese, lamb meat, vegetables and fruit, farm produce, olive products (oil and pasta)…

The Geological Reserve of Haute-Provence

Haute-Provence is rich in an exceptional geological past. The ammonite slab of Digne, the mermaid fossils of Taulanne or the ichthyosaur fossils of La Robine bear witness to a time when the region was located at the bottom of the ocean, before the Alps pushed it up.