Tourism in Marcoux

In the heart of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the village of Marcoux seduces by its authentic charm and the beauty of its landscapes. Here, life unfolds at its own pace. Not far from the most beautiful sites and monuments of Haute-Provence, the village of Marcoux welcomes you for a visit of a few hours or for a longer stay.

Are you taking advantage of your stay to indulge in new outdoor activities? Numerous hiking trails leave from the village, with itineraries suitable for both the uninitiated and seasoned walkers. During your stay, you can also try out other activities: horse riding, introduction to climbing, tree climbing, paragliding… The Haute-Provence region is also a real tourist attraction.

The area around Marcoux offers many gastronomic excursions, to meet the know-how of local producers.

The heritage of Haute-Provence offers beautiful discoveries. In a small village, a restored wash house. In the surroundings, a Renaissance castle surrounded by its gardens.

Get in touch with the Tourist Office or the Tourist Office to find out about all the activities.

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

Fossils in the Haute-Provence Geopark

Several tens of millions of years ago, before the formation of the Alps, Haute-Provence was submerged at the bottom of an ocean. This period, when life flourished, has left us many fossils: ammonites, ichthyosaurs, sirenians… Discover the tourist sites and museums of the Haute-Provence Geopark during your stay in Marcoux.

Museums of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

In the rural department of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, men have transformed the landscape. They have grown small spelt and wheat, led their herds of sheep and cattle in the meadows. This meeting between a territory, a climate and men has allowed the emergence of a remarkable heritage. Various museums welcome tourists interested in heritage. During your visits, discover the museum of Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, the house of Jean Giono in Manosque, the museum of motorcycle and military fashion in Sainte-Tulle, the museum of Forcalquier, the museum of religious art in Digne-les-Bains…