Tourism in Villars-Colmars

In the heart of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the village of Villars-Colmars awaits you in the landscapes of Provence. Here you will find a different pace, and will be able to simply find time to live again.

The beauty of the landscape is at the heart of the attraction of Villars-Colmars. The village is the starting point for many hiking trails, with routes suitable for all levels. Depending on your desires, you can also try your hand at many other activities in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. You can also discover the region during a horse riding excursion, or thrill in complete safety by trying your hand at tandem paragliding.

Bouillabaisse on the coast, tapenade and olive oil, fougasses and soccas from Nice, ratatouille, bull stew, bush with goat’s or sheep’s milk, calissons, navettes or nougats… The attractiveness of southeastern France is also based on many specialties.

Take advantage of your stay in Villars-Colmars to meet local producers, directly on their farms, or at the many markets offered in the region.

Churches, squares, fountains, wash houses, abbeys and monasteries… During your stay, you can discover a renowned local heritage or a more confidential one.

Contact the Tourist Office or the Tourist Office to prepare your stay.

Would you like to stay in or near Villars-Colmars? You can discover a selection of accommodations to spend your stay in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence: bed and breakfast, campsites, hotels…

Nature in Southern France

southeastern France is home to 12 natural parks, including 4 national parks: Mercantour, Port-Cros, Calanques, Écrins. You will be able to initiate yourself to a wide range of nature activities: walking, horse riding, mountain biking, via ferrata, climbing, paragliding, bungee jumping, zip line, canyoning, rafting, canoeing, jet-skiing, stand-up paddle, scuba diving…

Museums of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence , men have many stories to tell. They have sown crops, led their goats, sheep and cows to pasture. From this encounter between nature and culture, a remarkable heritage was born. Many valleys are home to a museum designed to promote local know-how. During your visits, discover the Lauzet-Ubaye Museum, the Pierre Martel Museum in Vachères, the Musée de l’Occitane in Manosque, the Musée de la Mémoire Ouvrière, Mines et Mineurs in Saint-Maime, the Musée Lapidaire in Riez…