Tourism in Volonne

The village of Volonne offers you a true return to the roots in the enchanting landscapes of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. Enjoy the beauty of this typical village of the Val de Durance. Here, in this village of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, another pace of life is offered to you.

vacations are useful to reconnect with nature? The village is the starting point of many hiking trails, with itineraries suitable for beginners as well as experienced walkers. In the surroundings of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, there are a variety of nature activities: paragliding, climbing, via ferrata, tree climbing…

In Volonne, as everywhere in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence , gastronomic specialties are a tourist attraction in their own right. Gastronomy is part of the identity of this part of the Val de Durance, where producers in love with their trade perpetuate traditions that are often centuries old.

The historical heritage of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence also offers some little-known tourist treasures: churches or abbeys, old houses, wash houses, castles… The local Tourist Office will give you information on the activities on offer and the tourist sites to visit in the area. You wish to stay in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? You want to stay in Volonne? Organize your stay by choosing an accommodation that suits you.

The Durance Valley

Originating in the Southern French Alps, the Durance River flows into the Rhône south of Avignon. This privileged communication route provides easy access to some of the tourist treasures of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region: from the Luberon to the Verdon, from Haute-Provence to the Aix region, discover Provence from Volonne.

Heritage and terroir

The Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department has a very rich human and architectural heritage, and a terroir based on a centuries-old tradition. Various museums will offer you exciting cultural activities. What to do? During your visits, discover the small Copper Museum in Thoard, the citadel of Sisteron, the Maison du Mulet in Seyne-les-Alpes, the Ubaye Valley Museum in Barcelonnette?