Tourism in Champcella

Do you prefer small villages to big cities? Discover Champcella, a charming little village in the Hautes-Alpes. This authentic village pleases thanks to its unique charm. By choosing to take the secondary roads leading to the village of Champcella, you will enjoy a completely different pace, far from the hustle and bustle of the big cities.

The nature fully participates in the charm of this village. You can walk along the hiking trails of this preserved area of the Massif des Écrins. During your stay, you can also indulge in other activities: horse riding, golf, initiation to climbing, tree climbing, paragliding…

Do you know tapenade, this specialty made from olives? Have you ever bite into a juicy apricot, picked the day before? From the beaches and islands of the Mediterranean Sea to the mountain pastures of the Southern French Alps, the diversity of climates and terroirs in south-eastern France has given rise to a number of specialties. Are you looking for authenticity? Meet the local producers, by visiting their farms directly, or at the markets in the area.

Churches, wash houses, fountains, monasteries, castles… You can also discover a local heritage rich in surprises.

The local Tourist Office will advise you on available activities and monuments.

Are you planning to find accommodation in the Hautes-Alpes department? Would you prefer to stay in a campsite, hotel or bed and breakfast? You can easily find accommodation in the region.

The Parc des Écrins

This unspoiled area has a great variety of landscapes. From lush green valleys to peaks crowned with eternal snow, the Parc des Écrins is a place where you can enjoy a wide range of activities: walking, cycling, mountain biking, climbing, via ferrata, canyoning, rafting, kayaking and mountaineering in summer, but also skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in winter. The towns and villages of the park will make you discover a simple and generous gastronomy: tomes and cheeses, tourtons, delicatessen…