By taking the side roads that will lead you to this charming village, you will be able to revitalize yourself in a quiet environment, a thousand miles away from the excessive pace of the city.
The historical heritage of the Southern French Alps offers singular treasures: churches, chapels, old houses, manor houses, castles, etc. You can visit the church of Saint-Marcellin, the chapel of Saint Jean-Baptiste des Pananches, the chapel of Saint Barthélémy, the chapel of the Penitents of Notre Dame d’Espérance and the farmhouse. The neighbouring town of Briançon is renowned for its fortifications, which date back to Vauban. The historic centre is a great place to visit.
Several nature activities await you in this high-alpine village. The village is the starting point for many hiking trails. Whether you want to hike for several hours or walk with your family, you will easily find itineraries suitable for both uninitiated and experienced hikers. Other activities are also available in the Southern French Alps, such as climbing and horse riding. In winter, you can enjoy one of the finest ski areas in the Alps: the Serre-Chevalier ski resort.
During your stay, you can also savour mountain gastronomy: tourtons from Champsaur, oreilles d’âne from Valgaudemar (a meatless speciality made from wild spinach), cheeses, jams, honeys… You can visit the local producers, or go to the markets in the valley’s villages.
Are you looking for accommodation in southeastern France? Do you appreciate the campsite for its proximity to nature? Would you stay in a bed and breakfast or hotel? Don’t worry, we will help you find the accommodation that meets all your criteria in the region. You can organize your stay in the Hautes-Alpes department by contacting the Tourist Office of La Salle-les-Alpes.