Tourism in Saix

The village of Le Saix welcomes you in the department of Hautes-Alpes. Situated in the heart of the Southern French Alps, the village has a picturesque charm. You want to go green, and you want to revitalize yourself far from any activity? An escapade in Le Saix will help you to revitalize yourself.

You take advantage of your stay to indulge in unusual or more classic activities linked to nature? You can explore the hiking trails of this preserved area of the Southern French Alps. During your stay in the Southern French Alps, you can also try your hand at other activities: paragliding, horse riding, climbing…

Like many other villages in the Hautes-Alpes, Le Saix offers a very generous terroir, which is a delight for tourists.

The terroir is part of the identity of this part of the Southern French Alps, where passionate producers make old traditions (re)live.

Landscapes are not the only tourist attraction of the Southern French Alps: churches, castles, museums are as many invitations to discovery.

To find ideas for activities, you can contact the Tourist Office.

Are you looking for accommodation near Le Saix? You can discover a selection of accommodation to spend your stay in the Hautes-Alpes department: hotels, campsites, bed and breakfast…

The passes of the Southern French Alps

In the Southern French Alps, you can discover passes at an altitude of more than 2000 meters, which many cyclists come to challenge. Discover in particular the Galibier pass between Savoie and Hautes-Alpes (altitude 2645 meters), the Lautaret pass (altitude 2058 meters), the Izoard pass (altitude 2361 meters), the Bonette pass (2715 meters), the Cayolle pass in the Mercantour massif (altitude 2326 meters), the Lombarde pass (altitude 2350 meters) in the Tinée valley, the Vars pass or the Champs pass.

Vacation at the top

With its picturesque landscapes, its numerous marked trails, the region is a paradise for lovers of walking, mountain biking, cycling and horse riding. You will be able to try out new activities, whatever your level of practice. Thrill seekers can try a treetop trail or a via ferrata.