Tourism in Savournon

In the Hautes-Alpes department, the small village of Savournon seduces by its authentic charm, nestled in the heart of the spectacular landscapes of the Southern French Alps. By choosing to take the secondary roads, you will arrive in this charming village named Savournon. You will revitalize yourself in a peaceful place, far from the excessive pace of the city.

Do you want to spend your vacation getting closer to nature? You can go hiking, mountain biking or cycling on the paths and trails in the heart of the unspoiled landscapes of the Southern French Alps. You can also try your hand at other activities in the Hautes-Alpes department. You can visit the region during a horse-riding session, or defy the void during a via ferrata.

Influenced by Italy and benefiting from a generous climate, the local gastronomy is a tourist attraction in its own right. In the hollow of the valleys, in the forests, but also in the mountain pastures where the herds graze in summer, under the watchful eye of the shepherd’s dogs, the terroir is at the heart of the identity of this part of the Southern French Alps, where local producers perpetuate ancient traditions.

The historical heritage of the region also offers some exceptional tourist treasures: churches, chapels, mansions of character, castles or manor houses, etc.

You can prepare your stay in the Hautes-Alpes department by contacting the Tourist Office of Savournon.

Would you like to stay in the Hautes-Alpes department? Do you like camping or do you prefer the comfort of a hotel? You may also like the conviviality of a bed and breakfast. Whatever you choose, we will help you to book accommodation.

Lakes of the Hautes-Alpes department

In the high or medium mountains, the Hautes-Alpes department is home to numerous lakes of different sizes. Some are equipped with beaches and nautical bases, such as the Serre-Ponçon lake. Torrents and lakes are home to a very rich fauna and flora: dragonflies, eels, trout, breams, barbs, chubs or carps, frogs, birds, etc. You can also enjoy many water sports activities on the lakes and rivers.