The Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region is home to 3 magnificent destinations each offering their own, completely unique scenery. Just 3 hours from Paris on the high-speed train (TGV) or 1 hour and 10 minutes by air, you will love discovering this exceptional region. Here are our 28 must-see heritage sites, promising unforgettable holiday experiences.
Seeking a larger than life holiday adventure? From the French Alps to the Rhône River and Mediterranean Sea, the Provence-Alpes Côte d’Azur region is a paradise of wide open spaces. Home to many protected areas with very varied geography, the region has everything to offer sports fans and lovers of untamed and beautifully-preserved natural scenery alike. Our palette of activities is literally endless and offers something for everyone, from the mountainous Mercantour area to wild Camargue, the Ecrins mountain range to the island of Port-Cros, and the Luberon to the Verdon Canyon.
A plunge into heritage dating back thousands of years, our 3 destinations “Provence, Enjoy the Unexpected”, “Alpes French South” and “Côte d’Azur France” overflow with both historic sites and monuments and avant-garde contemporary architecture. A plethora of gems to explore as you tour the sea, hills, Alpine summits and captivating towns of Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, Arles, Avignon, Saint-Tropez, Fréjus, Vaison-la-Romaine and Briançon.
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