28 days in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence Itinerary

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Fly to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Drive to Jausiers
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Jausiers
— 5 nights
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Forcalquier
— 8 nights
Drive
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Moustiers Sainte-Marie
— 7 nights
Drive
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Castellane
— 6 nights
Drive to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Fly to Asheville

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Jausiers — 5 nights

Jausiers is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jausiers: Allos (Col d'Allos, Lac d'Allos, &more), Cascade de la Lance (in Colmars) and Col de la Cayolle (in Barcelonnette). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Col de la Bonette, relax in the rural setting at La Colline des Lutins, make a splash at Jungle Wake Park Jausiers, and see the interesting displays at La Maison du Mulet.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jausiers trip itinerary maker.

Asheville, USA to Jausiers is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Asheville in June: highs in Jausiers hover around 78°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Forcalquier.
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Forcalquier — 8 nights

Forcalquier is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.Forcalquier is located between the Lure and Luberon mountain ranges, about 30km south of Sisteron and 10km west of the Durance river. Change things up with these side-trips from Forcalquier: Sisteron (Le Circuit de la Vieille Ville et les Andrones, Rocher de la Baume, &more), Manosque (Tour du Mont d'Or, Fondation Carzou, &more) and Valensole (Moulin Bonaventure & Lavande Angelvin). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Forcalquier, examine the collection at Maison Alexandra David-Neel, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and don't miss a visit to Les Penitents des Mees.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Forcalquier trip itinerary site.

Drive from Jausiers to Forcalquier in 2 hours. Traveling from Jausiers in June, you will find days in Forcalquier are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Moustiers Sainte-Marie.
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Moustiers Sainte-Marie — 7 nights

Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, or simply Moustiers, is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France, a part of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region and considered one of the "most beautiful villages of France".It lies at the western entrance to the Gorges du Verdon. Venture out of the city with trips to Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon), Digne-les-Bains City (Musee Gassendi, Chapelle St Pancrace, &more) and Valensole (Les Jardins du Clos de Villeneuve & Plateau de Valensole). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Centre Ville, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, hike along Verdon Les Basses Gorges, and shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Moustiers Sainte-Marie sightseeing planner.

Drive from Forcalquier to Moustiers Sainte-Marie in 1.5 hours. In June in Moustiers Sainte-Marie, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Castellane.
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Castellane — 6 nights

Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Venture out of the city with trips to Pont d'Ondres (in Thorame-Haute), Musee de la Distillerie de Lavande (in Barreme) and Musee de la Minoterie (in La Mure-Argens). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, explore the striking landscape at Vallee Des Sirenes, make a trip to Pont du Roc, and examine the collection at CitroMuseum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Castellane trip builder app.

You can drive from Moustiers Sainte-Marie to Castellane in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Castellane can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. You will leave for home on the 12th (Wed).
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