7 days in French Alps Itinerary

7 days in French Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Castellane
— 2 nights
2
Moustiers Sainte-Marie
— 3 nights

2
nights
Castellane

Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Get out of town with these interesting Castellane side-trips: Cascade de la Lance (in Colmars) and Lac d'Allos (in Allos). Next up on the itinerary: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, take in the views from Pont du Roc, examine the collection at Maison Nature & Patrimoines, and make a trip to Chapelle Notre Dame du Roc.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Castellane trip itinerary site.

Syracuse, USA to Castellane is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Syracuse to Castellane, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Syracuse in June, you will find days in Castellane are a bit warmer (84°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Moustiers Sainte-Marie.

Things to do in Castellane

Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Cascade de la Lance, Lac d'Allos
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Climbing Tours

3
nights
Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Moustiers Sainte-Marie ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): examine the collection at Musee de la Faience, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame de Beauvoir, then cruise along Route des Cretes La Palud, then explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon, and finally experience rural life at Ferme des Fabrigoules. On the next day, admire the striking features of Fontaine de la Colonne, then make a trip to Plateau de Valensole, then stop by Lavande Angelvin, and finally make a trip to Centre Ville.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Moustiers Sainte-Marie trip planner.

Getting from Castellane to Moustiers Sainte-Marie by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 59°F. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Valensole, Fontaine de la Colonne, Route des Cretes La Palud, Les Gorges du Verdon
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Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Route des Cretes La Palud ©
Route des Cretes La Palud
Notre Dame de Beauvoir ©
Notre Dame de Beauvoir