Artificial bathing lakes

Artificial bathing lakes

A number of artificial bathing lakes for fun and relaxation for all ages. Most offer, apart from supervized swimming, games for kids, pedalos, windsurfers, picnic areas or a restaurant. The quality of the water is monitored regularly. Walking trails or even a fishing lake are often to be found nearby and plantations give shady areas on the banks perfect for a « Provencal » siesta to the sound of the cicadas.

Artificial bathing lakes

Les Ferréols in Digne-les-Bains

A water leisure park on the banks of the Bléone river offering offers a number of activities for children: sailing on the lake, mini golf.

The bathing lake of around one hectare, surrounded by grass and a beach with deck-chairs for hire, is ideal for swimming and a rest. Not far away, there is a fishing lake for keen fishermen.

Les Marres in Sisteron

Only for bathing, this 5 000 m2 lake, five minutes from the town centre, has a games area with a mini golf, a skate park and a fitness trail.

Artificial bathing lakesLes Buissonnades in Oraison

Three little lakes on a surface area of 18 ha for swimming or fishing and the ideal place to walk along a botany tral showing the plant varieties which grow near water.

Les Vannades in Manosque

Just a few kilometres from the historical centre, les Vannades offers all the activities of a family bathing lake: picnic area, nature walks and trails, mini golf, badmington, petanque and a children’s playground. Swimming is supervized and there is access for invalids.

Leisure park in the Val d’Allos

In a lush green setting at an altitude of 1 400 m, this 15 000 m2 bathing lake has a water toboggan, games for children, archery with an instructor, mini golf, pedalo, trampoline and tennis courts. The little extra: day care centre for children from 6 months to 4.

Artificial bathing lakes Lac du Lauzet on the UbayeLac du Lauzet on the Ubaye

Charming advantage of the little village of Le Lauzet sur Ubaye, the lac du Lauzet is set in lush green surroundings at the foot of the mountain.
The trees and peaks around are reflected in the clear, transparent water, a breath-taking sight.

A good place to swim with a refreshment area on the equipped and supervized beach in July and August, it is also very popular for family fishing and kayaking and pedalos.

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