Villages and cities of character

Villages and cities of character

Twelve of our villages have obtained the label « Villages et cités de caractère », Villages and cities of character, as they are all blessed with a remarkable architectural heritage and have a population of under 2 000.

To be approved « Villages and cities of character », the villages must make constant efforts regarding:

Villages and cities of character Reception: restaurants with local specialities, accommodation, tourist information bureaus;
Event and leisure activities: crafts, cultural shows, exhibition areas, guided tours, etc.
Environment: enhancement of public areas, reduction of the number of advertising hoardings, restoration of facades among other things.

List of the Villages and cities of character

A Villages and cities of character road

A Villages and cities of character « Villages et cités de caractère » road links these villages with superb views of the most remarkable landscapes in the Alpes de Haute-Provence.

Carte interactive de la route des « Villages et cités de caractère » dans les Alpes de Haute-Provence

 

Seyne-les-Alpes Colmars-les-Alpes Annot Entrevaux Castellane Moustiers-Sainte-Marie Riez Dauphin Cruis Lurs Mane Simiane-la-Rotonde