Sisteron is a Haute Provence gem, with its citadel, old town and Rocher de Baume overlooking the Durance river. Don’t miss this lovely town on the Napoleon road. Carry on to Digne les Bains where the famous Mées penitents stand proudly before visitors. Learn about the history of these mysterious rocks. And while you’re in Digne les Bains - spa town and capital of the geological reserve - check out the Ammonite Slab.
The area also offers many possibilities for hiking and river swims: the Vanson, Jabron valley, Barles canyons, not to mention fairs and craft markets from spring to autumn.
And don’t forget the Massif des Monges (2,115 m) with peaks, infinite spaces and immense horizons bordered by remarkable sites and cities.