For a Summer adventure this year set off and explore this magnificent region of France: the Hautes-Alpes. Here we have one of our 3 Star campsites where Les Castels can accommodate you: At Les Princes d’Orange  you will be welcomed at the campsite by an exceptional, surrounding panoramic view.

Between fields of lavender and the gentle sweetness of the sun, you will enjoy a dream holiday in this region of France !

Between the region Rhône-Alpes-Auvergne and the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, take time to discover the regional natural reserve of Baronnies Provençal and it’s unique landscapes.

The beauty of the landscapes

Stretching over 1787km of flora and fauna including many protected animal species nature lovers will be amazed by its beauty and indulge in the soft warm colours. The fields of lavender extend as far as the eye can see bringing pleasure to everyone ! Young and old, you will be overwhelmed by so much beauty. For the sporty ones, there are hiking trails to discover the region more  closely. Indeed, the regional natural reserve of the Provençal Baronies is rich in trail paths: you will come across charming small villages amongst large flowering areas where  lavender and  sunshine meet ! Between Vercors, the Drôme, the Mont Ventoux, Préalpes and the valley of la Durance, the Baronnies form an area situated well away from the main roads and traffic.

The surrounding cities are as magnificent as the towns: Sisteron, Dieulefit, Grignan, Valréas, Vaison-la-Romaine and Veynes.

Purple fields in France with mountains behind

Purple fields in France with mountains behind

… Food lovers of the region ! 

Whilst at Sisteron you will be fortunate enough  to taste the Provençal specialities, for example, honey from Provence, fougasse,  Provencal stew and the delights of white nougat. If one of your favourite activities during the holidays is to stroll through markets enjoying not only the visual aspects but your taste buds as well , you certainly won’t be disappointed ! Markets on Saturdayac mornings and also at night, here you will have more than plenty to do ! So, what does one find at the stalls of the merchants ? Some delicatessens, various local cheeses , honey and also fresh fruit juices … It really is a mix between tradition and every day lifestyle of the locals of the region that make the markets such a welcoming  experience !

Fresh focaccia from the bakery

Fresh focaccia from the bakery

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