Visit Manosque in Haute Provence
Manosque is located in the Durance Valley, south of the Alpes de Haute Provence, a thirty-five miles northeast of Aix-en-Provence. Manosque marks the eastern end of the Luberon massif. With more than 20,000, inhabitants, the largest city of the department. Manosque enjoys a particularly mild climate, sheltered from the Mitral, but it has its beneficial effect with more than 116 days of sunshine per year. Manosque is related to the poet and writer Jean Giono (1895 - 1970), born and died in Manosque, whose work is imbued with the landscape and the nature of the Haute Provence. The old town is pear-shaped and surrounded by boulevards, was reached by four medieval gates: the Porte Saunerie, Porte Aubette , the Porte Guilhempierre and the Porte Soubeyran, the only one still existing.
Find your stay near Manosque
Charming guest house near Forcalquier, in a 17th century farmhouse, a verdant and peaceful haven bordered by two rivers. Swimming pool, Park, Restaurant, Panorama.
• Nearby: Forcalquier, Montagne de Lure, Luberon, Manosque
Four comfortable rooms with a dominant view of the Luberon in a country setting. Table d'hôte and organic garden with many trees, large infinity pool.
• Nearby: Luberon, Lourmarin, Manosque, Aix-en-Provence
Five charming holiday accommodation and a luxury flat in a secluded Provencal hamlet in the Provencal countryside and lavender fields, in Vachères in Haute-Provence, in the Forcalquier and Banon region. Park, Two swimming pools.
• Nearby: Forcalquier, Montagne de Lure, Manosque, Luberon
Three spacious, comfortable and charming guest rooms and a Gîte in a beautiful 18th century Provençal bastide located in Montfort in the Durance Valley. Garden, swimming pool.
• Nearby: Forcalquier, Montagne de Lure, Manosque, Val de Durance