A lot of interest for cultural activities

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Culture & lifestyle in Haute-Bléone

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Although our valley offers sports and nature, it has a lot to offer in the field of culture. On the spot, you can enjoy in particular the following cultural activities :

  • Art shelter of Andy Goldsworthy: Two sites are situated nearby our valley, an ideal place to spend a day by combining hiking and culture (www.refugedart.fr).
  • Viapac: a transnational route (on foot or by car) between Digne and Cuneo (Italy) decorated with contempory works of art as David Renaud, Joan Fontcuberta, Richard Nonas... For more information www.viapac.eu
  • Foundation Alexandra David-Neel, home of the famous explorer and writer converted into museum – a must-see for fans of Alexandra D.N., of Tibet, of buddhism... This visit may be finished by a real Indian Chaï (Indian spice Tea indien) in the Tearoom « Kalashanti », just in front of the entrance of the foundation, where you can book great massages.
  • Hiking museum of the Geological Reserve of the Haute Provence: a nice and fresh park with picnic areas, the tuff waterfall, the view from the museum, the butterfly garden, the expositions, the ammonites rock –you can spend a day here.
  • The Digne les Bains spa for a dive into warm water or a relaxing moment for a massage, a spa bath with essential oils.

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  • Visit of the Serre farm, biological farm which produces goat cheese offering on-the-spot sale and possibility to visit the cheese factory.
  • Visit of a bio vegetables and wild fruit jam producer, on-the-spot sale.
  • Visit of Marmot workshop : basketwork, wood sculpture.
  • Visit of a Educational apiary with the Ecosphère association.
  • Initiation in geology and fossile workshop.

OUR FAMILY FAVORITE

The pastoral celebration of our valley with barbecue and entertainment around the shepherds, their dogs and flocks . A local celebration around the pastoral life in a splendid natural setting !

This event takes place the first weekend of August - Booking at the town hall for the meal (+33 (0)4 92 34 90 81).

Our region burst of possible activities – do not hesitate to contact us for more information !