Departement of the Alpes de Haute Provence - Pop.: 50 inh.

puce Between Apt (22 km) andForcalquier (37km). From Apt take the D22 for 15km to the North west in the direction of Banon then turn right.

Surrounded by sumptuous landscapes, Oppedette is a small village perched on a rocky promontory, with just 50 residents, the village is set within a wild landscape of rocks and gorges sculpted by the Calavon river which have created the "Oppedette Canyon".

Approaching the village by the the road from Vachères, it will seem that Oppedette springs out of the rocks. The cluster of houses are in complete harmony with the environment, and great care has been taken to conserve the rustic and authentic character during the restoration of the houses.

ut on your walking shoes and you'll be able to discover the picturesque surroundings. The main footpaths GR4 and GR6 cross above the gorge... Don't miss the viewpoint which can be reached up a charming path and which offers magnificent views over the surrounding countryside.


puce What to see:

Gorges du Calavon.


puce Leisure activities:

Climbing. Hiking.


puce Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast. Holiday rentals. Rural gite.


puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Simiane la Rotonde (6km), Vachères (8km).