Heading out from Gap, the towns and villages of the Southern Alps promise unique travel experiences. Immerse into the everyday life of the welcoming Alpine people as you explore their beautiful heritage and preserved natural scenery. Every place has a story to tell.
BARCELONETTE: MEXICAN CHARM
Famous for its Mexican villas--leftover from the 19th-century migration of Ubayens across the Atlantic--Barcelonnette is a vibrant, welcoming town to discover in every season. At the crossroads of winter ski resorts, the village buzzes with jazz and traditional festivals in the summer.
MONTGENÈVRE: LA DOLCE VITA
Set on the Italian border, Montgenèvre is a mountain village with a bit of Mediterranean flair, offering excellent skiing conditions and abundant sunshine. In winter and summer alike, its wide open spaces are an invitation to revel in the joys of outdoor sports or to simply soak up the views.