Digne-les-Bains is situated approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Cannes and 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Nice.
Be sure to check out Digne Cathedral or the Musee Alexandra David-Neel while you are here.
To find out why so many people decide on Provence as a holiday spot, ensure you and your family see a bit more of the region. Sisteron, is 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the southeast. Go there to enjoy the Sisteron Cathedral and Sisteron Citadel.
Around 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast of Digne-les-Bains is Allos, an important regional center and the home of Pont de Labrau Ski Lift, L'Aiguille Ski Lift and LaChaup Ski Lift. La Chaup Gondola, L'Observatoire and Marin Pascal Ski Lift are also good places to spend time.
In addition to city parks, the nature havens in the vicinity of Digne-les-Bains offer a wonderful insight into the animals and plants that flourish in the area. Nature lovers will love the Reserve Naturelle Geologique de Haute-Provence in Digne-les-Bains, about 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
If the weather isn't ideal, don't panic, Provence features plenty of indoor art museums, history museums and art galleries, that will keep you and your family entertained and dry. History enthusiasts will enjoy the area's fabulous old towns, castles and fortresses.
For those who feel it's important to pick up knowledge as well as happy snaps on their travels, this region offers a range of specialized activities, such as culinary tours, guided nature walks and city walking tours. The Provence area provides a number of gentle ways to enjoy the great outdoors, such as bird watching and cycling.
As you finish your trip, pack your traveling bag and wish Digne-les-Bains a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).