Unmissable tourist sites
Briançon Travel guide
Briançon : Michelin's recommendations
Europe's highest town (1 321m) at the crossroads of four valleys, Briançon is a favourite with winter sports fans but also offers visitors the charm of a town perched high in the mountains with a definite medieval appearance.
Tourist attractions Briançon : Things to see and do
F - 05100 Briançon
Who hasn't dreamt of one day traversing the Alps from end to end, from pass to pass, from one sea to the other, from Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean? The southern part of the route begins at the Col du Lautaret and continues into the southern Alps..
F - 05100 Briançon
The Queyras is an isolated hinterland. A geographical, historical and cultural entity, it became a protected park in 1977. Its villages such as st-Veran are among Europe’s highest (average altitude here is 2 200m), and its charm combines vast space..
avenue René Froger F - 05100 Briançon
A number of mountain walks are possible from the summit (alt. 2 566m) and you will be assured of splendid panoramic views! You can return via Chantemerle or towards Puy-Saint-Pierre via the Notre-Dame-des-Neiges chapel.
3 Avenue Général de Gaulle F - 05100 Briançon
Prix Prices from : 44 €
Hotel Mont-Brison, in Briançon, sits 200 metres from the city centre and the cable car and 400 metres from the railway station. The casino is 100 metres away. All of the rooms at the Hotel Mont-Brison are en suite with shower or bath and have a priv..
5 Avenue René Froger F - 05100 Briançon
Located just 2 minutes from Briancon city centre, just metres from the cable cars. This charming guesthouse is set amongst beautiful woods and offers an on site kayak and rafting school. Guestrooms at Auberge Le Mont Prorel are decorated with warm w..
3 Avenue René Froger F - 05100 Briançon
Set in Serre Chevalier valley, the chalet style Residence L’Aigle Bleu is right next to the ski tracks. It has furnished apartments overlooking the Southern Alps, and a wellness centre. All of the apartments at L’Aigle Bleu have either a balcony or ..
2 rte de Gap F - 05100 Briançon
This pretty mill on the banks of the Guisane River is run by a young Franco-Australian couple who are in love with gastronomy. Sharon concocts a lovely seasonal cuisine of meticulous and tasty dishes, and Jimmy will delight you with his delicious, de..
26 Grande-Rue F - 05100 Briançon
In the Cité Vauban, this former butcher's shop remains devoted to top-notch ingredients. Freshness is the watchword of the chef, a true cook, who knows how to bring out the flavours of his ingredients. His wife is in charge on the restaurant floor, e..
4 r. Centrale F - 05100 Briançon