Population : 267h
Elevation : 2040m
the chickens peck at the stars ". This is the slogan of Saint-Véran
"the highest municipality in Europe", hidden right at the end of a little
You won't be disappointed because Saint Véran
is definitely worth the effort !
oldest of these "fustes" is called "le Soum", built back in 1641, which
has now become a museum open to visitors.
Worth visiting :
in the Forannes quarter (€ 3.8 entrance fee)
Old copper mine exhibition (no entrance fee)
Wooden fountains. Sundials
17th century church with its baroque altar piece
Mission Cross. Clausis Chapel
Observatory of Pic de Château-Renard
(3 hour walk from the village) : observation site
and tours of the dome every afternoon from June to September.
Leisure activities :
(38 km of ski runs, 14 ski lifts and 1 chair lift)
Cross-country skiing (55 km of marked runs and itineraries)
Snow shoes. Seal skin hikes
In summer : hiking (GR58, circuit of Queyras)
Pony-trekking. Mountain-biking. Fishing in lakes and rivers
Climbing site (1/2 hour on foot from the Clausis Chapel)
Accommodation and eating out :
3 Refuges-Hiking gîtes. 8 Hotels
2 Bed & breakfast. Furnished rentals.
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