Forcalquier

France - Provence - Forcalquier

Camping Forcalquier

Enjoy the taste of Provence at this intimate, quiet family campsite close to the breathtakingly beautiful Parc Régional du Lubéron. It’s the perfect base for nature lovers looking to explore the picturesque surroundings of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. With a mild Mediterranean climate, it’s also ideal for a fun camping holiday with young kids.

Why camping Forcalquier ?

  • Smell the lavender in the air, relax under a fruit tree, stare out across the beautiful Provence & just do absolutely nothing.
  • What’s the perfect way to start your day? With the freshest of rolls and pastries from the local baker of course. They deliver every morning!
  • Fancy a dip? Then cool off in the lovely campsite pool while the youngest splash about in the kids pool right next to it.
  • Children have a blast here, romping around the playground, doing workshops in the kids club or joining in the amusement with the enthusiastic entertainment team!
  • Time for some family fun? Take part in interesting activities such as Provençal cooking lessons and learn to prepare a traditional tapenade or some delicious anchovy puree.
  • Feeling sporty? Play some football, volleyball, ping-pong, tennis or basketball. Or simply hop on a bike and ride off into the stunning surrounding countryside.
  • Built up an appetite? Sit down in the cosy restaurant to savour some excellent home-made cuisine. Take your pick from pizzas and salads, to mouth- watering grilled food and crepes. Alternatively get a tasty take away to eat back at your accommodation.

Tip from the specialist:

"Quiet, intimate campsite in Provence. Just 500 m from the lovely old village of Forcalquier. In the middle of stunning countryside. Wonderful pool and restaurant. Perfect for families with young kids. "

The surrounding area of Forcalquier

Camping Indigo Forcalquier is right by the charming old village of Forcalquier. This wonderful ancient hilltop village is located in the southwest corner of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, 30 km south of Sisteron and about 10 km west of the Durance river and is surrounded by beautifully colourful Provencal countryside filled with lavender fields and olive trees.

Some tips for your holiday at Forcalquier in Forcalquier

  • Stroll just 500 metres from your campsite to the pretty village of Forcalquier. Wander the narrow old streets to Place Saint-Michel and admire the 12th century ""concathedral"" Notre Dame de l'Assomption. Then go to the main Place du Bourguet for a lovely, long, lazy lunch.
  • Fancy swimming in the gorgeous emerald waters of Europe’s largest canyon? Then head for the Gorges of the Verdon river , which borders the Alpes de Haute-Provence department to the south.
  • History lovers go to the ancient town of Manosque (22km). Pass through the impressive 14th century gateways Porte du Soubeyran and the Porte de la Saunerie and then admire the magnificent 13th century Church of Saint-Sauveur, with its beautiful bell tower.
  • Always wanted to know how olive oil is made? Then journey 15km southeast of Foraclaquier to Volx and visit the wonderful eco-museum , where you can learn all about the olive tree’s importance to Mediterranean culture.
  • For that perfect picture postcard view of Provence, go to Sisteron (30km) and climb to the top of the hilltop 13th century citadel. Simply breathtaking!
  • Want to see some of the prettiest hill top villages in France, such as Gordes, Lacoste, Menerbes and Roussillon? Then travel through the magnificent nature area Le Parc naturel régional du Luberon and explore them at your leisure.
  • Admire the stunning countryside from above with an unforgettable trip in a hot air balloon. Take off in Forcalquier and get a birds eye view of beautiful Provence.

Activities & pools

Swimming

  • 1 outdoor pool (from 17/07/2018 until 01/10/2018 (incl.)) (heated)
  • 1 children's pool (from 17/07/2018 until 01/10/2018 (incl.)) (heated)
  • swimming cap not mandatory
  • swimming shorts allowed
  • sunbeds in the pool area are free of charge
  • parasols in the pool area are free of charge

Sports and playing

  • small playground
  • jeu de boules
  • mini football
  • table tennis
  • tennis: in the neighbourhood (1 outdoor court)
  • volleyball

Entertainment

  • animation target customer(s): toddlers, kids, teens and adults
  • animation period: from 17/07/2018 until 31/08/2018 (incl.)
  • entertainment languages: English and French

Facilities

Eating and drinking

  • restaurant (from 17/07/2018 until 01/10/2018 (incl.))
  • take-away

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  • reception: credit cards are accepted: Mastercard and Visa
  • wifi: only in the central area (free of charge)
  • grocery shop (from 17/07/2018 until 01/10/2018 (incl.))
  • barbecue facilities: gas barbecue not allowed, carbon barbecue not allowed, electric barbecue allowed

Accommodations

Mobile home

  • surface area of the mobile home: 27 m², excluding the terrace
  • partly covered porch
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • mandatory central parking lot
  • heating (in lounge and bedrooms)
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 16:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 16:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • pets not allowed
  • deposit is 140 € (cash or credit card)

Bali mobile home

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Glamping

  • surface of the safari tent: 20 m², excluding the terrace
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 16:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 16:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • pets not allowed
  • deposit is 140 € (cash or credit card)

Safari tent (other)

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Pitch

  • up to 6 persons
  • surface area of the pitch: 100 sqm
  • 10 ampère
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • 3 pets allowed
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 14:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 12:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 14:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 12:00

Pitch

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Bali mobile home

Holiday home Bali

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Specific details

  • surface area of the mobile home: 27 m², excluding the terrace
  • partly covered porch
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • mandatory central parking lot
  • heating (in lounge and bedrooms)
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 16:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 16:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • pets not allowed
  • deposit is 140 € (cash or credit card)

Bookable extras

  • extra tent 17/07/2018 up to 01/09/2018: 3,50 € per unit per night
  • bed linen (per person) 8,00 € per person per time
  • towels 4,50 € per person per time
  • optional final cleaning (paid at campsite) 70,00 € per unit per stay

Sitting outside

  • garden furniture: 6 garden seats and 1 garden table
  • parasol

Cooking and living

  • fully equiped kitchen with:
  • small fridge
  • coffee machine
  • microwave
  • kettle
  • hob (4 gasrings)

Sleeping

  • 1st bedroom with 1 double bed (1,40 x 1,90 m)
  • 2nd bedroom with 1 single bed (0,70 x 1,90 m) and bunk beds (0,70 x 1,90 m)
  • woollen blankets and pillows are provided

Bathroom and toilet

  • bathroom provided with shower and sink
  • separate toilet

Safari tent (other)

Specific details

  • surface of the safari tent: 20 m², excluding the terrace
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 16:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 16:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 10:00
  • pets not allowed
  • deposit is 140 € (cash or credit card)

Bookable extras

  • extra tent 17/07/2018 up to 01/09/2018: 3,50 € per unit per night
  • bed linen (per person) 8,00 € per person per time
  • towels 4,50 € per person per time
  • optional final cleaning (paid at campsite) 70,00 € per unit per stay

Sitting outside

  • garden furniture: 6 garden seats, 2 lounge chairs and 1 garden table
  • parasol

Cooking and living

  • fully equiped kitchen with:
  • small fridge
  • coffee machine
  • hob (2 gasrings)

Sleeping

  • 1st sleeping compartment with 1 double bed (1,40 x 1,90 m)
  • 2nd sleeping compartment with 2 single beds (0,80 x 1,90 m)
  • woollen blankets and pillows are provided

Pitch

Specific details

  • up to 6 persons
  • surface area of the pitch: 100 sqm
  • 10 ampère
  • sun and shade
  • subsoil: grass
  • 3 pets allowed
  • check in from 17/07/2018 till 01/09/2018 between 14:00 and 19:30 - check out between 08:30 and 12:00
  • check in from 01/09/2018 till 02/10/2018 between 14:00 and 18:00 - check out between 08:30 and 12:00

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