Citadel of Sisteron
Closeup on the Citadel of Sisteron
At an altitude of 500 metres, the Citadel of Sisteron is a historic monument located between Provence and the Dauphiné. With its fortifications, this citadel was seen as a strategic barrier on the road leading from the Alps to the Mediterranean.
Here, you can still see its keep, 13th century wall walk and 14th century ramparts.
Things to do
You can add a visit to the Citadel of Sisteron to your timetable straightaway! When you reach the top, you'll enjoy amazing 360° views that'll take your breath away! A museum with various shows means an opportunity to learn more about this location and its history.
And in the evening you'll really enjoy the delightful Festival des Nuits de la Citadelle.
Montée de la Citadelle, 04200 Sisteron