Guillestre, the gateway to the Queyras Regional Park, is a 100% natural destination for all the family! Ideally positioned in between the Queyras Regional Park and the Ecrins National Park, Guillestre will surprise you with its vibrancy and its quirky entertainments that are on offer all year round thanks to an original concept known as Ateliers Consom’acteurs. It is a tourist destination par excellence and a winner at the EDEN 2015 competition.
Unique treasures to be discovered
A destination for all the family
Guillestre also offers you a unique way to discover the mountains, thanks to Ateliers Consom'Acteurs. The producers and artisans of the Guillestrois and its surroundings open their doors to you, revealing the secrets of their crafts: cheese moulding, milking the cows and feeding the calves, milking the goats and feeding the kids, honey, natural cosmetics, gathering and cooking with mountain plants, bobbin lacemaking, wood sculpture... More than 30 original workshops are available throughout the entire year.
If you are coming with the family and you have younger children, you are sure to appreciate the «Baby friendly» label accommodation sites that adhere to a very precise code of practice and provide childcare facilities, as well as other services for kids on request that make all the difference!
The « Potes de marmoT’s » Festival, the biggest festival for young people in the Hautes-Alpes, runs for 3 days during the month of August and offers a high-quality selection of shows for young people. This event will make a lasting impression on your children!
Pedestrian streets, tree-lined squares, fountains, terraces and the wonderful landscapes of Alpes du Sud.
An amazing setting with thousands of colours, shaped by man and nature.