Jausiers is a village with plenty of culture and history, which is at the gateway to the Mercantour National Park. La Mexicaine is situated along the river ‘ l’Ubaye’ at circa 200m of the picturesque village.
In the summer ‘le Plan d’eau de Siguret’, an artificial lake is at the end of the road. This is the attraction of the village (with supervised area)...
The town of Barcelonnette is the capital of the valley at an altitude of 1135m and has a historical character as a mountainous. Manuel square, surrounded by coloured façades, is the heart of the historical centre and also the centre of all the activities. Dominated by the Cardinalis tower from the 15th century, there are plenty of cosy terraces and bistros. Further around the square you can discover the traffic-free streets full of interesting shops. In the museum of the valley you can find out more about the history of the emigration to Mexico. Upon a walking tour you can discover the numerous large Mexican villas in this small town.