Gap is the highest prefecture in France, standing at 750m above sea level, and is mainly located in a wide valley surrounded by hills and mountains. The vast reams of green fields, valleys and forest are punctured by dramatic and epic rock formations and faces, perfect for rock climbing.
How to get there
Fly to Grenoble, from which it is approximately a 100km drive
Best time to visit
May - October, when the weather is warmest and conditions driest
Warm Summers, with temperatures ranging from 20-27 degrees celsius