Who are we?

A brief description of the Tourist Office

  • Non-profit law of 1901 associationcreated in 1933
  • Classified 2*
  • Under the responsibility of the Communauté de Communes Pays de Forcalquier – Montagne de Lure who has delegated the management of the 3 reception points: Forcalquier, Lurs and Saint-Etienne-Les-Orgues
  • Managed by a Board and a bureau of elected representatives, economic partners and associations


A few figures for the Tourist Office

  • 90 000 visitors a year in the 3 branch offices
  • 190 000 visitors a year on the www.forcalquier.com site
  • 110 fans /925 likes on facebook (1091 friends on our profile page)
  • 20 000 documents published every year
  • Our 3 branch offices are open 4 000 hours a year (600 days)
  • Over 300 members


Tourist office values


  • Being responsible

Tourists are considered as actors when they are on the territory. Our duty is to inform them that they may fragilise the natural surroundings and, above all, that they must protect the area they use during their stay

  • Sharing

Sharing Haute-Provence means sharing its know-how, passions and lifestyle with visitors

  • Easy access for all

Tourism beyond handicaps: a region which can be accessed by everyone

  • Improving

The quality approach: carried out whatever the tools, flexible schedules and procedures to be set up to give visitors a better welcome

  • Helping

The tourist office gives its support to project initiates, networks of partners being set up and any new initiatives in the region (edit)










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