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> The exceptional views of the mountains
> The traditional village of Vallouise just 300 m from the campsite
> The concept of the Wood & Canvas tents for a truly comfortable stay
Open from 26/05 to 03/10/2016
Camp at 1200 m altitude in the heart of the village of Vallouise,
with exceptional views of the mountains
Mountain, nature, and adventure lovers, this campsite is made for you!
The Indigo Vallouise campsite*** welcomes campers from 26 May onto a beautiful natural site bordered by two rivers in the heart of one of the sunniest regions in France!
Breathe in the fresh air, relax, be together...
Come back from a beautiful hike or a busy day of activities to the calm setting of the campsite and make the most of the quality services: the spacious central lodge, the heated swimming pool, the snack wagon where you can enjoy drinks on the terrace overlooking the mountains...
At the gateway to the Ecrins National Park
6 ha of nature with a 360° view of the mountains
In the heart of the traditional village of Vallouise
20 km from Briancon and 30 km from Serre Chevalier
Camp in the fresh mountain air!
- Set up your tent, caravan, or motorhome on a pitch with stunning views over the mountains or choose rental accommodation with all the comforts: a fully equipped Wood and Canvas tent or an Indigo chalet, the choice is yours!
You can also rent chalets in the winter for family holidays in the snow.
Welcome to Indigo Vallouise campsite for a holiday that is 100% nature and adventure!
Camp on a beautiful natural site at 1200 m altitude, bordered by two mountain streams : the Onde and the Gyr.
The Indigo Vallouise*** Camping Caravaning is located at the entrance of the village of Vallouise on a flat site with incredible views across the mountains. Come and set up your tent, caravan or motorhome on one of the 120 pitches.
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To make your stay on the campsite even more enjoyable, there are a range of services for campers: the camper's corner at reception where you can buy useful and practical camping items, the bread service, fridges and barbecues for hire, a motorhome service area…
Indigo Vallouise campsite has two modern and comfortable washrooms for your use. A baby changing area is available for campers with a baby.
The washrooms are checked and cleaned several times a day. The washrooms are accessible to people with reduced mobility.
Stay at Indigo Vallouise campsite the way you like best!
A Wood & Canvas tent for a really practical stay in the midst of nature or an Indigo Chalet for a cosy stay whatever the season? The choice is yours.
Wood and Canvas" tents
Stay in the mountains in a Wood & Canvas tent and enjoy the fresh air and surrounding environment comfort!
Three models of "Wood and Canvas" tent are available at the Vallouise Indigo Campsite :
- Classic IV Wood and Canvas tent - 4 people
- Classic V Wood and Canvas tent - 5 people
- Cosy Wood & Canvas tent, with a log stove - 5 people
Designed with a wooden frame and floor, they are fully equipped (fridge, camping stove, real bedding with blankets and pillows, tables and chairs, crockery, lamps, etc.). They have a living room that opens onto a wooden terrace with an awning as well as two separate bedrooms. The Cosy Wood & Canvas tent also has a log stove so you can enjoy warm evenings around a fire!
The Indigo Chalet
The Indigo chalet is a beautiful 35 m² bungalow that sleeps up to 6 people.
The chalet is fully equipped and has a lovely 10 m² terrace.
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Useful information: remember to take your duvet or sheets and pillowslips!
Sheets are not provided. You can borrow sheets in situ (sheets and pillowslips) : 9,50 Euros per bed.
New for 2015: towels for hire. €4.50/person.
At Vallouise Indigo Campsite, you will find :
- A friendly reception area with all the information that you need for a great stay and a free Internet point.
- We remind you that spaces are available from 2pm and rented accommodation from 4pm.
- A camper's corner at reception selling a whole range of camping items (tent pegs, torches, matches, ponchos, compasses, etc.).
- A cosy central lodge (open all season), where you can enjoy a coffee, read a book on the region, watch television or play a board game with family and friends
A snack wagon (in July & August) where you can have a drink on the terrace or enjoy a salad or home-made pizza...
Free wifi in the snack wagon area.
- A small grocery shop: you can buy all the basics directly on the campsite and some local products too: jams, honey, fruit juices…
- For a real French breakfast, bread and croissants are available (order in advance).
- A laundry area with washing machine and dryer (tokens on sale at reception)
- A motorhome service point
Available for hire (subject to availability
A range of useful services are available just close to the campsite in the village of Vallouise:
- Bakery 300m away
- Small supermarket 300m away
- Bank and Tourist Information Centre 300m away
Activities and a chance to relax on the campsite...
The Vallouise Indigo Campsite has a new heated pool (open from 13/05 to 28/09) for you to make the most of the sunshine and relax after beautiful walks!
Deck chairs and parasols are available for your use so that you can make the most of the stunning views over the mountains!
You can play tennis, volleyball, table tennis or petanque with family and friends, and smaller children will love the children's playground.
You can also come along to the central lodge for a relaxing break and make the most of the library corner, television area, and board games available for your use.
The activity programme
During the summer, Vallouise Indigo Campsite organises a friendly, nature-themed activity programme, so that you can have a great holiday in the mountains and explore the Hautes Alpes region.
The children's workshops
Every weekday morning in the summer from 05/07 to 29/08, fun, discovery, and manual activities are organized for children aged 5 to 11.
In the daytime
You can take part in family-friendly workshops, including cooking courses featuring mountain plant recipes that you will make with Nathalie, or head out for a ramble with a mountain guide to see some Chamois goats.
In the evenings
Come and join in meal nights where you can meet your fellow campers, open air film nights, a concert, magic or circus-arts show, join in a local themed dinner or a games gala night...
Come along to the activity programme welcome meeting at the end of the afternoon every Sunday in July and August, for a full presentation of the week's activities!
These sociable evenings will also give you the opportunity to meet our local partners.
Explore the Ecrins National Park in the heart of a unique mountain range...
The Vallouise Indigo Campsite, located in the typical mountain village of Vallouise in the Hautes-Alpes region, is an ideal destination for nature, adventure and discovery holidays. In terms of heritage, the village of Vallouise has a real architectural wealth with its buildings decorated with sundials.
Visitor center Vallouise - Place de l'église - 05290 VALLOUISE - Tél : 0810 00 11 12 - http://www.tourisme-lavallouise.com/
The Ecrins National Park
The Ecrins National Park welcomes you to a preserved, wild natural environment, amidst glaciers and a unique mountain range.
The Ecrins National Park abounds with an exceptional and diverse range of wildlife; discover this land of contrasts with the sunny Mediterranean slopes of the Vignettes and the Barre des Ecrins; the magnificent blue thistle and the shy rock jasmine; the brown long-eared bat and the golden eagle...
You can also enjoy a walk alongside mountain streams and larches as you set out to discover the rural village of Dormillouse and its little hamlets, located in the Freissinières valley.
For lovers of adventure
The Vallouise Indigo Campsite is an ideal destination for lovers of adventure and open air sports. It is a perfect base for walks, mountain biking, canoeing trips down the river Onde, white-water rafting on the river Gyr, climbing the Glacier Blanc and Glacier Noir, rock climbing near Ailefroide... or you can even go paragliding and enjoy the stunning views it offers over the valley ... and land just at the foot of the campsite...
RCS Gap - 531 461 366 00027 / AC C05-043540-001 Paris, le 04/07/2013