Hautes Alpes

The department is surrounded by the following French departments: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Drôme, Isère, and Savoie. Italy borders it on the east.

Hautes-Alpes is located in the Alps mountain range. The average elevations is over 1000 m, and the highest elevation is over 4000 m. The only three sizable towns are Gap, Briançon, and Embrun, which was the subprefecture until 1926.

The third highest commune in all of Europe is the village of Saint-Véran. Gap and Briançon are the highest prefecture and subprefecture in France.

Source : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hautes-Alpes

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historic center Briançon
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Plaza d'armes Briançon
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Narrow road Briançon
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Family in front of the gate
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Rue du temple Briançon
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War memorial Briançon
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Mont Dauphin, Gestion Sociale des Armées
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Mont Dauphin Centre
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Jeu de boule track Mont Dauphin
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Hill behind Mont Dauphin
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Sur le chemin du Jas-Lacroix
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Les Orres: la piste de grand cabane