GPS coordinates :

(ou : Notre-Dame de Ségriès)
Route de Riez,
F-04360, Moustiers-Ste-Marie
Longitude : 06° 10’ 30’’ E
Latitude : 43° 51’ 22’’
Altitude : 730 m;

How to get to le Monastère de Ségriès ?


  • Railway station : Aix-TGV (95 km) – Manosque (40 km) – Mézel (30 km)
  • Airports : Marseille – Provence (110 km); Nice (150 km)
  • Cities : Aix-en-Provence (80 km); Manosque and Digne-Les-Bains (40 km); Nice (150 km), Lyon and Genève (350 km)

By public transport

From Marseille or Aix-en-Provence, take the number 27 LER regional express bus to the town of Riez (9km away from the monastery). Digne-Les-Bains and Manosque: Buses every day except Sunday.

Nearest train stations: Aix TGV (95km), Manosque (40km), Mézel (30km) for the ‘train des Pignes’ Nice to Digne scenic route.

We can arrange minibus transfers between the monastery and stations/airports or other rendez-vous points.

By car

From Lyon and Avignon

Take A7 Motorway (autoroute) from Avignon, which turns into the A8 just before Aix-en-Provence, then take the A51 to Gap-Sisteron, exit at Jct. 18 for Manosque. *At the first round about go right(direction Gréoux-Les-Bains/Vinon-sur Verdon), straight over the next round about, then over the bridge that crosses the Durance river and straight over the round about on the D6 to Valensole, for 12km. Roughly 2km before Valensole, take a left to Digne-Les-Bains. After 15km, at the junction, turn right and take the D953 to Puimoisson. As you arrive in Puimoisson, take the D56 to Moutiers-Sainte-Marie for 5km and turn left at the T-junction onto the D952 Moutiers-Sainte-Marie for 2km. On your right you will see ‘L’Ateliers des Cigales’, 100m after turn left onto the private drive when you see the sign for‘Monastère de Ségriès’.

From Geneva

N201 towards Annecy, A41 via Chambéry, Grenoble then N75 to Sisteron, then A51 motor way exiting at Manosque (Jct. 18). *Then, see above for directions from Manosque to Monastère de Ségriès under ‘From Lyon to Avignon’.

From Nice

Take the A8 motorway(Autoroute A8)to Marseille/Aix-en-Provence and exit at Jct.36 to Le Muy and Draguignan. Before you get to Draguignan, take a left to Flayosc, then on towards Salernes, Aupsand, finally, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie. At the foot of the village, take the D952 to Riez for roughly 5km. At the sign for le ‘Monastère de Ségriès’, turn right and continue up the private drive.


  • Address

    Annemarie et Dhruv Bhandari-Desmet
    Monastère de Ségriès
    Route de Riez
    04360, Moustiers-Ste-Marie

  • Phone

    0033/(0)6 78 75 61 98

  • Spoken languages

    French, English, German, Dutch, Spanish, Hindi.

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