City Facts - Manosque
Manosque is a commune located in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence in the south east of France. Manosque is a historic town with a rich history and home to a network of world-class companies. L'Occitane En Provence was born in this beautiful city and continues to help Manosque prosper.
Oozing charm and character this city is home to an array of museums and attractions making tourism a developing economy in the area. An extremely cultural city, the area prides itself on literature and art.
With the arrival of the International Thermonuclear Experiemental Reactor (ITER) Manosque has risen to become a global player in the industry of energy. The CEA Cadarache, a large research centre in the forefront of energy innovation is also located in the area and continues to bring both tourism and business into the city.
The nearest airport is Marseille Provence Airport and is located 82 kilometres from Manosque centre.