• The sundial of Briançonnais - Read more...Open or Close

    These sundials are visible throughout the region of Briançon. Begin your journey to Briançon, then following the valley of the Clarée, Névache, Planpinet; In Vallouise at Argentiere la Bessée. You can also see in the Queyras in Saint-Veran. There are more than 450 in the Hautes Alpes.
    The municipality of Saint Veran is that with most of the sundial. These are often accompanied by a motto in French or Latin, sometimes in dialect. In the region of Piedmont Cadraniers Vallouise painter Giovanni Francesco Zarbula conducted in the mid-nineteenth century some of the most beautiful of them.