The school will be held on the site of the Observatoire de Haute Provence (OHP), near the village of Saint Michel l'Observatoire.
A bus service is organized by the school. The bus will be identified with a panel "OHP".
Departure : Saturday 28 May from OHP to reach :
In addition, transport logistics can be organized with participants vehicles, more information will be communicated in due course.
If you do not choose the bus service organized by the school, you can go to either to Aix-en-Provence or Marseille, before reaching Manosque by train or bus where we will pick you (at your demand), or you can book a taxi within OHP agreements.
Specify all the information about of your arrival and departure in the questionnaire so that we can advise you.
your own vehicle, use maps (Michelin or Mappy). Please, comply with the terms of access to OHP. Be aware that the guest house is located on a site of astronomical observation, hence you must drive your vehicle with pilot light exclusively.
More information on the site of the OHP
Accommodation : Participants will be accommodated primarily in the guest house Maison Jean Perrin (MJP) and in its Annex. Solely the sheets and towels are provided (do not forget to take your soaps, toothpaste, etc ...).
A limited number
of rooms may be booked at the hotel (Hotel l'Observatoire) or at guest
houses in the village or nearby. If you choose these solutions you will pay your living expenses on site (food and lodging).
It is strongly recommended to bring comfortable shoes for stony paths, sun protection and a flashlight, for daily walks within the site.