Gap is in the (5) Hautes Alpes departement
Map of Gap in the Hautes Alpes
Gap is in the Hautes Alpes department of the Provence-Alpes-Azur regionLocated in the Alps and surrounded by spectacular landscape.
The city of Gap has suffered throughout history for its geographical position. The Romans, Burgundians and others used the area to settle territorial disputes and feuds. Napoleon traced his route through Gap on his march to regain Paris.