Aubignan tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Carpentras at 5 km from Aubignan

Visit Aubignan: highlights and tourist information

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Aubignan is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aubignan in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Carpentras at 5 km and Le Barroux at 7 km.

Aubignan, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Carpentras

Carpentras

at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a 'tourist...

See Carpentras guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views...

See Le Barroux guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide
Pernes-les-Fontaines

Pernes-les-Fontaines

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

Pernes-les-Fontaines takes its name from the large number of historic fountains in...

See Pernes-les-Fontaines guide
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Seguret

Seguret

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now classified among...

See Seguret guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 15 km (direction south-east)

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come together...

See Le Beaucet guide
Venasque

Venasque

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-east)

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley are...

See Venasque guide
Chateauneuf-du-Pape

Chateauneuf-du-Pape

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Chateauneuf-du-Pape is a pretty village in Vaucluse, overlooked by a ruined castle...

See Chateauneuf-du-Pape guide
Vaison-la-Romaine

Vaison-la-Romaine

at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide
Naturoptère

Naturoptère

at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction...

See Naturoptère guide
Orange

Orange

Heritage Site at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Orange is best known for its Roman monuments such as the very...

See Orange guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 18 km (direction west)

The Antique Theatre in Orange is one of the best preserved Roman...

See Ancient Theatre of Orange guide
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

at 20 km (direction south)

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a pretty town well known for its rivers and their...

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide
Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The highlight of your visit to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is the wooded valley and...

See Fontaine-de-Vaucluse guide

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Markets in and near Aubignan

  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (11km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (12km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (12km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (17km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Aubignan, France

What to do at Aubignan? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aubignan.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (23km)
  • Glanum (38km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (16km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (21km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (39km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (16km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (34km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (38km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (38km)
  • Jardin des herbes (39km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (9km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (25km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (41km)
  • Colorado Provencal (42km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (47km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (38km)
 
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Geography and distances

Aubignan is in the south-east of France at 24 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Aubignan is 567 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aubignan

Canton: Carpentras-Nord

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84810

Distance to Aubignan

from Avignon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 567 km

from Calais: 798 km

from Nice: 185 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 541 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - coming by car to the region takes about 10 hours from the cross-channel ferry ports. For driving distances to Aubignan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumes-de-Venise, Carpentras, La Roque-Alric, Lafare, Le Barroux, Loriol-du-Comtat, Saint-Hippolyte-le-Graveyron, Sarrians and Vacqueyras.

This page in French: Visiter Aubignan

 
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