Aurons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aurons: highlights and tourist information

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Aurons is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 44 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Aurons is 616 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salon-de-Provence at 6 km and Menerbes at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aurons, France: places to visit and attractions

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

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


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Map of places to visit near Aurons

Markets in and near Aurons

  • Mallemort: market Friday (7km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (9km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (19km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (20km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (20km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (20km)
  • Berre-l'Etang: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (21km)
  • Istres: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)

More information about Aurons, Provence

Tourist attractions near Aurons, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aurons.

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (30km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (40km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (44km)
  • Chateau d'If (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (28km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (40km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (42km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eguilles (19km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (20km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (21km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (28km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (31km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (37km)
  • Jarditrain (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (44km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (11km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (11km)
  • Colorado Provencal (39km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (6km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aurons

Canton: Pélissanne

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13121

Distance to Aurons

from Marseille (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 616 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 170 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 582 km

Getting here

Aurons is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into the airport at Marseille or drive from the UK with a journey time of around 10-11 hours. For driving distances to Aurons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleins, La Barben, Lamanon, Pelissanne, Salon-de-Provence and Vernegues.

This page in French: Visiter Aurons