Blauvac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Venasque at 6 km from Blauvac

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Blauvac 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 Blauvac in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Venasque at 6 km and Le Beaucet at 8 km.

Blauvac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Venasque

Venasque

Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Venasque guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 8 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Beaucet guide
Abbey of Senanque

Abbey of Senanque

Abbey at 11 km (direction south)

Senanque Abbey is a roman style abbey in Provence surrounded by lavender fields and...

See Abbey of Senanque guide
Pernes-les-Fontaines

Pernes-les-Fontaines

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Carpentras

Carpentras

at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Carpentras guide
Gordes

Gordes

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south)

The exceptionally pretty-village of Gordes is also one of the most visited villages in...

See Gordes guide
Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Village des Bories

Village des Bories

at 14 km (direction south)

The Village des Bories, near Gordes in Provence, is a fascinating group of ancient...

See Village des Bories guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 14 km (direction north-west)

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

See Le Barroux guide
The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

Scenery at 16 km (direction south-east)

The Ochre mines of Roussillon are eroded into beautiful colours and shapes and fascinating...

See The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon guide
Roussillon

Roussillon

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-east)

As well as the orange houses of the village you can explore the ancient...

See Roussillon guide
L\'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

at 17 km (direction south-west)

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

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide
Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists than many...

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Sault

Sault

at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is also a...

See Sault guide

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Markets in and near Blauvac

  • Bedoin: market Monday (10km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (12km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (16km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (20km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (21km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Blauvac, Provence

Tourist attractions near Blauvac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (17km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (33km)
  • Glanum (40km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (13km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (25km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (54km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (8km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (26km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (34km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (36km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (39km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (45km)
  • Jardin des herbes (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (11km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (20km)
  • Colorado Provencal (26km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (30km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (56km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (54km)
 
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Geography and distances

Blauvac is in the south-east of France at 32 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Blauvac is 579 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blauvac

Canton: Mormoiron

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84570

Distance to Blauvac

from Avignon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 579 km

from Calais: 809 km

from Nice: 170 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 543 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 Blauvac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Malemort-du-Comtat, Mazan, Methamis, Mormoiron, Venasque and Villes-sur-Auzon.

This page in French: Visiter Blauvac