Bonnieux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bonnieux in Vaucluse

Visit Bonnieux: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Less visited than some of the Luberon villages, the upper town in Bonnieux and the views from the top of the hill make it very pleasant to visit

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Bonnieux. For detailed visitor information see the Bonnieux travel guide.

Bonnieux is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Bonnieux is 604 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Lourmarin at 8 km and Lourmarin at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bonnieux, 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 Bonnieux in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vaucluse

Map of places to visit near Bonnieux

Markets in and near Bonnieux

  • Lourmarin: market Friday (8km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (9km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (9km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (11km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (14km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (15km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (19km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (21km)

More information about Bonnieux, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bonnieux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (39km)
  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (38km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (12km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (13km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (21km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Louve (0km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (21km)
  • Jarditrain (26km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (28km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (30km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (39km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (41km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (42km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (43km)

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 (18km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (25km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (37km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (37km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonnieux

Canton: Bonnieux

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84480

Distance to Bonnieux

from Avignon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 604 km

from Calais: 834 km

from Nice: 158 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

Bonnieux is in the south-east of France. 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 Bonnieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buoux, Goult and Lacoste.

This page in French: Visiter Bonnieux