Brantes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brantes: highlights and tourist information

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Brantes is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 49 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Brantes is 566 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbrun-les-Bains at 9 km and Sault at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brantes, 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 Brantes 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 Brantes

Markets in and near Brantes

  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (15km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (32km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (33km)

More information about Brantes, Provence

Tourist attractions near Brantes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (5km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (50km)
  • Glanum (60km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (33km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (37km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (50km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (27km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (42km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (45km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (45km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (16km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (22km)
  • Colorado Provencal (32km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brantes

Canton: Malaucène

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84390

Distance to Brantes

from Avignon (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 566 km

from Calais: 795 km

from Nice: 164 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 522 km

Getting here

Brantes 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 Brantes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eygaliers, Plaisians, Saint-Leger-du-Ventoux and Savoillan.

This page in French: Visiter Brantes