Buisson tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vaison-la-Romaine at 8 km from Buisson

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 8 km and Seguret at 8 km.

Buisson, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Seguret guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


at 15 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle in the old...

See Nyons guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Naturoptère guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Drome department

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan you will...

See Grignan guide


at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further explore the...

See Aubres guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Barroux guide


Heritage Site at 22 km (direction south-west)

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

See Orange guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 22 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ancient Theatre of Orange guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are just some...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Carpentras guide


at 28 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateauneuf-du-Pape guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds further to the...

See Le Poet-Laval guide

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Markets in and near Buisson

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (10km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (12km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (20km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (22km)

More information about Buisson, Provence

Tourist attractions near Buisson, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (23km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (25km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (40km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (44km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (23km)
  • Jarditrain (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (12km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (37km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (37km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (39km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km)
  • Colorado Provencal (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (25km)

Geography and distances

Buisson is in the south-east of France at 39 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Buisson is 548 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buisson

Canton: Vaison-la-Romaine

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84110

Distance to Buisson

from Avignon (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 548 km

from Calais: 778 km

from Nice: 193 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 523 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 Buisson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cairanne, Rasteau, Roaix, Saint-Maurice-sur-Eygues, Saint-Roman-de-Malegarde, Tulette, Vaison-la-Romaine, Villedieu, Vinsobres and Visan.

This page in French: Visiter Buisson