Buoux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Buoux: highlights and tourist information

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Buoux is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 47 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Buoux is 605 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apt at 5 km and Bonnieux at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Buoux, 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 Buoux 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 Buoux

Markets in and near Buoux

  • Apt: market Saturday (5km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (7km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (11km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (11km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (15km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (18km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (19km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (20km)

More information about Buoux, Provence

Tourist attractions near Buoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (17km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (25km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Louve (6km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (18km)
  • Jarditrain (29km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (29km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (33km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (35km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Colorado Provencal (14km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (16km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (16km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (24km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (32km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (32km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (45km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Buoux

Canton: Bonnieux

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84480

Distance to Buoux

from Avignon (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 605 km

from Calais: 834 km

from Nice: 153 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 559 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apt, Bonnieux, Saignon, Sivergues and Vaugines.

This page in French: Visiter Buoux