Caumont-sur-Durance tourism and travel guide

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Visit Caumont-sur-Durance: highlights and tourist information

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Caumont-sur-Durance is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Caumont-sur-Durance is 586 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue at 9 km and Luberon Natural Park at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Caumont-sur-Durance, 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 Caumont-sur-Durance 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 Caumont-sur-Durance

Markets in and near Caumont-sur-Durance

  • Le Thor: market Saturday (5km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (8km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (10km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (10km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (12km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (13km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (14km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (14km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (15km)

More information about Caumont-sur-Durance, Provence

Tourist attractions near Caumont-sur-Durance, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (14km)
  • Glanum (15km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (11km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (20km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (35km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (14km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (15km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (15km)
  • Jarditrain (18km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (30km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (42km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (26km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (26km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (33km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (35km)
  • Colorado Provencal (43km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Caumont-sur-Durance

Canton: Cavaillon

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84510

Distance to Caumont-sur-Durance

from Avignon (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 586 km

from Calais: 818 km

from Nice: 188 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

Caumont-sur-Durance 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 Caumont-sur-Durance from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabannes, Chateauneuf-de-Gadagne, Jonquerettes, Le Thor and Noves.

This page in French: Visiter Caumont-sur-Durance