Chateaurenard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateaurenard: highlights and tourist information

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Chateaurenard is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 77 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Chateaurenard is 585 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Avignon at 8 km and Papal Palace, Avignon at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateaurenard, 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 Chateaurenard 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 Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near Chateaurenard

Markets in and near Chateaurenard

Market days in Chateaurenard: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (0km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (7km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (9km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (10km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (12km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (13km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (16km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (16km)

More information about Chateaurenard, Provence

Tourist attractions near Chateaurenard, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (10km)
  • Glanum (10km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (8km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (19km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (28km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (7km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (14km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (16km)
  • Jarditrain (25km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (37km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (40km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (31km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (37km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (42km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (43km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateaurenard

Canton: Châteaurenard

Arrondissement: Arles

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13160

Distance to Chateaurenard

from Marseille (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 585 km

from Calais: 817 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

Chateaurenard is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into the airport at Marseille or drive from the UK with a journey time of around 10-11 hours. For driving distances to Chateaurenard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eyragues, Maillane, Noves, Rognonas and Verquieres.

This page in French: Visiter Chateaurenard