Crestet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Crestet: highlights and tourist information

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Crestet is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 37 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Crestet is 557 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 3 km and Dentelles de Montmirail at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crestet, 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 Crestet 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 Crestet

Markets in and near Crestet

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (13km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (16km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (21km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (22km)

More information about Crestet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Crestet, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (3km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (33km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (33km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (35km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (29km)
  • Jardin des herbes (33km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (47km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (5km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (27km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (45km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (45km)
  • Colorado Provencal (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Crestet

Canton: Vaison-la-Romaine

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84110

Distance to Crestet

from Avignon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 557 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 184 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 527 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dentelles de Montmirail, Entrechaux, Faucon, Malaucene, Puymeras, Roaix, Saint-Romain-en-Viennois, Seguret, Suzette and Vaison-la-Romaine.

This page in French: Visiter Crestet