Dentelles de Montmirail tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are a lovely place for hiking

Dentelles de Montmirail is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Dentelles de Montmirail. For detailed visitor information see the Dentelles de Montmirail travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Dentelles de Montmirail in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Barroux at 6 km and Vaison-la-Romaine at 7 km.

Dentelles de Montmirail, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction north-west)

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

See Seguret guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Barroux guide


at 7 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


at 14 km (direction south)

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

See Carpentras guide


at 18 km (direction west)

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

See Naturoptère guide


at 20 km (direction south)

Pernes-les-Fontaines takes its name from the large number of historic fountains in...

See Pernes-les-Fontaines guide


Heritage Site at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Orange guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 21 km (direction west)

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

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at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Nyons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley are...

See Venasque guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come together...

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at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateauneuf-du-Pape guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Aubres guide


at 29 km (direction south)

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a pretty town well known for its rivers and their...

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide

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Markets in and near Dentelles de Montmirail

  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (11km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (16km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (18km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (21km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (21km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (21km)

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Tourist attractions near Dentelles de Montmirail, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (32km)
  • Glanum (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (7km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (32km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (34km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (20km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (24km)
  • Jardin des herbes (34km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (43km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (44km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (0km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (26km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (43km)
  • Colorado Provencal (44km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (35km)

Geography and distances

Dentelles de Montmirail is in the south-east of France at 32 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Dentelles de Montmirail is 560 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dentelles de Montmirail

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: na

Distance to Dentelles de Montmirail

from Avignon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 560 km

from Calais: 790 km

from Nice: 185 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 531 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 Dentelles de Montmirail from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crestet, Gigondas, La Roque-Alric, Lafare, Le Barroux, Malaucene, Rasteau, Sablet, Seguret, Suzette and Vacqueyras.

This page in French: Visiter Dentelles de Montmirail