Faucon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faucon: highlights and tourist information

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Faucon is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 43 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Faucon is 554 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 6 km and Nyons at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faucon, 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 Faucon 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 Faucon

Markets in and near Faucon

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (15km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (21km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (24km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Faucon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Faucon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (14km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (6km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (32km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (34km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (39km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (44km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (28km)
  • Jardin des herbes (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (11km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (28km)
  • Colorado Provencal (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faucon

Canton: Vaison-la-Romaine

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84110

Distance to Faucon

from Avignon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 554 km

from Calais: 783 km

from Nice: 181 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 521 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvoisin, Benivay-Ollon, Crestet, Entrechaux, Merindol-les-Oliviers, Mirabel-Aux-Baronnies, Mollans-sur-Ouveze, Piegon, Pierrelongue, Propiac, Puymeras and Saint-Romain-en-Viennois.

This page in French: Visiter Faucon