Gigondas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gigondas: highlights and tourist information

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Gigondas is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 28 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Gigondas is 560 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Gigondas, 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 Gigondas 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 Gigondas

Markets in and near Gigondas

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (13km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (13km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (15km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (16km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (19km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (19km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (19km)

More information about Gigondas, Provence

Tourist attractions near Gigondas, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (27km)
  • Glanum (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (28km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (28km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (32km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (20km)
  • Jardin des herbes (32km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (39km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (45km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (45km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (5km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (29km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (38km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (41km)
  • Colorado Provencal (47km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gigondas

Canton: Beaumes-de-Venise

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84190

Distance to Gigondas

from Avignon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 560 km

from Calais: 790 km

from Nice: 188 km

from Bordeaux: 449 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumes-de-Venise, Dentelles de Montmirail, La Roque-Alric, Lafare, Sablet, Saint-Hippolyte-le-Graveyron, Seguret, Suzette, Vacqueyras and Violes.

This page in French: Visiter Gigondas