Graveson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Graveson in Bouches-du-Rhone

Photo is of Saint-Remy-de-Provence at 8 km from Graveson

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Graveson is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Remy-de-Provence at 8 km and Tarascon at 10 km.

Graveson, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction south-east)

The historic monuments here are a testament to St-Remy-de-Provence's claim to be one of...

See Saint-Remy-de-Provence guide


at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

Tarascon is a pleasant town with a substantial castle on the Rhone river, well...

See Tarascon guide
Chateau de Tarascon

Chateau de Tarascon

Castle at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Tarascon is an imposing 15th century castle on the banks of...

See Chateau de Tarascon guide
Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence

Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence

at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

The Carrieres de Lumieres is a sound and light spectacle based around famous artists...

See Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence guide


at 11 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

Beaucaire is well situtaed for exploring the popular towns of Arles, Nimes and Avignon...

See Beaucaire guide


Heritage Site at 11 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Pope's Palace, the Pont d'Avignon and an attractive town centre make Avignon very...

See Avignon guide
Château des Baux-de-Provence

Château des Baux-de-Provence

Castle at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The Château des Baux-de-Provence is a remarkable ruined castle above the village of Les...

See Château des Baux-de-Provence guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The village of Baux-de-Provence is small but exceptionally picturesque, and has beautiful views across...

See Baux-de-Provence guide
Papal Palace, Avignon

Papal Palace, Avignon

Castle at 12 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Papal Palace in Avignon is the most imposing gothic palace in Europe...

See Papal Palace, Avignon guide
Avignon Bridge

Avignon Bridge

Bridge at 12 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Pont Saint-Benezet is the remaining part of the bridge on the Rhone in...

See Avignon Bridge guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gard department

Losing out in visitor numbers to famous Avignon across the river, in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon you...

See Villeneuve-les-Avignon guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

This town near Arles has a small historic centre to explore when you are...

See Fontvieille guide
Luberon Natural Park

Luberon Natural Park

Natural Parc at 21 km (direction east), in the Vaucluse department

The Luberon Regional Natural Parc includes several of the most beautiful villages in France...

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Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Gard department

The Pont-du-Gard is a 2000 year old Roman aquaduct, an extraordinary feat of engineering...

See Pont du Gard guide

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Markets in and near Graveson

  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (7km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (11km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (13km)
  • Fontvieille: market Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (15km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (17km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (19km)

More information about Graveson, Provence

Tourist attractions near Graveson, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (8km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (13km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (12km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (18km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (22km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (0km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (20km)
  • Jarditrain (32km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (33km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (36km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (42km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (43km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (43km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (43km)

Geography and distances

Graveson is in the south-east of France at 78 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Graveson is 587 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Graveson

Canton: Châteaurenard

Arrondissement: Arles

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13690

Distance to Graveson

from Marseille (prefecture): 78 km

from Paris: 587 km

from Calais: 819 km

from Nice: 201 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbentane, Maillane and Rognonas.

This page in French: Visiter Graveson