Greasque tourism and travel guide

Photo of Greasque in Bouches-du-Rhone

Photo is of Aix-en-Provence at 13 km from Greasque

Visit Greasque: highlights and tourist information

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Greasque 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 Greasque in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aix-en-Provence at 13 km and Aubagne at 16 km.

Greasque, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction north-west)

The vibrant town of Aix-en-Provence is a traditional Provence town, with many museums and...

See Aix-en-Provence guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The small market town of Aubagne is best known for its association with Marcel...

See Aubagne guide


at 20 km (direction south-west)

Marseille is perhaps not a tourist town but is one of the most vibrant...

See Marseille guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south)

The harbour area of Cassis, its beach and proximity to the Calanques de Marseille...

See Cassis guide


at 26 km (direction east), in the Var department

The principal monument here in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume is the Basilica of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine...

See Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume guide
Route des Cretes

Route des Cretes

Scenery at 28 km (direction south)

The Route des Cretes between Cassis and La Ciotat is a beautiful route in...

See Route des Cretes guide
La Ciotat

La Ciotat

at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

The attractive harbour and numerous chapels in the old town are the main attraction...

See La Ciotat guide
Calanques at Marseille

Calanques at Marseille

Scenery at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

The white cliffs of the Calanques de Marseille plunging into the deep blue sea...

See Calanques at Marseille guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Pertuis is a small Provencal town to the south of the Luberon Regional Natural...

See Pertuis guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Var department

The beaches such as Les Lecques, the forest and the pleasant town make Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer...

See Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

Slightly outside the main Riviera, the beaches and coastal paths of Carry-le-Rouet are very...

See Carry-le-Rouet guide
Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Museum at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Vaucluse department

Museum featuring an eclectic collection of objects discovered in the ocean and various works...

See Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Vaucluse department

The quaint medieval centre, the castle and the views from Ansouis make it one...

See Ansouis guide


Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-south-east), in the Var department

The beach and the harbour, the bustling old town and the vineyards nearby all...

See Bandol guide

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Markets in and near Greasque

  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (3km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (11km)
  • Allauch: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (13km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Carnoux-en-Provence: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Marseille: market every day (21km)
  • Cassis: market Wednesday & Friday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Greasque, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Albertas (11km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (21km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (22km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (23km)
  • Parc Longchamp (23km)
  • Parc Borély (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (30km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (30km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (36km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (39km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (48km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (48km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (21km)
  • Cap Canaille (24km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (26km)
  • Calanque (26km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (30km)
  • Parc du Mugel (30km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (36km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (36km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (45km)
  • Mont Faron (46km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (47km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (48km)
  • Cap Sicié (49km)
  • Lac de Quinson (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (21km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (35km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (45km)

Geography and distances

Greasque is in the south-east of France at 20 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Greasque is 651 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Greasque

Canton: Roquevaire

Arrondissement: Marseille

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13850

Distance to Greasque

from Marseille (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 651 km

from Calais: 881 km

from Nice: 142 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 598 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 Greasque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belcodene, Cadolive, Fuveau, Gardanne, La Bouilladisse, La Destrousse, Mimet, Peypin and Saint-Savournin.

This page in French: Visiter Greasque