Jonquieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jonquieres: highlights and tourist information

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Jonquieres is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 20 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Jonquieres is 562 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ancient Theatre of Orange at 8 km and Orange at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jonquieres, 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 Jonquieres in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Jonquieres

Markets in and near Jonquieres

  • Courthezon: market Friday (4km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (8km)
  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (13km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (13km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (18km)

More information about Jonquieres, Provence

Tourist attractions near Jonquieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (18km)
  • Glanum (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (20km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (20km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (40km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (12km)
  • Jarditrain (21km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (31km)
  • Jardin des herbes (33km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (40km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (46km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (53km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (15km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (31km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (35km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (43km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jonquieres

Canton: Orange-Est

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84150

Distance to Jonquieres

from Avignon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 562 km

from Calais: 793 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camaret-sur-Aigues, Courthezon, Sarrians and Violes.

This page in French: Visiter Jonquieres