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La Fare-les-Oliviers tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Salon-de-Provence at 13 km from La Fare-les-Oliviers

Visit La Fare-les-Oliviers: highlights and tourist information

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La Fare-les-Oliviers is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Salon-de-Provence at 13 km and Martigues at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Fare-les-Oliviers, 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 La Fare-les-Oliviers in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

Salon-de-Provence

Salon-de-Provence

at 13 km (direction north-west)

The castle and Collegiale church of Saint-Laurent are among the principal places...

See Salon-de-Provence guide
Martigues

Martigues

at 20 km (direction south-west)

The harbour area and quaint fishermen cottages is the principal...

See Martigues guide
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence

at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Aix-en-Provence guide
Carry-le-Rouet

Carry-le-Rouet

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Carry-le-Rouet guide
 
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Cadenet

Cadenet

at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Cadenet is a small town in the south of the Luberon Regional...

See Cadenet guide
Chateau de Lourmarin

Chateau de Lourmarin

Castle at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Chateau de Lourmarin is a castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Lourmarin guide
Lourmarin

Lourmarin

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Lourmarin is one of the most important scenic villages in the Luberon...

See Lourmarin guide
Pertuis

Pertuis

at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

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

See Pertuis guide
Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Museum at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Museum featuring an eclectic collection of objects discovered in...

See Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer guide
Ansouis

Ansouis

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

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

See Ansouis guide
Menerbes

Menerbes

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

One of our favourite Luberon villages, the streets of...

See Menerbes guide
Cucuron

Cucuron

at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Enter Cucuron through one of its medieval gateways to discover...

See Cucuron guide
Bonnieux

Bonnieux

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Less visited than some of the Luberon villages, the upper...

See Bonnieux guide
Marseille

Marseille

at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See Marseille guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near La Fare-les-Oliviers

 
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Markets in and near La Fare-les-Oliviers

  • Berre-l'Etang: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (13km)
  • Marignane: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Istres: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Chateauneuf-les-Martigues: market Friday (19km)
  • Martigues: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (20km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (20km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (21km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (21km)

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Tourist attractions near La Fare-les-Oliviers, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (32km)
  • Glanum (40km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (40km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (46km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eguilles (13km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (30km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (31km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (32km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (32km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (34km)
  • Parc Borély (36km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (36km)
  • Parc Longchamp (36km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (48km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (23km)
  • Calanque (42km)
  • Cap Canaille (46km)
  • Colorado Provencal (48km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (48km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (48km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (49km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (51km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (54km)
  • Parc du Mugel (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (8km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Fare-les-Oliviers is in the south-east of France at 32 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: La Fare-les-Oliviers is 629 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Fare-les-Oliviers

Canton: Pélissanne

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13580

Distance to La Fare-les-Oliviers

from Marseille (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 629 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 168 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 593 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 La Fare-les-Oliviers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coudoux, Lancon-Provence and Velaux.

This page in French: Visiter La Fare-les-Oliviers

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