Lapalud tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lapalud: highlights and tourist information

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Lapalud is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 41 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Lapalud is 536 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aigueze at 10 km and La Garde-Adhemar at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lapalud, 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 Lapalud 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 Lapalud

Markets in and near Lapalud

  • Bollene: market Monday (6km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (6km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (9km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (13km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (15km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (16km)

More information about Lapalud, Provence

Tourist attractions near Lapalud, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (11km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (39km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (41km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (54km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (11km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (36km)
  • Jarditrain (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (17km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (18km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (33km)
  • Bois de Païolive (40km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (6km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lapalud

Canton: Bollène

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84840

Distance to Lapalud

from Avignon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 536 km

from Calais: 768 km

from Nice: 217 km

from Bordeaux: 421 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bollene, Lamotte-du-Rhone, Pont-Saint-Esprit, Saint-Just and Saint-Marcel-d'Ardeche.

This page in French: Visiter Lapalud