Le Beaucet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Beaucet: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come together to make Le Beaucet part of the landscape

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Le Beaucet. For detailed visitor information see the Le Beaucet travel guide.

Le Beaucet is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 24 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Le Beaucet is 582 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pernes-les-Fontaines at 5 km and Fontaine-de-Vaucluse at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Beaucet, 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 Le Beaucet 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 Le Beaucet

Markets in and near Le Beaucet

  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (6km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (12km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (15km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (16km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (17km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Le Beaucet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Beaucet, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (25km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (26km)
  • Glanum (31km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (8km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (10km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (50km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (3km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (20km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (23km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (28km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (31km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (18km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (22km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (26km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (26km)
  • Colorado Provencal (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (40km)
  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Beaucet

Canton: Pernes-les-Fontaines

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84210

Distance to Le Beaucet

from Avignon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 582 km

from Calais: 812 km

from Nice: 175 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 550 km

Getting here

Le Beaucet 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 Le Beaucet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Roque-sur-Pernes, Malemort-du-Comtat, Pernes-les-Fontaines, Saint-Didier and Venasque.

This page in French: Visiter Le Beaucet