Maubec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maubec in Vaucluse

Photo is of Oppede-le-Vieux at 3 km from Maubec

Visit Maubec: highlights and tourist information

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Maubec is situated in the Vaucluse 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 Maubec in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Oppede-le-Vieux at 3 km and Menerbes at 6 km.

Maubec, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction east)

Oppede might be less visited than the more famous of the Luberon villages, but...

See Oppede-le-Vieux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction east)

One of our favourite Luberon villages, the streets of old Menerbes are overflowing with...

See Menerbes guide
Village des Bories

Village des Bories

at 8 km (direction north-east)

The Village des Bories, near Gordes in Provence, is a fascinating group of ancient...

See Village des Bories guide


at 8 km (direction north-east)

The highlight of your visit to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is the wooded valley and river emerging...

See Fontaine-de-Vaucluse guide
Luberon Natural Park

Luberon Natural Park

Natural Parc at 9 km (direction west)

The Luberon Regional Natural Parc includes several of the most beautiful villages in France...

See Luberon Natural Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction north-east)

The exceptionally pretty-village of Gordes is also one of the most visited villages in...

See Gordes guide
Abbey of Senanque

Abbey of Senanque

Abbey at 10 km (direction north-north-east)

Senanque Abbey is a roman style abbey in Provence surrounded by lavender fields and...

See Abbey of Senanque guide


at 11 km (direction north-west)

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a pretty town well known for its rivers and their numerous water...

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide
Chateau de Lacoste

Chateau de Lacoste

Castle at 11 km (direction east)

The chateau de Lacoste is an 11th century castle in Provence, known for its...

See Chateau de Lacoste guide


at 11 km (direction east)

The small village of Lacoste, one of the most beautiful in the Luberon, stands...

See Lacoste guide
The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

Scenery at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

The Ochre mines of Roussillon are eroded into beautiful colours and shapes and fascinating...

See The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon guide


at 14 km (direction east)

Less visited than some of the Luberon villages, the upper town in Bonnieux and...

See Bonnieux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as the orange houses of the village you can explore the ancient...

See Roussillon guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come together to make...

See Le Beaucet guide

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Markets in and near Maubec

Market days in Maubec: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Maubec: market Sunday (0km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (8km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (13km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (13km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (15km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (18km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (18km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (20km)

More information about Maubec, Provence

Tourist attractions near Maubec, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (38km)
  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (53km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (25km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (30km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (9km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (9km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (20km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (44km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Louve (14km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (18km)
  • Jarditrain (18km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (28km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (34km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (35km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (25km)

Geography and distances

Maubec is in the south-east of France at 28 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Maubec is 597 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Maubec

Canton: Cavaillon

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84660

Distance to Maubec

from Avignon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 597 km

from Calais: 827 km

from Nice: 172 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumettes, Cabrieres-d'Avignon, Cheval-Blanc, Lagnes, Menerbes, Oppede, Robion and Taillades.

This page in French: Visiter Maubec