Paradou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paradou: highlights and tourist information

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Paradou is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 67 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Paradou is 601 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baux-de-Provence at 3 km and Château des Baux-de-Provence at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paradou, 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 Paradou 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 Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near Paradou

Markets in and near Paradou

  • Fontvieille: market Monday & Friday (6km)
  • Arles: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (14km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (19km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (22km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (25km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (25km)

More information about Paradou, Provence

Tourist attractions near Paradou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (9km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (10km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (2km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (10km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (13km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (25km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (14km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (33km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (36km)
  • Jarditrain (41km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (34km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (34km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (36km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paradou

Canton: Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

Arrondissement: Arles

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13520

Distance to Paradou

from Marseille (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 601 km

from Calais: 833 km

from Nice: 200 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 587 km

Getting here

Paradou is in the south-east of France. 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 Paradou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baux-de-Provence and Fontvieille.

This page in French: Visiter Paradou