Peyrolles-en-Provence tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peyrolles-en-Provence: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrolles-en-Provence is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Peyrolles-en-Provence is 630 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pertuis at 8 km and Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrolles-en-Provence, 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 Peyrolles-en-Provence 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 Peyrolles-en-Provence

Markets in and near Peyrolles-en-Provence

  • Jouques: market Sunday (4km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (8km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (14km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (17km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (19km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (22km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (22km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (25km)

More information about Peyrolles-en-Provence, Provence

Tourist attractions near Peyrolles-en-Provence, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (42km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (47km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (8km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (18km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (20km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (25km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (29km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (36km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (39km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (43km)
  • Parc Longchamp (46km)
  • Parc Borély (46km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (46km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (47km)
  • Jarditrain (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Verdon (rivière) (16km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (16km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (30km)
  • Colorado Provencal (32km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (33km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (33km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (33km)
  • Lac de Quinson (37km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (38km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrolles-en-Provence

Canton: Peyrolles-en-Provence

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13860

Distance to Peyrolles-en-Provence

from Marseille (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 630 km

from Calais: 859 km

from Nice: 136 km

from Bordeaux: 508 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

Peyrolles-en-Provence 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 Peyrolles-en-Provence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jouques, La Bastidonne and Meyrargues.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrolles-en-Provence