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Plan-de-Cuques tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plan-de-Cuques in Bouches-du-Rhone

Photo is of Marseille at 9 km from Plan-de-Cuques

Visit Plan-de-Cuques: highlights and tourist information

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Plan-de-Cuques is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Marseille at 9 km and Aubagne at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Plan-de-Cuques, 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 Plan-de-Cuques in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

Marseille is perhaps not a tourist town but is one...

See Marseille guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

The small market town of Aubagne is best known for its...

See Aubagne guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The harbour area of Cassis, its beach and proximity to the Calanques...

See Cassis guide
Calanques at Marseille

Calanques at Marseille

Scenery at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

The white cliffs of the Calanques de Marseille plunging...

See Calanques at Marseille guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

The vibrant town of Aix-en-Provence is a traditional Provence town, with many...

See Aix-en-Provence guide
Route des Cretes

Route des Cretes

Scenery at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

The Route des Cretes between Cassis and La Ciotat...

See Route des Cretes guide
La Ciotat

La Ciotat

at 22 km (direction south-east)

The attractive harbour and numerous chapels in the old town are...

See La Ciotat guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west)

Slightly outside the main Riviera, the beaches and coastal paths...

See Carry-le-Rouet guide


Seaside resort at 27 km (direction south-east), in the Var department

The beaches such as Les Lecques, the forest and the pleasant town...

See Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Var department

The beach and the harbour, the bustling old town and the vineyards...

See Bandol guide


at 34 km (direction west)

The harbour area and quaint fishermen cottages is the...

See Martigues guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Var department

The principal monument here in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume is the Basilica of...

See Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume guide


Seaside resort at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Var department

The historic boats and the palm trees around the pretty harbour are...

See Sanary-sur-Mer guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Pertuis is a small Provencal town to the south of the...

See Pertuis guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near Plan-de-Cuques


Markets in and near Plan-de-Cuques

  • Allauch: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Marseille: market every day (9km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (12km)
  • Carnoux-en-Provence: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Cassis: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (21km)

More information about Plan-de-Cuques, Provence

Tourist attractions near Plan-de-Cuques, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (9km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (9km)
  • Parc Borély (11km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (11km)
  • Parc Longchamp (11km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (13km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (23km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (39km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (42km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (48km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Calanque (15km)
  • Cap Canaille (16km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (18km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (23km)
  • Parc du Mugel (23km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (23km)
  • Mont Faron (45km)
  • Cap Sicié (46km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (47km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (48km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (21km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (37km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (44km)

Geography and distances

Plan-de-Cuques is in the south-east of France at 9 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Plan-de-Cuques is 658 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plan-de-Cuques

Canton: Allauch

Arrondissement: Marseille

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13380

Distance to Plan-de-Cuques

from Marseille (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 151 km

from Bordeaux: 510 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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 Plan-de-Cuques from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allauch.

This page in French: Visiter Plan-de-Cuques

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