Puget tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puget: highlights and tourist information

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Puget is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Puget is 610 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Lourmarin at 7 km and Lourmarin at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puget, 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 Puget 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 Vaucluse

Map of places to visit near Puget

Markets in and near Puget

  • Lourmarin: market Friday (8km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (8km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (9km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (11km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (15km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (16km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (17km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (20km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Puget, Provence

Tourist attractions near Puget, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (35km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (5km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (18km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (23km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Louve (8km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (20km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (22km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (26km)
  • Jarditrain (31km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (35km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (45km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (5km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (5km)
  • Colorado Provencal (26km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (33km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (39km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puget

Canton: Cadenet

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84360

Distance to Puget

from Avignon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 610 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 161 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charleval, La Roque-d'Antheron, Lauris, Merindol and Puyvert.

This page in French: Visiter Puget