Puymeras tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puymeras: highlights and tourist information

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Puymeras is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 43 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Puymeras is 552 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 5 km and Nyons at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puymeras, 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 Puymeras 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 Puymeras

Markets in and near Puymeras

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (17km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (20km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (23km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Puymeras, Provence

Tourist attractions near Puymeras, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (16km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (5km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (30km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (33km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (40km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (44km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (29km)
  • Jardin des herbes (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (11km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (30km)
  • Colorado Provencal (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puymeras

Canton: Vaison-la-Romaine

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84110

Distance to Puymeras

from Avignon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 782 km

from Nice: 183 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benivay-Ollon, Crestet, Entrechaux, Faucon, Merindol-les-Oliviers, Mirabel-Aux-Baronnies, Mollans-sur-Ouveze, Piegon, Propiac, Saint-Romain-en-Viennois and Vaison-la-Romaine.

This page in French: Visiter Puymeras