Rognac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rognac: highlights and tourist information

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Rognac is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 24 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Rognac is 636 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Martigues at 17 km and Carry-le-Rouet at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rognac, 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 Rognac 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 Rognac

Markets in and near Rognac

  • Berre-l'Etang: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Marignane: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Chateauneuf-les-Martigues: market Friday (13km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (15km)
  • Martigues: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Carry-le-Rouet: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (19km)
  • Istres: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)

More information about Rognac, Provence

Tourist attractions near Rognac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (24km)
  • Glanum (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eguilles (13km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (15km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (27km)
  • Parc Longchamp (28km)
  • Parc Borély (28km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (32km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (36km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (38km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (38km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (47km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (30km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (30km)
  • Calanque (35km)
  • Cap Canaille (39km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (42km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (46km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (47km)
  • Parc du Mugel (47km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (49km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (45km)

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: Rognac

Canton: Berre-l'Étang

Arrondissement: Istres

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13340

Distance to Rognac

from Marseille (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 636 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 166 km

from Bordeaux: 487 km

from Strasbourg: 599 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berre-l'Etang, Velaux and Vitrolles.

This page in French: Visiter Rognac