Saint-Martin-de-Castillon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Apt at 9 km from Saint-Martin-de-Castillon

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Saint-Martin-de-Castillon is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Martin-de-Castillon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Apt at 9 km and Gorges d\'Oppedette at 10 km.

Saint-Martin-de-Castillon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west)

Less touristy than many Provence towns, the highlight in Apt is the baroque style...

See Apt guide
Gorges d\'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 10 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible by several hiking trails...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide


at 10 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can visit the Gorges...

See Oppedette guide


at 11 km (direction south-west)

Enter Cucuron through one of its medieval gateways to discover a picturesque old town...

See Cucuron guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists than many...

See Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the sites of...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

The quaint medieval centre, the castle and the views from Ansouis make it one...

See Ansouis guide
Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Museum at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

Museum featuring an eclectic collection of objects discovered in the ocean and various works...

See Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Lourmarin is one of the most important scenic villages in the Luberon region...

See Lourmarin guide
Chateau de Lourmarin

Chateau de Lourmarin

Castle at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Lourmarin is a castle on the edge of the village of...

See Chateau de Lourmarin guide


at 17 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the Luberon villages, the upper town in Bonnieux and...

See Bonnieux guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

Cadenet is a small town in the south of the Luberon Regional Natural Park...

See Cadenet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as the orange houses of the village you can explore the ancient...

See Roussillon guide


at 18 km (direction south)

Pertuis is a small Provencal town to the south of the Luberon Regional Natural...

See Pertuis guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Martin-de-Castillon

  • Apt: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (10km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (16km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (18km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (19km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (19km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (22km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Martin-de-Castillon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (37km)
  • Mont Ventoux (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

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) (26km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (35km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (11km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (22km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (22km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (35km)
  • Jarditrain (36km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (38km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Colorado Provencal (8km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (25km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (25km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (25km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (27km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (35km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (39km)
  • Lac de Quinson (46km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (36km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Martin-de-Castillon is in the south-east of France at 57 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Martin-de-Castillon is 606 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Martin-de-Castillon

Canton: Apt

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84750

Distance to Saint-Martin-de-Castillon

from Avignon (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 606 km

from Calais: 835 km

from Nice: 142 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Martin-de-Castillon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auribeau, Caseneuve, Castellet and Viens.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Martin-de-Castillon