Saint-Remy-de-Provence tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Remy-de-Provence: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The historic monuments here are a testament to St-Remy-de-Provence's claim to be one of the oldest towns in France, and the time that Van Gogh spent here is also celebrated

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Saint-Remy-de-Provence. For detailed visitor information see the Saint-Remy-de-Provence travel guide.

Saint-Remy-de-Provence is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 70 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Saint-Remy-de-Provence is 595 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Château des Baux-de-Provence at 6 km and Baux-de-Provence at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Remy-de-Provence, 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 Saint-Remy-de-Provence 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 Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Markets in and near Saint-Remy-de-Provence

  • Eygalieres: market Friday (10km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (11km)
  • Fontvieille: market Monday & Friday (12km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (18km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (20km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Saint-Remy-de-Provence, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Remy-de-Provence.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (0km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (16km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (8km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (16km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (18km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (21km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (8km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (25km)
  • Jarditrain (33km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (38km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (38km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (30km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (30km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (42km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (47km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (49km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Canton: Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

Arrondissement: Arles

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13210

Distance to Saint-Remy-de-Provence

from Marseille (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 595 km

from Calais: 827 km

from Nice: 196 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

Saint-Remy-de-Provence 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 Saint-Remy-de-Provence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baux-de-Provence, Eyragues and Maillane.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Remy-de-Provence