Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists than many of the Luberon villages, but find the time and you will discover another scenic small town

Important note

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

Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 45 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is 594 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Roussillon at 8 km and The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, 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-Saturnin-les-Apt 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 Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

Markets in and near Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

  • Apt: market Saturday (7km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (9km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Lourmarin: market Friday (20km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (22km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (23km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (23km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (26km)

More information about Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (27km)
  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (50km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (15km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (41km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Louve (14km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (19km)
  • Jarditrain (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (29km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (31km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (41km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Colorado Provencal (9km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (12km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (25km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (37km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (39km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (39km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

Canton: Apt

Arrondissement: Apt

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84490

Distance to Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt

from Avignon (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 594 km

from Calais: 823 km

from Nice: 154 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 547 km

Getting here

Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt 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 Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gargas and Villars.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt