Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon tourism and travel guide

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

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Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 10 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon is 580 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue at 10 km and Papal Palace, Avignon at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon, 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-Avignon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon

Markets in and near Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon

  • Vedene: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (5km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (6km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (7km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (10km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (10km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (10km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (11km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon, 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-Avignon.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (11km)
  • Glanum (20km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (10km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (35km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (8km)
  • Jarditrain (15km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (17km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (22km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (33km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (45km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (27km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (31km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (31km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (33km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (42km)
  • Colorado Provencal (44km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (53km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (57km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (43km)
  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon

Canton: Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84450

Distance to Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon

from Avignon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 580 km

from Calais: 811 km

from Nice: 189 km

from Bordeaux: 449 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Althen-Des-Paluds, Chateauneuf-de-Gadagne, Entraigues-sur-la-Sorgue, Jonquerettes, Le Thor, Sorgues and Vedene.

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