Sault tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sault in Vaucluse

Visit Sault: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is also a picturesque village to explore

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Sault. For detailed visitor information see the Sault travel guide.

Sault is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 50 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Sault is 579 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt at 16 km and Simiane-la-Rotonde at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sault, 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 Sault 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 Sault

Markets in and near Sault

Market days in Sault: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Sault: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (19km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (23km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (24km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Sault, Provence

Tourist attractions near Sault, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (14km)

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 Sénanque (Gordes) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (31km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (32km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (43km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (26km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (33km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (33km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (45km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (8km)
  • Colorado Provencal (20km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (29km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (50km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (50km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (56km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (60km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sault

Canton: Sault

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84390

Distance to Sault

from Avignon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 579 km

from Calais: 808 km

from Nice: 155 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aurel, Ferrassieres, Monieux and Saint-Trinit.

This page in French: Visiter Sault