Simiane-Collongue tourism and travel guide

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Visit Simiane-Collongue: highlights and tourist information

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Simiane-Collongue is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 16 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Simiane-Collongue is 648 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aix-en-Provence at 11 km and Marseille at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Simiane-Collongue, 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 Simiane-Collongue 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 Simiane-Collongue

Markets in and near Simiane-Collongue

  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (3km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (4km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (11km)
  • Allauch: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (11km)
  • Marseille: market every day (16km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Marignane: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Chateauneuf-les-Martigues: market Friday (22km)

More information about Simiane-Collongue, Provence

Tourist attractions near Simiane-Collongue, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Albertas (3km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (17km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (17km)
  • Parc Longchamp (19km)
  • Parc Borély (19km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (30km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (32km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (38km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (45km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (45km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (54km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (55km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Calanque (24km)
  • Cap Canaille (25km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (28km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (28km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (32km)
  • Parc du Mugel (32km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (41km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (41km)
  • Mont Faron (52km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (53km)
  • Cap Sicié (54km)
  • Cap Sicié (54km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (29km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Simiane-Collongue

Canton: Gardanne

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13109

Distance to Simiane-Collongue

from Marseille (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 648 km

from Calais: 879 km

from Nice: 151 km

from Bordeaux: 505 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

Simiane-Collongue 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 Simiane-Collongue from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouc-Bel-Air, Cabries, Gardanne, Mimet and Septemes-les-Vallons.

This page in French: Visiter Simiane-Collongue