Trets tourism and travel guide

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Visit Trets: highlights and tourist information

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Trets is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 31 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Trets is 654 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 15 km and Aubagne at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Trets, 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 Trets 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 Trets

Markets in and near Trets

  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (10km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Allauch: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (21km)
  • Jouques: market Sunday (21km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (22km)
  • Carnoux-en-Provence: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Trets, Provence

Tourist attractions near Trets, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (11km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Albertas (22km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (26km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (30km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (31km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (32km)
  • Parc Borély (32km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (32km)
  • Parc Longchamp (32km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (41km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (42km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (42km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (50km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (51km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (51km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (51km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (52km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (53km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (15km)
  • Cap Canaille (28km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (30km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (30km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (31km)
  • Parc du Mugel (32km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (32km)
  • Calanque (34km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (39km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (39km)
  • Lac de Quinson (39km)
  • Mont Faron (39km)
  • Cap Sicié (45km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (52km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (39km)
  • Zoo de La Barben (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trets

Canton: Trets

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13530

Distance to Trets

from Marseille (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 654 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 131 km

from Bordeaux: 523 km

from Strasbourg: 593 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Peynier, Pourrieres and Rousset.

This page in French: Visiter Trets