Valreas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valreas in Vaucluse

Visit Valreas: highlights and tourist information

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Valreas 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: Valreas is 536 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grignan at 7 km and Nyons at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valreas, 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 Valreas 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 Valreas

Markets in and near Valreas

Market days in Valreas: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Valreas: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (15km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (18km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (22km)

More information about Valreas, Provence

Tourist attractions near Valreas, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (33km)
  • Aven d'Orgnac (45km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (18km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (18km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (43km)
  • Jarditrain (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (24km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (36km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (41km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (42km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (47km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valreas

Canton: Valréas

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84600

Distance to Valreas

from Avignon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 536 km

from Calais: 766 km

from Nice: 198 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grignan, Grillon, Le Pegue, Richerenches, Saint-Pantaleon-les-Vignes and Vinsobres.

This page in French: Visiter Valreas