Vedene tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vedene: highlights and tourist information

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Vedene is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 8 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Vedene is 577 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Papal Palace, Avignon at 8 km and Avignon Bridge at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vedene, 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 Vedene 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 Vedene

Markets in and near Vedene

Market days in Vedene: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Vedene: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (4km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (4km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (8km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (9km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (11km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (12km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (13km)
  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (14km)

More information about Vedene, Provence

Tourist attractions near Vedene, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (9km)
  • Glanum (21km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (9km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (39km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (5km)
  • Jarditrain (17km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (17km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (24km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (36km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (46km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (48km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (26km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (34km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (34km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (35km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (39km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (50km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (54km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (54km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (45km)
  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vedene

Canton: Bédarrides

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84270

Distance to Vedene

from Avignon (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 577 km

from Calais: 809 km

from Nice: 192 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Vedene 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 Vedene 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 Pontet, Saint-Saturnin-les-Avignon and Sorgues.

This page in French: Visiter Vedene