Ventabren tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Aix-en-Provence at 14 km from Ventabren

Visit Ventabren: highlights and tourist information

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Ventabren is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ventabren in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aix-en-Provence at 14 km and Salon-de-Provence at 18 km.

Ventabren, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 14 km (direction east)

The vibrant town of Aix-en-Provence is a traditional Provence town, with many museums and...

See Aix-en-Provence guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

The castle and Collegiale church of Saint-Laurent are among the principal places of interest...

See Salon-de-Provence guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Cadenet is a small town in the south of the Luberon Regional Natural Park...

See Cadenet guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The harbour area and quaint fishermen cottages is the principal attraction in the large...

See Martigues guide


at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Pertuis is a small Provencal town to the south of the Luberon Regional Natural...

See Pertuis guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Lourmarin is one of the most important scenic villages in the Luberon region...

See Lourmarin guide
Chateau de Lourmarin

Chateau de Lourmarin

Castle at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Chateau de Lourmarin is a castle on the edge of the village of...

See Chateau de Lourmarin guide


Seaside resort at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Slightly outside the main Riviera, the beaches and coastal paths of Carry-le-Rouet are very...

See Carry-le-Rouet guide
Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Museum at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Museum featuring an eclectic collection of objects discovered in the ocean and various works...

See Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The quaint medieval centre, the castle and the views from Ansouis make it one...

See Ansouis guide


at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Vaucluse department

Enter Cucuron through one of its medieval gateways to discover a picturesque old town...

See Cucuron guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Marseille is perhaps not a tourist town but is one of the most vibrant...

See Marseille guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Less visited than some of the Luberon villages, the upper town in Bonnieux and...

See Bonnieux guide
Chateau de Lacoste

Chateau de Lacoste

Castle at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

The chateau de Lacoste is an 11th century castle in Provence, known for its...

See Chateau de Lacoste guide

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Markets in and near Ventabren

  • Berre-l'Etang: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Lambesc: market Friday (12km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (14km)
  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (15km)
  • Marignane: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Chateauneuf-les-Martigues: market Friday (20km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (22km)
  • Cadenet: market Monday (22km)
  • Martigues: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Ventabren, Provence

Tourist attractions near Ventabren, France

What to do at Ventabren? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ventabren.

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (29km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (29km)
  • Glanum (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (41km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (44km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eguilles (7km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (24km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (28km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (31km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (31km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (33km)
  • Parc Longchamp (33km)
  • Parc Borély (33km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (36km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (50km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (53km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (59km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (24km)
  • Calanque (39km)
  • Cap Canaille (42km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (42km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (42km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (45km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (45km)
  • Colorado Provencal (45km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (49km)
  • Parc du Mugel (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (11km)

Geography and distances

Ventabren is in the south-east of France at 29 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Ventabren is 632 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ventabren

Canton: Pélissanne

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13122

Distance to Ventabren

from Marseille (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 863 km

from Nice: 161 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 592 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coudoux and Velaux.

This page in French: Visiter Ventabren