Verquieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Verquieres: highlights and tourist information

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Verquieres is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 71 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Verquieres is 591 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Remy-de-Provence at 9 km and Luberon Natural Park at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Verquieres, 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 Verquieres 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 Verquieres

Markets in and near Verquieres

  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (7km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (9km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (10km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (12km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (14km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (17km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (18km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (18km)

More information about Verquieres, Provence

Tourist attractions near Verquieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Glanum (9km)
  • Fort Saint-Andre (17km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (15km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (25km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (9km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (19km)
  • Jarditrain (24km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (31km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (43km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (45km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (46km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Régalon (25km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (39km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (40km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (50km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Istres (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verquieres

Canton: Orgon

Arrondissement: Arles

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13670

Distance to Verquieres

from Marseille (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 591 km

from Calais: 823 km

from Nice: 189 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 571 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabannes, Chateaurenard, Eyragues, Molleges, Noves and Saint-Andiol.

This page in French: Visiter Verquieres