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Verquieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verquieres in Bouches-du-Rhone

Photo is of Saint-Remy-de-Provence at 9 km from Verquieres

Visit Verquieres: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Saint-Remy-de-Provence

at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

The historic monuments here are a testament to St-Remy-de-Provence's claim...

See Saint-Remy-de-Provence guide
Luberon Natural Park

Luberon Natural Park

Natural Parc at 9 km (direction east), in the Vaucluse department

The Luberon Regional Natural Parc includes several of the most beautiful villages...

See Luberon Natural Park guide
Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence

Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence

at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Carrieres de Lumieres is a sound and light spectacle based around...

See Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence guide
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a pretty town well known for its rivers and...

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide
 
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Château des Baux-de-Provence

Château des Baux-de-Provence

Castle at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Château des Baux-de-Provence is a remarkable ruined castle above the village...

See Château des Baux-de-Provence guide
Baux-de-Provence

Baux-de-Provence

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-west)

The village of Baux-de-Provence is small but exceptionally picturesque,...

See Baux-de-Provence guide
Avignon

Avignon

Heritage Site at 15 km (direction north-west), in the Vaucluse department

The Pope's Palace, the Pont d'Avignon and an attractive town centre...

See Avignon guide
Papal Palace, Avignon

Papal Palace, Avignon

Castle at 15 km (direction north-west), in the Vaucluse department

The Papal Palace in Avignon is the most imposing...

See Papal Palace, Avignon guide
Avignon Bridge

Avignon Bridge

Bridge at 16 km (direction north-west), in the Vaucluse department

The Pont Saint-Benezet is the remaining part of the bridge on...

See Avignon Bridge guide
Villeneuve-les-Avignon

Villeneuve-les-Avignon

at 17 km (direction north-west), in the Gard department

Losing out in visitor numbers to famous Avignon across the river, in...

See Villeneuve-les-Avignon guide
Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Vaucluse department

The highlight of your visit to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is the...

See Fontaine-de-Vaucluse guide
Oppede-le-Vieux

Oppede-le-Vieux

at 20 km (direction east), in the Vaucluse department

Oppede might be less visited than the more famous of...

See Oppede-le-Vieux guide
Fontvieille

Fontvieille

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

This town near Arles has a small historic centre to...

See Fontvieille guide
Tarascon

Tarascon

at 21 km (direction west)

Tarascon is a pleasant town with a substantial castle on the Rhone...

See Tarascon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near Verquieres

 
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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)

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Tourist attractions near Verquieres, France

What to do at Verquieres? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Verquieres is in the south-east of France at 71 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Verquieres is 591 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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