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Villemus tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villemus in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Photo is of Manosque at 7 km from Villemus

Visit Villemus: highlights and tourist information

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Villemus is situated in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Manosque at 7 km and Mane at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Villemus, 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 Villemus in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

Ensure that your trip to the bustling town of Manosque includes a...

See Manosque guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

The citadel above the village is the principal monument...

See Mane guide


at 12 km (direction north-west)

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can...

See Oppedette guide
Gorges d'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

Forcalquier is a pleasant Luberon town with several interesting historic monuments...

See Forcalquier guide


at 17 km (direction north-west)

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

The small spa town of Gréoux-les-Bains is well situated to...

See Greoux-les-Bains guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

The village of Lurs is small but has a...

See Lurs guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Enter Cucuron through one of its medieval gateways to discover...

See Cucuron guide


at 23 km (direction east)

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender...

See Valensole guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The quaint medieval centre, the castle and the views from...

See Ansouis guide
Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer

Museum at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

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

See Extraordinary Museum of Georges Mazoyer guide


at 24 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Pertuis is a small Provencal town to the south...

See Pertuis guide


at 24 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

Less touristy than many Provence towns, the highlight in...

See Apt guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Map of places to visit near Villemus


Markets in and near Villemus

  • Manosque: market Saturday (8km)
  • Forcalquier: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (16km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (18km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (23km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (24km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Villemus, Provence

Tourist attractions near Villemus, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (36km)
  • Mont Ventoux (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (10km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (10km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (23km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (24km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (32km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (42km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Embouchure - Verdon (16km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (16km)
  • Colorado Provencal (19km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (22km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (26km)
  • Lac de Quinson (33km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (36km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (40km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (41km)
  • Clue de Barles (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (48km)

Geography and distances

Villemus is in the south-east of France at 50 kilometres from Digne-les-Bains, the department capital (general information: Villemus is 612 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villemus

Canton: Reillanne

Arrondissement: Forcalquier

Department: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Villemus

from Digne-les-Bains (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 612 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 127 km

from Bordeaux: 511 km

from Strasbourg: 548 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - by car from Calais the drive takes about 11 hours. For driving distances to Villemus from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montfuron, Montjustin, Reillanne, Saint-Martin-les-Eaux and Saint-Michel-l'Observatoire.

This page in French: Visiter Villemus

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