Villes-sur-Auzon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Venasque at 10 km from Villes-sur-Auzon

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Villes-sur-Auzon is situated in the Vaucluse 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 Villes-sur-Auzon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Venasque at 10 km and Le Beaucet at 12 km.

Villes-sur-Auzon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley are just two...

See Venasque guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come together to make...

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Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views across the...

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at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is also a...

See Sault guide
Abbey of Senanque

Abbey of Senanque

Abbey at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

Senanque Abbey is a roman style abbey in Provence surrounded by lavender fields and...

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at 15 km (direction west)

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a 'tourist town' we...

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at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Pernes-les-Fontaines takes its name from the large number of historic fountains in the town...

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Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The exceptionally pretty-village of Gordes is also one of the most visited villages in...

See Gordes guide


at 17 km (direction south-east)

It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists than many...

See Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt guide
Village des Bories

Village des Bories

at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

The Village des Bories, near Gordes in Provence, is a fascinating group of ancient...

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at 17 km (direction south-west)

The highlight of your visit to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is the wooded valley and river emerging...

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The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

Scenery at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

The Ochre mines of Roussillon are eroded into beautiful colours and shapes and fascinating...

See The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

As well as the orange houses of the village you can explore the ancient...

See Roussillon guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 20 km (direction north-west)

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are a lovely...

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Markets in and near Villes-sur-Auzon

  • Bedoin: market Monday (9km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (16km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (18km)
  • Apt: market Saturday (24km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (24km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Villes-sur-Auzon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (14km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (37km)
  • Glanum (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (16km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (24km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (12km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (30km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (35km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (40km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (44km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (46km)
  • Jardin des herbes (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (8km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (20km)
  • Colorado Provencal (25km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (33km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (56km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (54km)

Geography and distances

Villes-sur-Auzon is in the south-east of France at 36 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Villes-sur-Auzon is 577 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villes-sur-Auzon

Canton: Mormoiron

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84570

Distance to Villes-sur-Auzon

from Avignon (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 577 km

from Calais: 807 km

from Nice: 168 km

from Bordeaux: 469 km

from Strasbourg: 539 km

Getting here

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 Villes-sur-Auzon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blauvac, Flassan, Methamis and Mormoiron.

This page in French: Visiter Villes-sur-Auzon