Places and towns in Provence

The areas, cities and towns of Provence   

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Index: Provence an introduction Natural & cultural heritage Provence Tourist attractions
Provence towns and areas Travel to Provence Main towns in Provence
The French Riviera Provence weather Provençal food
The regions of France B & B  in Provence Resources

On this page Areas of Provence Administrative departments Towns and cities

Areas of Provence -  what's where in Provence

Administrative departments
The "Provence alpes Cote d'Azur" region is:
 04 Alpes de Haute Provence
05 Hautes alpes
06 Alpes Maritimes
13 Bouches du Rhône
83 Var
84 Vaucluse
Historic Provence is also  parts of 26 Drome and 30 Gard

Main cities and towns:

Photo top of page : the old port, Marseilles

Map of Provence region

Provence region , covering the French Riviera, the Provence Alps, historic Provence and the area historically linked to Provence

Verdon gorge
The spectacular Verdon gorge

Provence roofs
Provençal roofs

Old Nice
Restaurants beside a narrow street in old Nice

Luberon village
A village in the Luberon area, near Manosque

Other useful resources
Aix en Provence tourist office
Gites and villas in Provence
Regional tourist office
Driving in France
Bed and breakfast in France
Rural camping in the south of France

More regional guides
Guide to Brittany
Guide to the Auvergne
Guide to Languedoc-Roussillon
Other regions of France

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