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Jouques

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Bouches-du-Rhône

Jouques - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Bouches-du-Rhône
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Geographical information

MunicipalityJouques
Postcode13490
Latitude43.6366470 (N 43° 38’ 12”)
Longitude5.6395500 (E 5° 38’ 22”)
AltitudeFrom 209m to 782m
Surface area80.35 km²
Population4515 inhabitants
Density56 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMarseille (35 mi, 43 min)
Insee code13048
IntercommunalityMét d'Aix-Marseille-Provence
DepartmentBouches-du-Rhône
TerritoryProvence
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Peyrolles-en-Provence3.5 mi (10 min)
Meyrargues6.4 mi (15 min)
Rians7.4 mi (14 min)
Mirabeau8.3 mi (16 min)
Saint-Paul-lès-Durance8.6 mi (16 min)
Vauvenargues10.4 mi (26 min)
Pertuis10.6 mi (22 min)
Venelles10.9 mi (19 min)
Artigues11.2 mi (22 min)
Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade11.3 mi (21 min)
Beaumont-de-Pertuis11.6 mi (22 min)
Esparron12.7 mi (24 min)
La Bastidonne13.1 mi (24 min)
La Tour-d'Aigues14.2 mi (27 min)

Things to see and do

The flowery streets of the village slowly climbing to the top of the hill. Upstairs, you will discover the Notre-Dame-de-la-Roque, listed historical monument and its superb view over the rooftops of the surrounding landscape and Jouques.

Throughout the walk in the village, discover the old houses of the 16th and 17th centuries, walkways, fountains, the palace of the 16th century and the 18th century castle.

Go also to the discovery of the chapels of the town.

Hiking, horseback riding and biking at Concors (779 m), the Vautubière (660 m) or to Our Lady of Consolation.

Places of interest

Information points
Monuments

Events and festivities

Every Sunday morning local market.

Twice a year, is a great place garage sale and flea market on the parkway village in May and September.

Music Festival and Fireworks
Republican Picnic
6th International Fellowship of Friendship

Photos

Fontaine Fontete
Fontaine Fontete
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Notre-Dame-de-la-Roque
Notre-Dame-de-la-Roque
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Jouques from Notre-Dame-de-la-Roque
Jouques from Notre-Dame-de-la-Roque
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Grand Pre
Grand Pre
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Bourg de la Roque
Bourg de la Roque
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Ruelle flower
Ruelle flower
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the edge of Réal
the edge of Réal
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Home flower
Home flower
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Gate Church of St. Peter
Gate Church of St. Peter
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Court of Balsams Gallery
Court of Balsams Gallery
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Our Lady of Consolation
Our Lady of Consolation
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Rural Museum Local history
Rural Museum Local history
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Clock Jouques
Clock Jouques
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Sainte-Chapelle Consorce
Sainte-Chapelle Consorce
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Silos medieval
Silos medieval
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Concors
Concors
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Concors and Grand Pré
Concors and Grand Pré
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Vautubière and poppies
Vautubière and poppies
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Weather

Friday 26 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 24°C
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Saturday 27 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 27°C
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Sunday 28 may
Min. 15°C - Max. 24°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Basic boating lake of Plantin Peyrolles-en-Provence: lifeguard from 11h to 19h when the site opened in mid-June to early September, paddling pool for children under 6 years, canoe rental , pedalos and surfbikes, picnic tables, playgrounds for children 3 to 14 years, petanque, beach volleyball and beach soccer, ping-pong, bar, washrooms with showers. Paid parking from July 1 to September 2. Information +33 4 42 57 89 82.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided Tour of the Medieval Village of Puyloubier
Culture and education32 € Puyloubier (7.9 mi)
Garden of the 5 senses and primary shapes
Nature and the great outdoors6 € Saint-Marc-Jaumegarde (8.5 mi)
Segway Tour of Aix-en-Provence – 2 hours
Entertainment50 € Aix-en-Provence (12.4 mi)
Day Trip to the Occitane Factory, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie and the Verdon Gorges
Entertainment110 € Aix-en-Provence (12.4 mi)
Explore the Hilltop Villages of Luberon
Entertainment70 € Aix-en-Provence (12.4 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sainte-Victoire Mountain - Saint-Ser Chapel
HikeEasy1h30Puyloubier (7.9 mi)
Water fountains of Aix-en-Provence
HikeEasy55 minAix-en-Provence (12.4 mi)
To the choirs of Aix-en-Provence
HikeEasy1h10Aix-en-Provence (12.4 mi)
Around Gréoux-les-Bains by electric bike
Cycling itineraryEasy2h30Gréoux-les-Bains (14.8 mi)
Hiking and biking trails in Gréasque
Mountain bike itineraryEasy1h00Gréasque (14.9 mi)

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Hotels

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