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

A 45 km from Marseille and 16 km from Aix-en-Provence, Rousset enjoys all the advantages of large cities without suffering their disadvantages.

Geographical information

Latitude43.4806210 (N 43° 28’ 50”)
Longitude5.6220190 (E 5° 37’ 19”)
AltitudeFrom 196m to 480m
Surface area19.50 km²
Population4869 inhabitants
Density249 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMarseille (29 mi, 33 min)
Insee code13087
IntercommunalityMét d'Aix-Marseille-Provence
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Peynier2.7 mi (8 min)
Châteauneuf-le-Rouge3.4 mi (7 min)
Trets4.4 mi (11 min)
Fuveau4.5 mi (12 min)
Puyloubier4.6 mi (10 min)
Beaurecueil5.2 mi (11 min)
Saint-Antonin-sur-Bayon5.8 mi (16 min)
Gréasque6.8 mi (17 min)
Belcodène7 mi (17 min)
Pourrières7.1 mi (13 min)
Meyreuil7.2 mi (14 min)
Le Tholonet7.8 mi (15 min)
Gardanne8.6 mi (17 min)
Pourcieux9.1 mi (16 min)

Things to see and do

The chapel of Saint-Privat, the church, the pigeon, the banks of the Arc and the field Favary are a must to visit the village.

Events and festivities

The demonstrations that return each year and are fully part of life roussetaine:

The wishes of the Mayor in January, the cultural performances of the season taking place throughout the year at a rate of once per week to the village hall and offered by the cultural department of the city, and outputs the third meal of Age the manifestations of cultural associations, sports ... The Commemorative Ceremonies, the Europe Week, National Day of the game, the Music Festival, the Festival of Sport, Kermesses schools and preschools, the Fire of Saint John, the Preludes summer, swing under the plane, the National Day, the Votive Feast of St. Privat, the Association Forum, Heritage Days, the Festival of the Horse and Nature.


Wednesday 26 april
Min. 9°C - Max. 17°C
Thursday 27 april
Min. 10°C - Max. 20°C
Friday 28 april
Min. 9°C - Max. 21°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided Tour of the Medieval Village of Puyloubier
Culture and education32 € Puyloubier (4 mi)
Garden of the 5 senses and primary shapes
Nature and the great outdoors6 € Saint-Marc-Jaumegarde (6.8 mi)
Day Trip to the Occitane Factory, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie and the Verdon Gorges
Entertainment110 € Aix-en-Provence (9.4 mi)
Explore the Hilltop Villages of Luberon
Entertainment70 € Aix-en-Provence (9.4 mi)
Tour Provence: Discover Avignon and the Villages of Luberon
Entertainment110 € Aix-en-Provence (9.4 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sainte-Victoire Mountain - Saint-Ser Chapel
HikeEasy1h30Puyloubier (4 mi)
Hiking and biking trails in Gréasque
Mountain bike itineraryEasy1h00Gréasque (5 mi)
Caramy Gorges
HikeEasy4h00Tourves (15.9 mi)
Saint-Probace Chapel
HikeEasy2h00Tourves (16 mi)
HikeEasy1h00Ceyreste (18.5 mi)


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