Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Tarascon

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Tarascon. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognised for its mountain views, local tours and restaurants. Abbey de Montmajour and Chateau des Baux are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Tarascon

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Tarascon a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mas des Tourelles (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Domaine de Manville (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Servanes Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Piratland (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Epicurium (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Chateaublanc Golf (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Tarascon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tarascon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camargue (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Fountain Gardens (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Alpilles (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Rocher des Doms (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Epicurium (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Barthelasse Island (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Tarascon

Fly into Avignon (AVN-Caumont), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Nimes (FNI-Garons), which is 13.4 mi (21.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Tarascon Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Tarascon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,739 holiday rentals around Tarascon. From 1,264 holiday houses to 103 bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Tarascon is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tarascon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tarascon:

  • Avignon City Centre: 441 holiday homes
  • Arles City Centre: 190 holiday homes
  • Nimes City Centre: 138 holiday homes
  • Route d'Arles: 94 holiday homes
  • Garrigues: 91 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tarascon?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Tarascon. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Chateau de Tarascon: 4,499 holiday rentals
  • Tarascon Station: 4,390 holiday rentals
  • Chateau d'Estoublon: 3,983 holiday rentals
  • Frigolet Abbey: 5,403 holiday rentals
  • Carrieres de Lumieres: 4,570 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tarascon listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tarascon?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,264 Houses in Tarascon. Our other popular types of Tarascon holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 103 holiday houses
  • Villas: 315 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 748 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tarascon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,527 holiday homes with pool available in Tarascon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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