Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Tarascon

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

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Tarascon

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

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Tarascon

Fly into Avignon (AVN-Caumont), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21 km) from the city center. 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.

Where to stay near Tarascon?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,825 house rentals near Tarascon. From 1,356 Houses to 342 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tarascon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Tarascon:

  • Avignon City Centre: 423 vacation rentals
  • Garrigues: 108 vacation rentals
  • Quartier des Espesses: 176 vacation rentals
  • Montfavet: 51 vacation rentals
  • Les 3 Ponts: 74 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Tarascon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Tarascon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chateau de Tarascon: 4,711 home rentals
  • Frigolet Abbey: 5,629 home rentals
  • Tarascon Station: 4,582 home rentals
  • Rognonas: 6,072 home rentals
  • Arles (ZAF-Arles Train Station): 2,965 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Tarascon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,356 Houses in Tarascon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tarascon include:

  • Villas: 342 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 133 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 133 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tarascon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,574 vacation homes with pool available in Tarascon.

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