VISIT THE PROVENCE AND THE LUBERON
THE Baux de Provence
At 25 minutes, in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of Alpilles, you will find Les Baux de Provence, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France. Browse its narrow cobbled medieval streets and let yourself be lulled by the sweetness of Provence. You will also be able to visit its castle dominating the village as well as the exceptional Careers of Light, a unique and unforgettable spectacle.
Only 30 minutes away, the charm of the Luberon opens its doors. Discover its classified villages (Lourmarin, Bonnieux, Gordes etc), its delicious local products and its beautiful nature, especially at the time of the lavender fields in bloom! Many cultural or sporting excursions are offered to you, including the visit of the ocher site of Roussillon.
At 35 minutes, take the time to walk the cobbled streets of the beautiful city of Aix-en-Provence, cradle of the painter Cézanne, and its famous mountain Sainte Victoire, which according to the hours of the day reveals its enchanting colors that have so long fascinated Cezanne. The city of Aix-en-Provence will seduce you with its pedestrian streets, its many fountains, shops and restaurants.
45 minutes north is Avignon, unmissable site both for its cultural richness with among others the Palais des Papes and the Pont d’Avignon, for its sweetness of life and the welcome of its inhabitants. Also well known for its annual theater festival held in July.
45 minutes south, discover Marseille and its thousand facets. European capital of culture in 2013, Marseille offers you all the diversity of a big city, with the unavoidable accent of the south: museums, monuments and ballad in town or nature with its parks and its beautiful coves which invite you to idleness.