Discover the Provence, whereas the following proposals are only a few
out of many possibilities:
- Gordes, Roussillon, Ménèrbes,
Bonnieux, Apt, Cavaillon ........charming villages and
small towns with picturesque markets on different weekdays.
- Avignon, Aix-en-Provence, Orange, Nîmes,
beautifull towns with innumerable cultural programs during the whole
- Village des Bories, outdoor
museum with historical home-shelters built of dry stones and of course
the famous Abbaye Cistercienne de Sénanque
only 5 km from Gordes.
- Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Mekka of the antique dealers of the greater Region
as well as a flea market along the river Sorgue each Sunday.
- Fontaine de Vaucluse,
with its amazing platane trees and home of the poet Petrarca for many
years. Canoe rental for a trip down the river Sorgue to Isle-sur-la-Sorgue.
- Numerous hiking possibilities
in the wild surroundings, the National Park of the Luberon, the Alpilles
with St. Rémy, last stay of the painter Vincet van Gogh.
- The wild canions of the Ardèche
and Verdon rivers with wild water canoeing possibilities
and swimming along pebble beaches.
- Marseille, the bustling
harbour town on the Mediterranian and the turquoise Calanques
de Cassis at an hour’s drive away as well as the
Camargue and the Côte d’Azur.