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Experience the Roman Theatre in Orange with a virtual reality headset

published on 29/05/2020

At the Roman Theatre of Orange, visitors can now extend the traditional tour of this ancient monument with a seven-minute Virtual Reality experience that immerses them in its two-thousand-year history. This is a real bonus, while the… ...

New: the Botanical Garden at Domaine de la Citadelle

published on 28/05/2020

This project has been a work in progress for the past 2 years and has just opened. Its 5 ancient dry-stone wall terraces contain different types of plants: aromatic, medicinal, wild, magical… all with a stunning view… ...

Vaucluse by electric mountain bike

published on 26/05/2020

Sport fanatics were delighted by the opening of the Vaucluse Long Distance Mountain Bike trail two years ago. And for those of us who enjoy sports and the great outdoors, but don’t relish the physical exertion of… ...

Living on water: the Cabanes des Grands Cépages

published on 26/05/2020

The Domaine des Cabanes des Grands Cépages opened in the heart of the famous Châteauneuf-du-Pape wine region in 2017. It offers visitors the chance to experience the joy of being surrounded by nature, beside the water and… ...

Enhanced reality at the Popes’ Palace

published on 26/05/2020

Ah, the great halls of the Papal Palace, so vast … but so empty too! Since the arrival of the Histopad, visitors can finally immerse themselves in the history of the monument, during the era of the… ...

50 Bosch eBike charging stations in Vaucluse

published on 26/05/2020

Here’s some good news for people who love exploring the countryside or climbing the slopes by electric bicycle – Vaucluse now boasts 13 charging stations and 150 Fast Chargers spread across the region, at Tourist Offices and… ...

Plantin truffle experts in Vaison-la-Romaine now open to the public

published on 26/05/2020

The Mont Ventoux and Valréas region is famous for its splendid black truffles, a popular treat in local markets and cuisine every winter. The Plantin family have been honing their mastery of this delicacy ever since the… ...

La Filaventure, the brand new museum of Brun de Vian-Tiran factory

published on 26/05/2020

Fans of French-made quality blankets will know the name Brun de Vian-Tiran, the oldest cloth-weaving factory still running in France. For eight generations and over two centuries, the Brun family has been travelling the world in search… ...

Two new sightseeing Passes for Avignon and Vaucluse

published on 26/05/2020

Explore Avignon or the whole of Vaucluse at your own pace, with the new 24- or 48-hour City Pass, and 2, 3 or 5-day Passes covering the wider region. The Avignon City Pass and the Vaucluse Provence… ...