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Between cabin and château: 5 top accommodation choices around Ventoux !

Last update: 18/11/2020

A land of hills, garrigues and large spaces, Vaucluse first gave birth to the Luberon Regional Nature Park in 1977, before creating that of Ventoux this year. ...

Come and meet the people of the Ventoux area!

Last update: 13/11/2020

Athletes, farmers, naturalists, storytellers or scholars… we're giving you ideas of fascinating people to interview ...

Organic spa opens at the Château de Massillan

Last update: 14/08/2020

This beautiful, eco-conscious hotel surrounded by vineyards to the north of Orange has just opened its own organic spa. ...

Roaming Vaucluse: a bike tour of Gordes

Last update: 29/06/2020

This 70 km trail explores the Luberon's hilltop villages, including Gordes, Oppède, and Ménerbes. It's the latest of our bike trails in Vaucluse. ...

Côteaux du Ventoux cherries now protected by PGI designation

Last update: 05/06/2020

For the first time in France, a cherry has been designated PGI (Protected Geographical Indication)! The tradition of cherry cultivation in this region has been recorded as far back as the 17th century, and this appellation is the result of generations of hard work to perfect the quality of the fruit. ...

The hydroelectric dam at Bollène opens to the public

Last update: 29/05/2020

You can now come and explore Bollène’s historic hydroelectric power plant on the Rhone river! This masterpiece of industrial architecture was one of the last massive infrastructure projects to be built in post-war France. Commissioned in 1952,… ...

Cavaillon’s hidden gem: the incredible Hôtel d’Agar

Last update: 29/05/2020

Fans of culture, of the unexpected, of old stonework and contemporary art will love this hidden treasure in Cavaillon. It certainly merits a detour from the D900 road which crosses the Luberon to this ancient town which… ...

Experience the Roman Theatre in Orange with a virtual reality headset

Last update: 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

Last update: 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… ...