EXPLORE PROVENCE

Depending on your mood, you can take a stroll around the garden, read a book or go on a number of walks... Beyond “La Venise comtadine” (“The Venice of the Comtat”), as L’Isle sur la Sorgue is also known, the region is rich in varied landscapes, lush countryside and other treasures. We can suggest a daily programme of activities adapted to whatever takes your fancy.

 

Do you wish to explore Provence’s natural surroundings ?

The Dentelles de Montmirail, The Mont Ventoux, The Luberon National Park, The Fountain of Vaucluse, The Gorges de la Nesque & Toulourenc Valley, Colorado de Rustrel, The Ochre Trail in Roussillon, The Ardèche Gorge…

 

Do you wish to experience the Provençal culture ?

- L’Isle sur la Sorgue, the renowned capital for antique dealers

- Avignon, The Papal City, The St Bénezet Bridge, The Calvet Museum…

- The Roman ruins at Orange and Vaison-la-Romaine

- The Perched Villages of Provence : le Barroux, le Beaucet, Menerbe, Lacoste, Gordes, Séguret, Sénanque,...

- Theatre, Music and Dance Festivals : Avignon, Orange, La Roque d’Anthéron, Vaison-la-Romaine,...

 

Do you wish to try some Provençal haute cuisine ?

- The Côtes du Rhône Wine Road (Châteauneuf du Pape, Gigondas, Beaumes de Venise…)

- Local produce : discover the Velleron Farmers’ Market and the Carpentras Market every evening during the market season, and the l’Isle sur la Sorgue market every Thursday and Sunday...