Rural gites in Provence, near the Alpilles and the Luberon

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Activities during your stay

  1. History
  2. Culture
  3. Tradition
  4. Environment
  5. Activities

Histoire Alpilles

hébergement proche Palais des papes

An area full of history

  • Gallo-roman period : Saint-Rémy de provence, Arles, Vaison la Romaine

  • Middle ages remains : city walls and castles

  • Religion wars : Vaudois in the Luberon and papacy in Avignon

Culture Alpilles

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Tradition Alpilles

Cucuron

A land of traditions and of  famous writers like Alphonse Daudet and Frédéric Mistral :

  • "Careto Ramado" day : for St Eloi (end of june) carters ride in the streets of the village with about fiveteen horses pulling a decorated cart ...

  • The bullfighting : camargaises races, abrivados, corridas ...

  • The cooking of Provence with sunny meals like : bohémienne, bouillabaise, rabbit and olives, tapenade, brandade ( Le mas de Capoun restaurant) .

  • Wine and olives are everywhere in the recipes of Provence. Within 10 kms you can visit four famous wine cellars :


Environnement Alpilles

Variety and richness in our local natural parks :

  Eygalières Chapelle Saint Sixte   Ballade Eygalières

activités alpilles

  • Pedetrian ways :

    Randonnées opedestres alpilles

    You will find several hiking tracks :

    • GR 6
    • GR 9
    • GR 51
  • Bikes ways :

    VTT Alpilles

    Several tours for beginners, intermediates and even competition level

  • Montain climbing :

    Escalade Alpilles

    Famous places like Orgon, Saint Rémy de Provence, Mouriès, Fontvieille, le Paradou and Buoux

  • Horse riding :

    from Eygalières

  • Canoo and kayak :

    In l'Isle sur la Sorgues, Fontaine de Vaucluse and Pont du Gard

  • Golf

    In Mouriès, Baux de Provence and Pont-Royal

  • Swimming-pool :

    in Saint-Rémy de Provence

  • Club of gliding :

    Learn how to glide with the Romanin aerodrome (teaching lesson)

  • Tennis

    in Saint-Andiol

  • Bathing :

    Beaches and calanques on Mediterraneanseaside


Philippe et Claude SIMONETTI - 695 Chemin des Carrairades - 13940 MOLLEGES
téléphone : 04.90.95.47.67 - mobile : 06.15.44.00.24 - mail : contact@gitelaroussitane.fr

Pour réserver : La Cardabelle - Le Farfadet - Le Lupin

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