Unmissable visits in the Luberon

Traveller's guide

What do you want to discover in Luberon ?

Natural sites

The Colorado Provençal

Discover a natural space with its trails in Rustrel

An old ochre quarry in the open air. The first digging was done in 1871. The last ochre washing took place in 1993.

The Ochre Trail

the Giant's Causeway to the heart of the ochre deposits

Discover the spectacular ochre landscapes of Roussillon, one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France, along a wooden path

Pond of the Bonde

Natural area suitable for swimming and walking

The pond of the Bonde is a body of water located between Cabrières-d’Aigues and La Motte-d’Aigues

River Durance

Stroll along the Durance River

The opportunity to walk along the Durance river and to admire the sunset in the evening

Cedar forest of the Luberon

In the shade of the Atlas cedars

For an easy walk or bike ride, the Cedar Forest is the ideal place for a family walk and picnic


Massif du Luberon

From the small to the big Luberon

Not very high, the Luberon extends from east to west between the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and the Vaucluse departmentIts highest point is the Mourre Nègre, a rounded summit that rises to an altitude of 1,125 meters

Sainte-Victoire Mountain

Symbol of Provence

In the footsteps of Cézanne, discover the paradise of hikers and climbers with the marked trails: www.amisdesaintevictoire.asso.fr

Mont Ventoux

Giant of Provence, from the top of its 1912 meters

The Mont Ventoux is a remarkable natural site, classified as a “Biosphere Reserve” by UNESCO.
it represents a real challenge for all cyclists.

Mountain of Lure

Hiking on the crests of the Lure mountain

To the north, the countless peaks of the Alps in the picture. To the south, the undulations of the Provençal massifs. The fantastic panorama offered by this short hike is easily accessible.



Incredible village at the gates of the Luberon

One of the most beautiful villages in France, it is above all the place of my childhood and where I still live today.
So how can we not tell you to stop by Lourmarin to simply enjoy a moment out of time with its narrow streets and the Provençal way of life


The Luberon lighthouse

This dry-stone village perched on its rock is also one of the most beautiful villages in France and has a centuries-old history.


An open-air museum

The village perched on a bed of lavender is famous for its Rotunda, the circular keep of the castle that crowns the hillock on which the village spreads, a witness to a rich history.
In June and July the surrounding fields explode in a profusion of lavender.


A castle facing the Grand Luberon

Certainly one of the prettiest perched villages of the South Luberon. With its thousand-year-old castle, its narrow streets and typical Provencal facades and its vineyard landscapes, this village breathes Provence


Abbey of Notre-Dame de Sénanque

Cistercian monastery surrounded by lavender fields

The monks of Sénanque offer you the possibility to visit the medieval abbey: the abbey church, the cloister, the chapter house, the chauffoir and the old dormitory.

Shrine of Our Lady of Lights

Occupied since the Mesolithic period

The sanctuary is built in a large garden with flowers and trees. On the path, a waterfall, a basin, several statues, niches dug in the rock. At the top of the path, from where the view dominates the valley, we reach the modest chapel of St. Michael, built in front of a natural balm, surrounded by ancient trees.

Abbey of Silvacane

A jewel of Cistercian art

The Abbey of Silvacane, located in the Commune of La Roque d’Anthéron, stands between the Luberon and the chaîne des Cotes on the left bank of the Durance, a communication route and transhumance path.

The chosen location is a rocky area, dominating the Durancian swamps

Saint Anne's Cathedral

The miracle of Jean Caseneuve

The Sainte-Anne cathedral is one of the oldest basilicas in Provence. In the 17th century, when the royal chapel had just been built, it had the honor of welcoming the mother of Louis XIV, Anne of Austria, who came on a pilgrimage.