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Our ideas for outings in Provence

Have you decided to spend your next family vacation in Provence? Excellent idea ! The region is full of treasures to discover, from picturesque villages to lavender fields and delicious culinary specialties.

To make your stay a success, here are some tips to follow:

Choose suitable accommodation: Opt for a villa with a swimming pool, make sure that the accommodation suits the needs of the whole family. Choose accommodation offering facilities for children, such as a playground or family rooms. We invite you to check our availability.

Prepare for hot weather: Summer in Provence can be hot, especially in July and August. Be sure to pack light clothing, hats, sunscreen, and plenty of water to stay hydrated. Plan your activities around the cooler times of the day.

Respect nature and heritage: Provence is renowned for its natural beauty and historical heritage. Raise your children's awareness about preserving the environment by involving them in eco-responsible activities, such as collecting waste during a nature walk or visiting organic farms.



In Provence, you will find a multitude of activities suitable for the whole family.

Here are some suggestions for spending memorable moments together:

Visit the hilltop villages: Explore the charming hilltop villages of Provence such as Gordes, Roussillon, or Ménerbes. Stroll through the narrow streets, discover the local markets and soak up the authentic atmosphere of the region.

Explore the Provençal markets: Go to local markets to discover regional products and meet the producers. The markets of Provence are full of colors, flavors and intoxicating smells that will delight the senses of the whole family. Our selection of the most beautiful markets in Vaucluse.

Take a bike ride: Rent bikes and set off to explore Provence through its magnificent landscapes. Many safe cycle paths are accessible to families, including the Luberon regional natural park.

Cool off in the gorges and rivers: Take advantage of the sunny days to swim in the Verdon gorges or the region's rivers. The crystal clear waters and spectacular landscapes will delight young and old alike.

Discover the historic sites: Visit the historic sites of Provence, such as the Palais des Papes in Avignon, the Roman arenas of Arles, or the ancient theater of Orange. Children will be fascinated by the history and architecture of these emblematic places. A day in Arles.

Learn about Provençal cuisine: Take a family cooking class and learn to prepare typically Provençal dishes, such as ratatouille, pissaladière or zucchini blossom fritters. It's a great way to discover the local gastronomy while spending time together. Cooking class with Gilles in Aix en Provence

Explore nature: Go hiking in the Luberon regional natural park or in the Alpilles and discover the exceptional fauna and flora of the region. The marked trails offer hiking opportunities suitable for all levels. The best hikes not to be missed.

Attend an open-air show: In summer, many festivals and open-air shows are organized throughout Provence. Attend a classical music concert in a Roman amphitheater or an outdoor theater performance under the stars.



By following these suggestions, you are guaranteed to spend unforgettable moments with your family in Provence, discovering the cultural, natural and gastronomic richness of the region.