The Waterwheels Route

Along the river Sorgue

Along the Sorgue river you will meet History.
Along the Sorgue river Avignon looks like a country town.
Along the Sorgue river one succumb to the insidious charms of inner Provence.
Along the Sorgue river you discover ancestral traditions and trades.
Along the Sorgue river you meet poets Dante and Petrarch.
Along the Sorgue river you could reach a certain peace of mind.
Along the Sorgue river follow the waterwheels route.

Famous landmarks of the Venaissin county

AVIGNON, home to the world’s largest medieval building, but also one of the richest historic and architectural heritage in France. You will also discover the morning market in the HALLES.

LISLE-SUR-LA-SORGUE, third most important site in the world for antiques (after Paris and London), the little provencal town is also loved for the charm of its river banks.

FONTAINE-DE-VAUCLUSE, spring of the Sorgue, with a flow among the five most important in the world. A mix between a natural wonder and splendid medieval village.

« Time is like a river » – Anonymous

Avignon city tour - Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and Fontaine de Vaucluse - Provence tour


  • Avignon
  • Les halles food market
  • Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
  • Fontaine de Vaucluse



  • Private tour
  • 8 hours
  • Driver-guide
  • Tailor made program
  • From Aix or Avignon
  • Shore excursion port of Avignon
  • Avignon city tour