The LUBERON STATE PARK is an emblematic part of Provence. So if you’re looking for a blend of picturesque villages, charming countryside, historic buildings and ageless trails, it’s the right place for you.
If you’re a demanding traveler looking for a different experience of Provence, more active, off the beaten tracks, we developped this program for you. Each visit will be the opportuntiy for a mini hike, never demanding but still requiring good shoes and no problems to walk.
Villages off the beaten tracks
OPPEDE-LE-VIEUX – You will walk a fascinating ghost village, with a dark history, surrounded by a typical provencal countryside. Reinvested by a handful of enthusiasts in recent years, Oppède is unlike any other village in the region. A fascinating walk through a medieval ghost town.
GOULT – This splendif village offers the opportunity to discover the traditional paesant life with a magnificent conservatory of culture terraces, which tells us a whole story, lifestyles, and a certain nostalgia. A superb walk in the countryside with countless views.
SAINT-SATURNIN-LES-APT – Here you won’t be in the crowd, one of our favorite village of Provence remains discreet. Going up to the classified medieval church, is like a pilgrimage through time. A “spiritual” walk through the ruins of the medieval castle, rewarded by a stunning view over Provence.
Walk the Ocheres
COLORADO PROVENCAL – Up to the second half of the XXth century the ocheres industry was one of the main activity of the region. Of course it left some deep traces in the surrounding countryside, offering a surprising hike through a multicolor landscape. An exotic walk through ocheres canyon.