Located between the historic cities of Arles and Avignon, you’ll find the Alpilles chain is a land of sweet scents, of thyme and rosemary, in the heart of its limestone setting. Discover breath-taking landscapes, colourful markets, quintessential Provencal villages and scrumptious local products. This is a region not to be missed during your stay in Provence…
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Saint Rémy de Provence, a charming Provencal town in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Alpilles, invites you to discover its riches: lifestyle, Roman remains and Provencal festivals. In the Provencal capital of the art of living where Nostradamus was born, you will find: gastronomy, local products, olive oil, vineyards "AOC Les Baux de Provence", handicrafts, the Provençal market , the artists, the charm of beautiful shops and art galleries, nature walks and hikes where you can breathe rosemary, thyme and wild sage, the places painted by Van Gogh, the Roman archaeological site of Glanum rocked by cicadas, traditions, festivals, and 300 days of sunshine a year ...
Said to be one of the prettiest villages in the whole of France, Les-Baux-de-Provence is certainly stunning with its hilltop location in the Alpilles, in Provence, Southern France. It overlooks exceptional landscapes on Arles, the Camargue and the Alpilles and offers you panoramas to take your breath away. The immense and superb stone fortress is undoubtedly one of the must see attractions in Provence.
Maussane-les-Alpilles lies at the foot of the Alpilles mountain range, an area of natural beauty that is primed for enjoyable days in a traditional holiday home. With a varied array of outdoor activities and fantastic restaurants and the famous perched villages to visit making Maussane-les-Alpilles a great base to explore the delights of Provence.
From the top of its perch, the village of Eygalières dominates the graceful landscapes where the fields of olive trees that line the plain, green valleys and the vineyard take place on the horizon. You will discover a village that has preserved its authenticity. The beautiful old houses of the village are stone and stand in row along the small winding streets. In the heart of the protected natural park of Alpilles, you will smell the scents of pines, wild aromatic plants with of course in the background the cicadas to accompany you.
Le Paradou is a charming little village situated between the Baux de Provence and Maussane les Alpilles at the foot of the Alpilles mountain range. Filled with beautifully restored holiday homes and colourful gardens. With its narrow, well-maintained streets, brightly painted shutters, restaurants decorated in Provençal style and tempting boutiques, Le Paradou is a glorious example of Provence at its best !
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