Nature, gastronomy, culture, with family or friends, the Luberon can be discovered from every angle! Set off to discover this incredible region, in the heart of its Regional Natural Park and its magnificent perched villages.
What makes this Region special
The Luberon is known worldwide for its beauty and authenticity.
A true jewel in the heart of Provence, with lush vegetation and exceptional fauna, its Regional Natural Park covers more than 180,000 hectares.
To visit the Luberon is to stroll along the stalls of the Provençal markets, to walk through the narrow streets of the magnificent perched villages such as Gordes or Lacoste, to hike in the Ochres de Roussillon, the Provençal Colorado or to discover the numerous galleries of artists who have put down their suitcases inspired by the beauty of the place...
Well Known Villages In the Luberon Display all (21)
The village of Gordes is a beautiful stone village perched high on the southern end of the Plateau of the Vaucluse. The whole village, built from local stone, glows golden in the morning sun, which is a view only matched by the views over the forests of the Luberon.
Barely 20 km from Avignon in beautiful southeastern France, the effervescent town of L'Isle sur la Sorgue is famed for its lively antiques scene. Close to the scenic perched villages of the Luberon Valley and within striking distance of Châteauneuf du Pape’s prestigious vineyards, L'Isle sur la Sorgue is known as “the Venice of the Comtat” for its waterways that bring a welcome freshness to the town’s streets and terraces.
Located in the heart of the sublime Regional Natural Park of Luberon in Vaucluse, Gargas is renowned for its Ochres because it is located on the chain of ochres, not far from Roussillon. Gargas is in fact made up of around thirty small hamlets.
The idyllic village of Velleron is located in Vaucluse, in Provence. If you want to discover many historical and cultural attractions in Provence, but also be able to relax and have a good time with family or friends, a holiday in Velleron is an excellent choice!
The ancient fortified village of Bonnieux is perched high above the Combe de Lourmarin, dominated by the ancient church which marks the skyline. The village has a wonderfully Provençal appearance, and is a great base for walking and cycling holidays as well as the wider exploration of the Luberon area.
Cucuron is a hidden gem found in the Luberon National Park in Provence. Cucuron is listed as one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France.
Located in the Luberon Regional Natural Park at the foot of the Monts de Vaucluse, the village of Roussillon is one of the most impressive villages in France. It is located in one of the largest ocher deposits in the world and famous for its quarries, it is called the "little Colarado".
A former Roman military camp, Apt is today a small Provençal town where you will find charming holiday rentals. Apt is a retreat in the Calavon valley, between the Monts de Vaucluse and the Massif du Lubéron. The old part of the town, Vieille Ville, is a magnificent tourist attraction, which hides behind the old town walls, hidden from the road by the newer residential area which now surrounds the historic centre.
Located in the National Natural park of the Luberon, Robion is a small quiet Provençal village built against the mountain. It is the starting point for many hiking trails in the Luberon. Narrow pebbled streets, Roman Church, old houses and ramparts with centenary plane trees… One of the less touristy villages in the Luberon ideal for those who wish to avoid the crowds, 6km from Cavaillon.
The Provence Village of Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is located in the Luberon in the heart of Provence in the South of France.
The Provence Village of Joucas is located in the Luberon in the heart of Provence in the South of France.
Lourmarin is a typical Provencal village, considered one of the most beautiful villages in the country. Nestled among lush vineyards, blossoming almond trees and fragrant olive groves, Lourmarin is filled with a great selection of cafes, bustling restaurants and trendy boutiques that complement each other to create a lively and friendly atmosphere.
One of the most beautiful villages in the Luberon Regional Natural Park. Built on top of a hill, it is surrounded by beautiful countryside and offers stunning views. This village has a rich historical past and has been very well preserved from any contemporary construction. Ménerbes has been inhabited since prehistoric times and archaeological excavations have brought to light ancient buildings dating from Roman times.
The ancient village of Oppede is located in the southeast of France on the northern flank of the Luberon Mountains in Provence.
Goult enjoys an almost perfect location perched on a hill within the Luberon region, close enough to neighboring villages and towns for variety, but far away enough to fully enjoy its peacefulness
Lacoste is located in the Vaucluse department of Provence. Stroll through the narrow streets full of history and admire the vestiges of the Castle of the Marquis de Sade
Discover Ansouis, located in the south of the Luberon massif, one of the most beautiful villages in France. The town is a hilltop village in Provence. Visit the renaissance castle of Ansouis, stroll through the alleys of this fabulous village.
The village of Cabrières-d'Avignon is a charming village surrounded by cedar forests. The area is typically Provençal with its stone built cottages and walls which line the narrow roads. The village is very picturesque and unspoilt, retaining its historic character with many old peasant houses now renovated and used as luxury holiday rental homes.