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.
What makes this Village special
Discovering the Bories - The area is scattered with small circular stone huts called “bories” which would be used by shepherds and hunters The rural countryside offers plenty to see and do around your Provence holiday rental. Go hiking, mountain biking, climbing, boating, fishing, kayaking and horseback riding, in this scenic department of the Cote d’Azur. The 5 hectares of cedar forest nearby offer shady walks on warm days surrounded by nature. Gordes is only 7 km from Cabrieres-d’Avignon.The grey and white stone houses are built in a spiral around the rock in the centre of the village. Listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, Gordes offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. The Senanque Abbey is an important sightseeing stop if you want to take the famous photo of all the lavender fields.( June is the best time of year).