The Moulin de Lourmarin stands in the centre of one of the most beautiful villages in Provence. A little stream, “Le Rayé”, which once drove the millstones in this traditional oil mill, still runs past the chateau and close to the Protestant church.During
your stay, do you also stop in all the small villages:
Take a short walk through the narrow streets of Lourmarin and look carefully at the doors and shutters, the noses on the steps around the many fountains and the corbels carved from Espeil stone.
In the heart of the Parc Naturel Régional du Luberon, this charming village has
many facets. Ramparts, towers
doors, or the belfry tower. So
many places to discover at the option of a stroll in the old town, which was
chosen as the setting for the film Horseman on the Roof.
Vaugines: Located at the foot of the Luberon, at 400 meters altitude, a little
away from the busiest roads, Vaugines is an agricultural village that is open to
new people and many visitors attracted by the serenity,
its cool shade and the beauty of its heritage.
Today wonderfully preserved town is still dominated by its magnificent castle.
reaching it, cross the square and the streets runs beautifully restored houses:
the oldest dating from the fifteenth and seventeenth
to the northern part of the Luberon via the valley to arrive in one of the most beautiful villages
in France, Bonnieux, and
continue to discover Gordes, which also preserves its land, the Bories village,
those curious rounded stone constructions dry, Sénanque Abbey,
Menerbes, Lacoste and Fontaine de Vaucluse and L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue.
do not forget to discover all the markets of Provence, International Festival in Roque
d'Anthéron, and all events at the castle of Lourmarin.
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