The markets of the region
Every morning, the villages host markets rich in colors and flavors:
- Monday: Cadenet, Cavaillon and Lauris
- Tuesday: Aix-en-Provence, Cucuron, Gordes, Lacoste and Apt
- Wednesday: Rognes, Sault and Coustellet
- Thursday: Aix-en-Provence, Ansouis and Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
- Friday: Lambesc, Lourmarin and Bonnieux
- Saturday: Aix-en-Provence, Rognes, Apt and Cadenet
- Sunday: Pélissanne and Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
Restaurants in the surroundings
Depending on your budget, your appetite and your desires, we can advise you on the best restaurant in the area. We have made a list of our favorite addresses for you: “Les Armieux”, “La Cantine Gourmande” and “La table de chez nous” in Lambesc, “Le bistrot du potager”, “La villa Solone” and “Les 3 zèbres” in Salon-de-Provence, “Le Mas Bottero” in Saint-Cannat and many others.
In the surroundings of our guest house near Aix-en-Provence, you can practice many outdoor activities with your friends, your family or as a couple. We will be able to advise you on some hikes, walks or cycle paths in the surroundings. For golf enthusiasts, the Golf d'Aix-en-Provence is less than 30 minutes away.
The villages of the Luberon
In a few minutes drive, you will be in the heart of the Luberon, take the opportunity to visit these perched villages: Ansouis, classified among the Most Beautiful Villages of France, Roussillon for its Ocher Trail, Gordes and its museum in the old castle, Lourmarin which was able to seduce Albert Camus and Henri Bosco, Bonnieux and its exceptional panorama, and finally Lacoste and the Château du Marquis de Sade.
The villages of Provence
Provence is rich in cultural, architectural and natural heritage. We particularly advise you to go less than twenty minutes by car to the village of Salon-de-Provence, to discover the Savonnerie Marius Fabre and the Château de l'Empéri. Don't miss Les Baux-de-Provence, with the Carrières de Lumières, an immersive sound and light show.
The Château de la Barben and the Zoo
In less than 10 minutes, you will be at the Zoo de la Barben for a family, educational and fun outing. La Barben Zoo is committed to the protection of endangered species and their habitats. Near the zoo, we recommend the Château de la Barben, which you can visit, accompanied by a guide, for an hour.
Marseille, the Phocaean City
Go to Marseille to discover all its wonders. Start your exploration with the Old Port, for a dip in the atmosphere of the city, continue with a stroll on the Canebière, continue with a visit to the Quartier du Panier and end with the climb to the "Bonne Mère".
Cassis and its creeks
By boat or on foot, get as close as possible to these preserved little corners of paradise. Between green nature, azure water and fine sandy beaches, you will be charmed by these exceptional coves. Discover the creeks of Port-Miou, Port-Pin and En Vau.
From our prestigious guest house near Aix en Provence, you can go to the heart of the Camargue for a day. You can take the opportunity to discover the salt marshes, the herds of bulls, the ornithological parks, go horseback riding or visit the most beautiful towns such as Arles, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer and Aigues-Mortes.