Saint Remy of Provence
Just 5 kilometers from our charming hotel in Eyragues, we meet you in the town of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. Famous for having welcomed the painter Vincent Van Gogh, follow in his footsteps on a journey through the city. This pedestrian circuit is dotted with 21 illustrated panels which represent the artist's paintings. During his one-year stay in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Van Gogh painted 150 paintings.
We advise you to visit and discover Les Antiques, Lake Peirou, the Estrine Museum, the Hôtel de Sade, the Alpilles Museum, Saint-Paul de Mausole and the archaeological site of Glanum.
Your hosts know the region perfectly and will be able to tell you the best addresses, hikes and visits in the surroundings, far from the usual tourist trails. In the region, many festivals punctuate the year, ask your hosts for the unmissable dates!
The Camargue and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Less than 75 kilometers from our hotel, we meet you at Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer. This charming city will surprise and charm you with its many votive festivals, its historical monuments, its proximity to the Mediterranean Sea and its ancestral traditions. It is a wonder for the eyes and the senses!
Travel 80 kilometers and visit the town of Aigues-Mortes. You can't help but learn more about the city's ramparts, its history and its monuments: Constance Tower, Place Saint-Louis and Notre-Dame-des-Sablons church. Very close to Aigues-Mortes, the salt marshes offer you a breathtaking spectacle.
The Baux de Provence
Less than 20 kilometers from the Hotel Les Mazets de Marie de Jules, we invite you to discover Les Baux de Provence, a typical Provencal village. Visit the monuments of the village: the Château des Baux-de-Provence, the Saint-Vincent church, the Santons Museum and the Porte Eyguières. The must-see of the village is the Carrières de Lumières site, an immersive experience of sound and light.
The Alpilles and hiking
The Alpilles Regional Natural Park is located in the heart of Provence, a few kilometers from our charming hotel. Beautiful hikes, suitable for all levels, will be on the program of your days in the Alpilles. In the heart of nature, you will have superb views.
This masterpiece of ancient architecture is one of the best-preserved Roman remains in the world. During a walk in the middle of the scrubland, you can get as close as possible to the Pont du Gard, this ancient Roman aqueduct. On the site, you can stroll in the heart of nature, visit the museum and swim in the Gardon.
An hour's drive is sufficient to reach the city of Nîmes. We recommend that you stroll through the streets of the center and discover the city's must-sees: the arenas, the Maison Carrée, the gardens of the Fountain and the Tour Magne. For more cultural visits, visit the city museums: Museum of Vieux-Nîmes, Museum of Natural History, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Romanity and Museum of Taurine Cultures.
Uzès, city of Art and History, is nicknamed the first duchy of France. The most beautiful monuments of the city will be just an hour's drive away, such as the three towers of power (Bermonde tower, King's tower and Bishop's tower). We recommend that you discover the Place aux Herbes for a coffee or to visit the traditional market.
The Mont Ventoux
By car, motorbike, bicycle or on foot, for the bravest, climb Mont Ventoux, also called the “Giant of Provence”. Mont Ventoux is an hour's drive away. At the top, you will get a superb view of the Luberon, the Sainte-Victoire mountain, the Gorges de la Nesque and the Mediterranean coast.
In less than an hour's drive, you will be in the village of Roussillon. The must-see is the Sentier des Ocres. Let yourself be charmed by the superb colors offered by its old ocher quarries. The site will be dotted with panels to explain the geology, flora and history of this place.
We meet at Isle-sur-la-Sorgue for flea market enthusiasts. Shop for souvenirs or decorative items in one of the many Antiquarian Villages of Isle sur la Sorgue. We also invite you to discover the Campredon Center d'Art, the Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame-des-Anges, as well as the many art galleries.
In the heart of Vaucluse, come and discover the hilltop village of Gordes. Stroll through the streets of the city center to discover all the sweetness of life in Provence. In the immediate vicinity of the village of Gordes, we recommend that you visit the Village des Bories and the Abbey of Notre Dame de Sénanque.
Less than 20 kilometers from our hotel with swimming pool and garden near Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, explore the city of Avignon and attend its famous festival. During your visit to Avignon, discover the Place Pie, the Pont d'Avignon, the Palais des Papes, the cathedral and the Rocher des Doms.