Marché paysan vive les abeilles + fruits en folie
Graveson - Place du marché - Farmer's market - In July - Dates and program to be confirmed - Free
Day of taste to the peasant market with Degustation.organisee in collaboration with the Conservatory of Mediterranean cuisines: local chefs make you discover the recipes.Cooking Contest: bring your recipe already prepared for 4 people (theme: "Provencal tart".)
No admission charge
- Pets allowed
- Accessible for disabled
- Public car park
Information provided by OT Terre de Provence
Office de Tourisme de Graveson
41 cours National
Place du marché
- 04 90 95 88 44
Where to stay
Fleurs de Glais - Bouquet 1
House adjoining another gite. Located in the country at 1 km of the village of Maillane. Near the Baux de Provence. Possibility of visiting Alpilles. Communal swimming pool (10x5m) open May 1st-Octobre 15 of monday at friday (access 10-12am and 2-4pm). Gd fl : Living room/kitchen. Shower room/wc.…
Between St Rémy and Avignon, small Provençal country cottage on the same level, independent in the countryside, on a semi closed ground. In front of apple trees run in organic, terrace (65 m ²) with garden furniture and sunshades, in front of the above-ground privative swimming pool (15/06 -…
Mas Des Limites
Au coeur de la Provence, entre Avignon et les Alpilles, Luberon et Camargue, ce mas rénové du XVIIIème propose un environnement calme et reposant, avec son jardin paysager et sa piscine, les terrasses privatives de chaque chambre (avec salon de jardin confortable en teck ou en résine…
Le Clos De Bagalance
On the heights of the village of Barbentane , between Avignon and the Alpilles , very nice house , completely independent , in an environment of oaks and pines on 1ha not fenced . Private pool ( 5x14m - depth 1.2 to 2 m) with safety cover , pool house (shower and toilet ) with garden furniture…
Mas De Rey
In the countryside between Avignon and St Rémy de Provence, former renewed mas with 3 rooms with independent entrance. You will like the terrace shaded by plane tree, the rose garden in front of parking lot, the swimming pool (enclosed - 10x5 m - of 10/05 in 10/09) with its fountain, without…
Things to do
Museum Frédéric Mistral
The poet Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) lived in Maillane, where he composed all his work; in 1904 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also the founder of the Félibrige association. The house where he lived from 1876 until his death on 25 March 1914 has retained the authentic…
Located on the ground floor of the country house, in the Park of the poets. This new space allows to present the best very diverse collections of objects reflecting the past of Eyragues, of the country of Arles, in Provence. Throughout the year the Museum houses temporary exhibitions.
Artisanat des tranchées 1914-1918
More than 1,000 items from the 1914-1918 war have been brought together in the home of Mme Maryse Dupont. Mme Dupont has a passionate interest in the First World War and has recreated an entire era with her impressive collection of items, each one more amazing than the last, including lighters…
The Montagnette hills
Boulbon, Graveson, Tarascon, Barbentane
La Montagnette is an isolated mountain with well-defined contours, located in the extreme north-west of the department. La Montagnette is a low-altitude mountain (150 m), but with rather steep slopes, particularly on its eastern and western faces where slopes prohibit access by roads. This…
MISTRAL ENTREPRISES, Ets COMBE
For three generations this family-run business, with more than sixty years' experience in Camargue reeds, has been producing and distributing mats originally used to protect crops from the cold. Today, times have changed and other uses have been found; our reed mats are now used for covering…
Boulangerie-pâtisserie FASSY DE PROVENCE
In the Maillane area, Fassy breads and fougasses have been made with passion and skills passed down from father to son over six generations. Traditional breads in many different forms, kneaded with the best flours. Sweet and savoury fougasses: the main part of the traditional thirteen desserts.
Where to eat
Located in the centre of Maillane, where author Frédéric Mistral - a fervent defender of Provencal traditions - was born, this is what you could call a "great little place". The owner is warm and welcoming and so is his food. Mistral would have been proud of this tribute to fresh and local fare…
'Boutargue', an amber-coloured jewel fished on the shores of Martigues...
Drawing its inspiration from the city's sulphurous reputation since the early 20th century, this literary movement is a spinoff from the 'Roman Noir' crime novel
It was born in the mid-Nineties but originates from the city's infamous reputation since the early 20th century.
The history of cinema in Provence dates back many years. And similarly to the region's artistic hall of fame, it was inspired by light...
As you may know, the very first moving picture was screened by the Lumière brothers ('Lumière' meaning 'light') on September 21st, 1895 in La Ciotat.