Tarascon - Holiday rental - from 480€ €
Gite situated in the oldest part of a rustic, Provencal farmhouse surrounded by orchards. Just 15 km from Avignon and Arles and 20 km from Saint Rémy de Provence. Very centrally located for visiting tourist sites. Ground floor : little kitchen. Microwave. Washing-machine. Dishwasher. Large living room with fireplace (wood included). Air-conditioning. TV, DVD. Ancient staircase to the 1st floor: 2 communicating and air-conditioned bedrooms : 1 with a double bed, 1 with twin beds (120 cm). baby and child's beds on request. Bathroom. WC. Back-up heater included. Reversible air-conditioning. Open private shaded garden and terrace of 150 m². Garden furniture. Barbecue. Children's bicycles.
- Internet access
Information provided by OT Tarascon
- 04 90 85 45 00
04 90 85 88 49
Where to stay
Bright, roomy gite, quiet and well appointed, located on a 1.2-ha estate next to the St. Michel de Frigolet abbey. Covered parking. Horse livery possible. One pony available on site.Ground floor: hall /living room/ dining room, kitchenette, fireplace (1/2 a stere offered per week). 1 double…
At the foot of la Montagnette, South of Avignon, farmhouse in stones, in the countryside but close to all amenities. Accomodation fo character, with a refined decoration and equipment of high quality. Private swimming pool (16 m x 4 m), from Easter to 1st of november, protected by alarm. Pond…
Les écuries du Roi
Véritable litière aux tons de paille de sérénité et de confort, cet écrin chic, à la fois intime et moelleux est idéal pour vous évader et se ressourcer à deux. C'est une adresse confidentielle à la décoration raffinée qui saura répondre à vos attentes d'intimité, de luxe et de…
Things to do
Speciality: 'Tarasque', 'Tartarinades' and 'Bésuquettes de Tartarin' (made with chocolate and praline). Exclusive registered trademark. Delicious almond biscuits perfumed with orange and chocolate and filled with crème fraiche are produced as effigies of the monster and mascot La Tarasque ( a…
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…
Château de Tarascon
The imposing fortress of Tarascon stands like a sentinel overlooking the waters of the Rhône. During the Middle Ages, the château was located on the border of the County of Provence, opposite Beaucaire and French territory, and gave the impression of defence. Louis II, Duke of Anjou and Count…
The Souléiado Museum was created in a private mansion which housed an Indian printing site from 1806. This society museum combines the history of our Provence with the traditional production of cotton fabrics. There are printed textiles with colourful motifs known as 'Indian textiles', which are…
Where to eat
La Bastide de Boulbon
At the foot of La Montagnette, in the heart of the picturesque Provençal village of Boulbon, between Avignon, Les Baux, Saint Rémy de Provence, the Pont du Gard and Arles... 5 km from the Abbey of Frigolet, this 1850 building, renovated to create a charming Hotel, has contemporary rooms and a…
Master restaurateur Christian Chay takes pride in perpetuating a family tradition dating back to 1945. His lovingly-prepared cuisine is also a tribute to regional culinary customs, although the sun-packed flavours have evolved with the times. The dishes here provide an explosion of Provencal…
'Boutargue', an amber-coloured jewel fished on the shores of Martigues...
It was born in the mid-Nineties but originates from the city's infamous reputation since the early 20th century.
The forerunner of modern art, Cézanne is fittingly celebrated today in his home town of Aix-en-Provence, magnificently portrayed in his work. For the last 40 years, this illustrious painter has been setting the pace for the region's artistic life.
'Savon de Marseille', how to tell the real from the fake