Christmas in Méjanes
Arles - Christmas market - From Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 December 2021. - Free
The Christmas market will take place in the Salon Mirette with workshops (free of charge) proposed by L'Etoile de L'Avenir (Provençal dance workshops, workshops for children - colouring and learning colours in Provençal language - presentation of the 13 desserts...),... the Big illuminated Christmas tree with the meeting of Father Christmas.
Activities, workshops and presentations (free) in the arenas will punctuate the weekend, in partnership with the French Federation of Camargue Racing, the school of bullfighters who will give demonstrations and young people who will also be able to practice in front of small calves.
Caval'Show. will propose workshops of equestrian acrobatics and demonstrations of acrobatics.
The Bergerie de Méjanes and the Mazet du Vaccarès will offer you a catering service with Christmas flavours.
And always the visit of the Paul Ricard Museum which will be open on both days (free for young people up to 18 years old), horse and pony rides, the ride on the Little Train of Méjanes...
Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Arles
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Where to stay
Mas de l'Ange du Vaccarès
The Vaccarès Lodges, a new guesthouse in the heart of the Camargue, located in front of the Vaccarès pond, is a 17th century farmhouse that offers 5 rooms and suites for an exceptional outdoor experience.The property and its 120-hectare park is a prime refuge for local birds. Observation posts…
Hotel restaurant the Flamant Rose L'albaron is situated between Arles and Saintes Maries of the sea in the Department of Bouches du Rhône in the heart of the Park of Camargue.The hotel offers 8 rooms, all equipped, quiet and comfortable in complete harmony with the Camargue spirit.Frédéric…
In the heart of the Camargue Regional Natural Park, the Bergerie d'Alivon invites you to discover its exceptional natural spaces. Guided by Emmanuel, you will follow the marsh you time on a horseback ride to visit the manade of bulls.Stay at the farmhouse, in the cottage or guesthouses of the…
In the heart of the Camargue Regional Natural Park, the Bergerie d'Alivon invites you to discover its exceptional natural spaces. Guided by Emmanuel, you will ride along the Marias river to visit the bull farm in the middle of the Camargue. To stay at the farmhouse, the Bergerie d'Alivon guest…
Things to do
Museum Paul Ricard
The Paul Ricard Museum is the first museum dedicated to the fabulous destiny of Paul Ricard, visionary and humanist entrepreneur. It is also an opportunity to discover the history of the Domaine de Méjanes, which is closely linked to that of the Camargue and all the people of the Camargue.
Etang de Vaccarès
D'août à avril, ces étangs accueillent des dizaines de milliers d'oiseaux d'eau, venus du nord de l'Europe passer la mauvaise saison en Camargue (canards, foulques et grèbes essentiellement). En avril, les sternes venues d'Afrique viennent y nicher en colonies, en compagnie des mouettes,…
Domaine de Méjanes
In the heart of the Camargue, on the edge of the Vaccarès lake, the Méjanes estate knows how to reconcile respect for a unique and mythical place with its openness to visitors. A land of wide open spaces, where horses and bulls live freely, among thousands of migratory or sedentary birds that…
Rice House is a learning place speaking of the evolution of rice when she started in the Camargue to the present day, three spaces have been created: a space devoted to the material specific to rice cultivation, a space dedicated to the grain of rice and its various stages of processing, a corner…
Where to eat
For a true moment of discovery and culinary pleasure, the restaurant the Méjanes highlights all the flavours of the region on your plate. Located in the heart of the Camargue, Olivier Ayme, the Restorer will welcome you in a warm and friendly atmosphere for a meal with family or…