Fabrique Santons de Provence

Graveson - Christmas crib figures

The Provence Santon Studio in Graveson reveals lots of secrets and traditional skills. Mme Roze, Master Santon-maker, skilfully works the clay; all the santons, whether painted or dressed, require attention to detail, passion and fineness. She also offers visits to the studio and demonstrations for groups by appointment.

  • Coach park, Private parking

Information provided by OT Graveson

Apps
Outings

Access to the Bouches-du-Rhône's hill chains, which are highly exposed to forest fires, is regulated according to the local weather conditions. Thanks to the mobile app 'My Provence Envie de Balade' and the special 0811 20 13 13 hotline, walkers benefit from real-time information and can set out with a peaceful mind.

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  • Contact

    Petite route de Maillane
    120 chemin Des Meuilles

    13690 Graveson

  • Phone

    • 04 90 95 80 27
  • Fax

    04 90 95 80 27

Nearby

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Where to stay

M. et Mme Ranelli Alexandre
B&B

M. et Mme Ranelli Alexandre

Graveson

3 bedrooms and 2 suites with the "Fleurs de Soleil" label in a 11th century estate covering 16 hectares. With their roots, hearts and minds in Provence, Solange, Charlotte, Alexandre and Julien Ranelli will be welcoming you and if friendship makes the world go round, may you make new friends in…

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1
Holiday rental

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1

Graveson

Very pretty detached gite, quality appointments in a recently built villa. Peaceful, country setting. Restful view of the garden and private pool. Ground floor: kitchen/living room/lounge, big flat screen TV/DVD player, video recorder, radio. WC. 1 bedroom (with 2 twinned 90x200 beds), private…

Mme Nadine Reynaud
B&B

Mme Nadine Reynaud

Maillane

Located between St Remy de Provence and Avignon, this Provençal mas from 1750, has been restored in the original style with a garden, swimming pool, pergolla and private parking, has 4 guest bedrooms, all air conditioned, with bathroom and toilet. A lounge is available for guests.

Les Lauriers
Holiday rental

Les Lauriers

Graveson

Halfway between Avignon and Arles, in the countryside, the holiday cottage Laurels on a property already proposing an other one (13G99-St Pons). Independent on the ground floor with a covered terrace (18 m ² - garden furniture and deckchairs) and its semi closed raised ground (150 m ²). Main…

Fleurs de Glais - Bouquet 1
Holiday rental

Fleurs de Glais - Bouquet 1

Maillane

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.…

Le Guynemer
Holiday rental

Le Guynemer

Maillane

In the village of Maillane, gite on the 1st floor of a XIXth century house, completely renovated. Decorated with taste, the gite is accessible via an outside staircase. The staircase leads to the terrace of the house, about 10 m², private and adjoining the gite. 1st floor: living room / kitchen…

MAS D'ARVIEUX - Marie-Pierre et Christian Billmann
B&B

MAS D'ARVIEUX - Marie-Pierre et Christian Billmann

Tarascon

Superb building at the foot of Montagnette, a few minutes from Saint-Michel-de-Frigolet Abbey. Quiet property with swimming pool and shady garden.

Le Platane
Holiday rental

Le Platane

Maillane

Detached villa of 60 m² in the heart of the Alpilles, exposed South. Living room. 2 bedrooms with 1 bed/2 persons 160 x 200 and 3 beds/1 person including 2 bunk. Kitchen equipped with all comforts. Water room. Separate WC. Electric heating. Terrace, shady, fenced private courtyard. Barbecue,…

Mas Du Breuil
Holiday rental

Mas Du Breuil

Graveson

Majestic property between Avignon and the Alpilles with a gorgeous gite in part of the main farmhouse (plus gite 110511). Exposed stones on façade and entire ground floor: big living room/eating area (free wood for fireplace), TV/DVD, lounge. Kitchen, scullery. Handicap-accessible bedroom (2…

Things to do

Macarons de Provence
Greed, Greediness

Macarons de Provence

Saint Rémy de Provence

Atelier de fabrication artisanale de macarons à l'ancienne, naturellement sans gluten à Saint Rémy de Provence. Assistez à la fabrication des macarons depuis la boutique au travers d'une grande baie vitrée qui donne sur l'atelier. Vente à la boutique du mercredi au vendredi de 10h00 à…

Artisanat des tranchées 1914
Museum

Artisanat des tranchées 1914

Châteaurenard

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…

Musée des arômes et du parfum
Producer

Musée des arômes et du parfum

Graveson

Between Alpilles and Montagnette, near Les Baux-de-Provence and Saint Rémy, the Graveson-en-Provence Espace Ecobio welcomes you to the land of scents in this attractive natural organic area. Discover the magical world of essential oils, with one of the most beautiful collections of distilling…

Provence Quad Location
Bicycle hire

Provence Quad Location

Graveson

Adult and child mountain bike rental. Organisation of quad biking tours and tastings accompanied by a state-certified guide. Discover the Baux de Provence Valley and the Alpilles. Accessible to all with a driver’s license and a minimum of 6 years for passengers. 1-3 hour or half day tours for…

Musée des Arômes et du Parfum
Museum

Musée des Arômes et du Parfum

Graveson

Between Alpilles and La Montagnette, near Les Baux-de-Provence and Saint Rémy, the Museum of Aromas and Perfume in Graveson-en-Provence welcomes you to the land of scents. This magical organic, natural site of Provençal scents and aromas has been hidden away in the countryside for almost twenty…

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
Museum

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud

Graveson

The Auguste Chabaud Regional Museum presents a permanent collection of works by this Provençal artist from the first half of the 20th century. He was a companion of Matisse and the Fauvists whose subjects included the landscapes of the Alpilles and La Montagnette, everyday life in the villages…

Museum Frédéric Mistral
Museum

Museum Frédéric Mistral

Maillane

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…

The Montagnette hills
Mountains

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…

Musée du Patrimoine
Museum

Musée du Patrimoine

Eyragues

This museum exhibits items from the past donated by the people of Eyragues and others wanting these precious testimonies to be preserved for future generations. Regular temporary exhibitions.

Where to eat

Le Mas des Amandiers
Cuisine de Provence

Le Mas des Amandiers

Graveson

At the foot of Montagnette, the Mas des Amandiers restaurant has had a completely fresh start, inspired by Elina Garbes and her team. Now open lunchtimes and evenings throughout the year, the restaurant has clearly opted for local clientele by offering four carefully-worked menus to delight food…

L'Oustalet Maianen
Food guide restaurant

L'Oustalet Maianen

Maillane

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…

Inspirations

Tradition

The Three Kings Cake

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Tradition

Christmas in Provence and 'Santon' Figurines

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Lifestyle

The 'OM'

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The best of the destination

So that everyone’s hopes and tastes are catered for, Bouches-du-Rhône Tourisme promotes must-see destinations which take visitors off the beaten track, using its deep understanding of the area and its neutral role as a non-profit organisation.