Château de la Bégude
Rousset - Wines
A few miles east of Aix en Provence, the vineyard of Château de la Bégude spreads over sunny hillsides at the foot of Sainte Victoire, immortalised by Paul Cézanne.
A former residence of the Knights Templar, and then a Post Coaching Inn under Louis XIV, Château de la Bégude enjoys a wonderfully privileged micro-climate and soil.
- Accessible for disabled
- Private parking
Information provided by OT Aix en Provence
Route De Saint Antonin - D56C
- 07 83 23 48 09
Where to stay
18 km from Aix en Pce, in the vineyard, gite on the groud floor adjoining with the owners, without face to face, in countryside), on a closed ground of 4300 m ². Beautiful view on the Ste Victoire Hill. Independent entrance on terrace with garden furniture and barbecue, privative outside space…
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Things to do
Sainte Victoire Honey
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Where to eat
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