La Ciergerie de l'Abbaye des Prémontrés

Tarascon - Craftsman

In their Tarascon workshop, the Candle-Makers of the Abbey of the Prémontrés continue to use the skills of the White Fathers of the Prémontrés of Saint Michel de Frigolet Abbey.
You can discover two production techniques dating back to the 15th century and passed down by the master candle-makers: plonger and ladle.
The Candle-Makers of the Abbey of the Prémontrés supply a large number of churches and chapels in Provence.

  • Private parking, Coach park

Information provided by OT Tarascon

Nearby

  1. Le Nid Des Alpilles

    B&B

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  2. La Bergerette

    Holiday rental

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  3. Hôtel De Provence

    Hotel

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  4. La place

    B&B

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Where to stay

Le Viaduc
Hotel

Le Viaduc

Tarascon

Charming family hotel, close to the village centre, to shops and to the train station. Andrew and Laurence provide a warm welcome, personalised and attentive, in a family atmosphere. 17 tastefully decorated rooms, renovated and bright in pleasant and quiet settings. In good weather, relax on the…

Mr Wilzcinski Francis
B&B

Mr Wilzcinski Francis

Saint Etienne du Grès

This ancient farmhouse and home, renovated with patience in the spirit of the past, offers two bright, simple and cheerful bedrooms, with nice bathrooms as well as a brightly coloured studio located in a small detached house. Choose from sun and shade in this flower garden which opens onto a…

La Bergerette
Holiday rental

La Bergerette

Saint Etienne du Grès

Gite shaded by two beautiful planes, in a century-old farmhouse in the countryside, on an area of 9 hectares. Nearby, hiking opportunities in the Alpilles. Near the Baux de Provence, Avignon and Fontvieille. Possibility to rent bikes and quads by a professional nearby. 1st floor: kitchen / living…

Hôtel de Léautau de Mas Blanc
B&B

Hôtel de Léautau de Mas Blanc

Tarascon

Vaste suite parentale, lumineuse, confortable dans hôtel particulier du XVème siècle. Le tout situé dans la gâche du château de Tarascon.

Hôtel De Provence
Hotel

Hôtel De Provence

Tarascon

Au coeur des Alpilles, cette belle demeure de charme du XVIIIème siècle est située au centre-ville de Tarascon en Provence. Riches de patrimoine et de culture, Arles, Nîmes et Avignon sont des destinations cotoyées par de nombreux visiteurs et étrangers.

Mas des Comtes de Provence
Hotel

Mas des Comtes de Provence

Tarascon

At the gates of the Alpilles and the Camargue, the Mas des Comtes de Provence, a former hunting lodge of King René (15th century), opens to create unforgettable moments and dream holidays. Many welcoming areas, a 2-hectare park, a bright and beautiful courtyard, vaulted lounges. Lounge pool -…

La Canterane
Holiday rental

La Canterane

Tarascon

Au coeur de la Provence, idéalement située à proximité des prestigieux sites touristiques d'Arles, d'Avignon ou de Nîmes, notre maison de caractère s'élève dans le centre historique de Tarascon. Sur deux niveaux, 150 m² entièrement rénovés offrent confort et modernité. Vue imprenable…

Camping Tartarin
Campsite

Camping Tartarin

Tarascon

At an equal distance from Arles-Avignon-Nîmes, 45 minutes from the Mediterranean sea and its sunny beaches, the Tartarin camping site lies at the heart of Provence, along the river Rhône, at the foot of the Roi René castle. Cyril and his family welcome you to a shaded setting full of flowers.…

Mas Lou Sandolivan
B&B

Mas Lou Sandolivan

Tarascon

Old Provençal Mas dating back to 1800 restored as a Guest room. In the countryside just at the exit of the town with shops nearby. These welcoming guest room are perfect for a restful stay. You will enjoy the pleasant garden set around the swimming pool and jacuzzi.

Things to do

Château de Roussan
Monument

Château de Roussan

Saint Rémy de Provence

This château is located at the western exit from Saint Rémy de Provence, on the road to Tarascon. Its first known owner was Captain Bertrand de Nostredame, brother of Michel de Nostredame. The Mas de Roussan was later transformed by Melchior- Jacques de Joanis, (adviser to the King), husband of…

Les Olivades
Craftsman

Les Olivades

Saint Etienne du Grès

Les Olivades has been creating and printing fabrics in Provence since 1818. This family business, run by Jean-François Boudin, endeavours to skilfully perpetuate the ancestral art of printing on material, using the flat frame technique. These remarkable collections supplement the decorative…

Olives Arnaud
Olives - Huiles d'olives

Olives Arnaud

Tarascon

Production of traditional tapenades and olives

Miel Barbesier
Producer

Miel Barbesier

Tarascon

Traditional production of Provence honey, apiaries in La Montagnette. For sale at the weekly Tuesday market in Tarascon and all year in La Tarasque boulangerie-pâtisserie on Rue des Halles.

Boutique Souleïado
Craftsman

Boutique Souleïado

Tarascon

The shop sells men's and women's clothing, handkerchiefs, scarves and other accessories made from Provencal Souleïado fabrics, which are unique in the world.

Le Rex
Cultural place

Le Rex

Tarascon

Two cinema screens. Dolby sound. Air conditioning. General release, original language, 3D and arthouse films; subscription card. All ticket prices reduced on Wednesdays.

Chapelle Saint Gabriel
Monument

Chapelle Saint Gabriel

Tarascon

On the ancient site of Ernaginum, at the crossroads of the Via Agrippa and the Via Domitia, which later became a mediaeval stronghold, the 12th century Saint Gabriel Chapel and the former 13th century Château still testify to the site's prestigious past. A masterpiece of southern Romanesque…

Ebéniste LUJAN - Artisan, restauration de meubles
Craftsman

Ebéniste LUJAN - Artisan, restauration de meubles

Tarascon

Ebeniste d'art, restauration de meubles.

Tailleur de pierre - Dominique Leuck
Craftsman

Tailleur de pierre - Dominique Leuck

Tarascon

Restauration & Création.Aménagements intérieur et extérieur. Marbrerie, cuisine, salle de bain, cheminée, fontaine, dallage, escalier, encadrement...

Where to eat

Les Echevins
Food guide restaurant

Les Echevins

Tarascon

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…

Inspirations

The Three Kings Cake

The Three Kings Cake

Tradition

Epiphany in Provence is like nowhere else!

The Feria

The Feria

Tradition

The Feria, more than just a bull fiesta!

The Cagole

The Cagole

Art de vivre

Translation our version of the Essex girl…

The Marseille Thriller Novel

The Marseille Thriller Novel

It was born in the mid-Nineties but originates from the city's infamous reputation since the early 20th century.