Pâtisserie Morin

Tarascon - Greed, Greediness

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 kind of dragon that was supposed to frighten the town's population). Other town specialities include the 'Tartarinade', a cherry soaked in alcohol and covered in chocolate.

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  • Public car park

Information provided by OT Tarascon

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

    58 rue Des Halles
    13150 Tarascon

  • Phone

    • 04 90 91 01 17
  • Fax

    04 90 91 54 07

Nearby

  1. La Tour

    Holiday rental

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  2. Les Echevins

    Food guide restaurant

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  3. Office de Tourisme de Tarascon

    Tourist office

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  4. La place

    B&B

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Where to stay

Le Phoenix
Holiday rental

Le Phoenix

Tarascon

1st flr: kitchen with oven and dining area. Lobby / lounge with a sofa, TV, coffee table. 1 bedroom, 1 double bed. 1 bedroom, 1 single bed. Shower room/Toilet. 20 m² terrace, with garden furniture. Baby seat on request. Common outdoor asphalt-covered space of 300 m². Central heating included.…

La place
B&B

La place

Tarascon

Les chambres sont douillettes

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…

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.…

La Montagnette
Holiday rental

La Montagnette

Tarascon

Situé en campagne au pied des collines, sur un grand terrain privé, luxuriant et arboré.

Mas Tivoli
Holiday rental

Mas Tivoli

Tarascon

Villa située dans un quartier calme et agréable , proche du centre ville (tous commerces ). Jardin de 400 m2 privé , clôturé et bien ombragé avec salon de jardin et transats . Véranda de 25 m2, avec table chaises de jardin .

Mas de Lilou
B&B

Mas de Lilou

Tarascon

Le Mas de Lilou est un charmant mas du XIXème siècle entièrement rénové et entouré d'un splendide jardin de plus de 4 500m². La propriétaire étant une cuisinière hors pair, vous y trouverez un excellent petit déjeuner ainsi que la possibilité d'autres repas sur demande.

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…

Mme M. POIRET Gérard
B&B

Mme M. POIRET Gérard

Tarascon

In a quiet green setting, in the midst of the countryside, you will have a warm welcome in this Guest room where you can have a real getaway.

Things to do

Domaine du Grand Servan
Educational farm

Domaine du Grand Servan

Tarascon

15,000 olive groves are being grown around an 18th century Provençal bastide in order to produce first cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil using the traditional method. Visit the estate alone or in a group: on carriages pulled by a tractor or horses, listen to the details of olive growing,…

Ferme du Mas des Tours
Produits laitiers - Fromage

Ferme du Mas des Tours

Tarascon

Discover the joy of real milk, on sale at the farm. The last dairy in the town and the only producer in the region, the family has been breeding dairy cows for six generations. Today, half-way between Saint Gabriel Chapel and the hamlet of Lansac, Jean-Michel Robert has taken over from his…

Tapissier de Provence
Craftsman

Tapissier de Provence

Tarascon

Tapissier, mais aussi sellier pour bâteau, voiture, moto depuis plus de dix ans Mr DHAOUADI est installé place du marché.

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.

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…

Le Rex
Cinema

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.

La Ciergerie de l'Abbaye des Prémontrés
Craftsman

La Ciergerie de l'Abbaye des Prémontrés

Tarascon

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…

Rue du Château
Site

Rue du Château

Tarascon

Located close to the mediaeval fortress of King René, the Rue des Halles, near the Jewish quarter and the Hôtel de Ville, contains some superb 16th and 17th century buildings. Take the time to stroll along this magnificent mediaeval street which is still just as charming as ever!

Domaine du Grand Castelet
Wines

Domaine du Grand Castelet

Tarascon

Dans la famille Gallego-Pouget, on se transmet le domaine viticole du Grand Castelet de génération en génération depuis le XIXème siècle. La propriété, bordée d'un côté par le Rhône et de l'autre par les Alpilles, offre un cadre idyllique pour produire un vin en IGP Alpilles sur plus…

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

Art de Vivre

The Calanques

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Lifestyle

The siesta

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Tradition

Christmas in Provence and 'Santon' Figurines

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