Bamboo in Provence
Eyragues - Cultural place
A bamboo plantation 4,5 ha to discover through a course arrow in a collection of bamboos and the freshness of a vegetal tunnel. A wide variety of trees and flowering shrubs give a bloom year-round, accompanied by a panel of grass. Pools with a collection of water plants and water lilies brightly throughout the garden.
Information provided by OT Terre de Provence
Bambous en Provence
2388 route De Graveson
- 06 83 98 65 34
Where to stay
Fleurs de Glais - Bouquet 1
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.…
Studio Du Mas De L'ecureuil
In the quiet of the countryside, air-conditioned Studio of 44 sqm with neat decoration located on the grounds of the owners. On the ground floor: living room with 1 Convertible sofa. Fully equipped American kitchen (LL, LV). 1 shower room with WC. Upstairs: large mezzanine bedroom with 2 beds/1…
The camping site lies at the heart of Provence, about 10km from Avignon, St-Rémy and les Baux. Pleasant, peaceful setting, swimming and paddling pool. 65 pitches of 100 m2 on flat ground, trees, grass and shade, mobile home rental. Open from 15th March to 15th October. " Les micocouliers"…
In a former priory of the XVIIth century converted into a dozen accommodation condominiums, with large garden and swimming pool, the gite of the Priory is located in the main part of the farmhouse, with private terrace. On one level, the cottage is composed of: - very nice living room of 64 m²,…
Villa totally independent, spacious and bright, decorated in the colours of Provence. Pretty garden fenced, flowers and trees of 450 m² in a quiet but not isolated, area 1.5 km from the village of Eyragues. Base ideal to visit the most beautiful sights, (AVIGNON, ARLES, BAUX, Le PROVENÇAL…
Dans une demeure de charme noyée dans les feuillages de trois magnifiques platanes, appartement lumineux au 1er étage. Beaux volumes, décoration soignée, très calme, tout confort. Terrasse divine pour les repas et les siestes. Jardin commun et piscine spacieuse. Parking sécurisé. Accès à…
In the countryside but only 1 km from downtown Eyragues, pretty independent duplex for 2 persons. Another gite and the house of the owners on the same site. Very nice view on the landscape from the property, view on the hillock to the West and the Palace of the Popes in the Northwest.Access to…
Things to do
Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
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…
Le Château Féodal des Comtes de Provence
Au sommet de la colline du Griffon se dresse le château féodal des XIIIème et XVème siècles. Cette ancienne forteresse des Comtes de Provence est classée monument historique. Les visites guidées permettent de découvrir Benoît XIII, un personnage hors du commun, l'architecture, la vie…
Provence Quad Location
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
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…
Pâtisserie Chocolaterie Hawecker
The pâtisserie and chocolaterie, which has been located on the Cours Carnot for ten years, is a small, family-run business producing many home-made specialities. Firstly, a wide range of gâteaux, with some ten home-made creations which change depending on the season. Then, several chocolate…
Boulangerie-pâtisserie FASSY DE PROVENCE
In the Maillane area, Fassy breads and fougasses have been made with passion and skills passed down from father to son over six generations. Traditional breads in many different forms, kneaded with the best flours. Sweet and savoury fougasses: the main part of the traditional thirteen desserts.
Where to eat
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…
LE PRE GOURMAND
It was quite a challenge setting up in the middle of a field! But Christine Fare and Patrick Léonce did it, transforming the ancient family-owned sheepfold into a contemporary-style restaurant set under a cedar timber frame. Christine Fare takes care of the service while Patrick Léonce works…
A story that will make you turn to jelly...
As yellow as sunshine and as warm as a winter fireplace... The quince isn't very pretty, but the people of Provence love it. You could even say that a passion has been born between this irregular-shaped fruit, somewhat resembling a dented, rustic pear and our lovers of jams, jellies and pastes.
In a sauce or salad, red is the colour!
Not having qualifications doesn't mean your life is ruined
From the plate to the glass, Pastis is always prepared with taste…
The history of cinema in Provence dates back many years. And similarly to the region's artistic hall of fame, it was inspired by light...
As you may know, the very first moving picture was screened by the Lumière brothers ('Lumière' meaning 'light') on September 21st, 1895 in La Ciotat.