Chambremont

Arles - Mountains

The border between Saint-Martin-de-Crau and the former marshes of leases, Chambremont is a string of the Alpilles massif.The Alpilles are located to the Northwest of the Department, in the Rhone corridor alignment.The Alpilles are a link to the terrain, oriented East-West. One can distinguish the main chain of the chain of the Chambremont but which, even if it is not directly adjacent, presents characteristics similar to those of the main chain.Massif located in the climate zone of the lower Rhone, the orientation of its relief particularly exposes it to the regime of mistral, can blow violently on its North side. Precipitation is between 600 and 700 mm/yr and average temperatures ranging 12.5-14.5 ° C according to the slope.The Alpilles massif lies at the interface of small natural regions of the Alpilles and the plain of Crau, defined by the NFI. It is characterized by a low afforestation rate its predominant species are the Aleppo Pine and Holm oak.The Alpilles massif is fully included in the Regional Natural Park of the same name, created February 1, 2007. Its territory is characterized by recognized landscape qualities, benefiting from the 1st Directive landscape of France, since January 2007. There are more than a hundred of rare or protected species many of which have an international protection status, such as the Bonelli's Eagle, or the OWL Grand Duke.Are finally identified more than 60 monuments classified, and almost all registered in the inventory of historical monuments.Urbanisation on the outskirts of the massif, or even at the breast of the massif is relatively large, marked in particular by the extension of peri-urban zones and the urban social demand on woodlands growing pressure. Its numerous points of entry encourage an important attendance of this massif, which is typically tourist: it is characterized by a high proportion of people remaining that shortly in the massif (1 to 2 hours). They practise primarily family-type (picnic, stroll.) or sports activities (hiking, jogging, biking...).

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  2. Mas de Gion

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  3. Les Tours

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  4. Entre Camargue Et Alpilles

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Where to stay

Côté Terrasse
Holiday rental

Côté Terrasse

Saint Martin de Crau

Very beautiful farmhouse of the 18th century, in a cool and green area in the middle of the meadows, quiet place away from road traffic. Another gite on site (G178). Spacious gite, well decorated inside, with Fontvieille stones, whitewash finishes, visible beams. Gite in half floor :…

Mme et M. Cécile et Guy Marguerite
B&B

Mme et M. Cécile et Guy Marguerite

Maussane les Alpilles

Located in the heart of the Provence, Maussane les Alpilles, the Mas des daisies offers all the calm and comfort of a contemporary farmhouse.

L'Oustau de Moungran
B&B

L'Oustau de Moungran

Maussane les Alpilles

L'architecture du Mas est basée sur le principe de la salle commune avec cheminée, et de deux chambres à l'étage. Les deux autres chambres se situent dans une aile attenante à la bâtisse. La réception et salle des petits déjeuners occupe le Rez-de-chaussée. Elle est entièrement…

Mas Vincent
Holiday rental

Mas Vincent

Arles

A one-hectare country estate studded with olive trees harbours this gite, whose unusually spacious living areas and bedrooms will make a comfortable stay for families and groups of friends. It backs up to the owners' residence and offers private outdoor space that is not overlooked. Ground floor:…

Mas de Gion
B&B

Mas de Gion

Arles

The Mas of Gion is situated on 4 hectares of green meadows. Its architecture and its Pebble walls are typical of la Crau. He was successively a farm, a small cinema for the Moulesiens, a stud farm for breeding horses and today a guesthouse, as a haven for relaxation. Summertime is harvested…

Mme. Colette Gilly
B&B

Mme. Colette Gilly

Maussane les Alpilles

This 17th century family Mas has 4 Baux stone bedrooms restored with a contemporary design. Private patios between the garden and the swimming pool where breakfast is served at the time of your choosing.

Les Tours
Holiday rental

Les Tours

Le Paradou

Pretty house unattached to owners', adjoining shed in countryside. Alpilles Moutains, assured calm. Ground floor : Kitchen/living room. 1 double bedroom. 1 bedroom with 1 single bed + 1 double bed. Shower room/toilet. Central heat (35 euro/week). Fireplace (wood included). Shady terrace, private…

Milou
Holiday rental

Milou

Saint Martin de Crau

Between Alpilles and Camargue, in the plain of la Crau, on a farming concern, gîte with a large living-room, well equipped spacious kitchen. Swimming-pool 14m x 7m from 15th of may to 15th of september, from 8am to 7pm, except on Sunday. Adjoining the gite n° 366. Groundfloor:…

Entre Camargue Et Alpilles
B&B

Entre Camargue Et Alpilles

Saint Martin de Crau

Entre Camargue et Alpilles, dans un quartier calme et résidentiel, chambre climatisée de plain-pied et avec accès indépendant, à la décoration agréable, avec 1 lit/2 personne (160x200), TV, coin bureau et SdE privative. Possibilité de prendre le petit-déjeuner sur la terrasse ou dans la…

Things to do

Autour du Zinc
Craftsman

Autour du Zinc

Maussane les Alpilles

Atelier artisanal de création de mobilier en zinc pour la maison et le jardin , fontaine, bassin, plateau de table , comptoir, console en zinc , socles en zinc pour présentation d objets et d’ œuvres d’art luminaires en zinc ...

Chambremont
Mountains

Chambremont

Arles

The border between Saint-Martin-de-Crau and the former marshes of leases, Chambremont is a string of the Alpilles massif.The Alpilles are located to the Northwest of the Department, in the Rhone corridor alignment.The Alpilles are a link to the terrain, oriented East-West. One can distinguish the…

Chèvrerie du Mas Doutreleau
Cheese

Chèvrerie du Mas Doutreleau

Saint Martin de Crau

With the return of the beautiful days the goatherds l'autobus the doors of their cheese.The kids were born and goats have milk again. It's time to find the good taste of the goat cheese.They arrive in force on the market. MAS Doutreleau, Claudine Malbosc Espigue amounts 45 goats Alpine, fed Crau…

Golf Saint Martinois
Golf

Golf Saint Martinois

Saint Martin de Crau

Saint Martinois Golf Club is a municipal golf club. Near the city, it is located in a depression, a low area like the centre of the Crau plain. The golf course was built in successive steps at the initiative of some irreducible golf lovers and with the help of the municipality. It now has nine…

Museum of the Crau area
Guided tour

Museum of the Crau area

Saint Martin de Crau

Various animations may be offered at the school, meeting with a shepherd, games, educational activities on various themes, water, pastoralism, forgotten fruits, fauna or flora of la Crau. Possible visits with various rates: adult groups: guided tour of the Ecomuseum 1½ hours at a price of 1.50…

Rétro Musée
Museum

Rétro Musée

Saint Martin de Crau

The Retro Museum is entirely dedicated to the reproduction of scenes from everyday life in the past. This nostalgic world can be accessed via the entrance to the La Crau Ecomuseum. André Avis is an enthusiastic collector. In 1987, in partnership with the Municipality, he decided to open a museum…

Randonnée Chemin de la Garrigue
Guided tour

Randonnée Chemin de la Garrigue

Saint Martin de Crau

Tout au long de cette randonnée vous découvrirez une flore épanouie et très diversifiée. Vous apprécierez une vue exceptionnelle sur les Alpilles en y découvrant l'arrière des Opies et les parois des Caisses de Jeanjean. Une randonnée durant laquelle vous vous sentirez en parfaite…

Saint-Martin-de-Crau : entre quiétude et sites de caractère
Walk / hike

Saint-Martin-de-Crau : entre quiétude et sites de caractère

Saint Martin de Crau

This atypical town, rooted in a rich land of contrasting landscapes, draws its strength from the singularity and the great diversity of its natural heritage. Saint-Martin-de-Crau actually has the distinction of having two faces: on the one hand the dry Crau with its lands arid, remarkable for its…

G.Tomaka - Mas de l'Aiguillon
Producer

G.Tomaka - Mas de l'Aiguillon

Maussane les Alpilles

Direct sales of produce: raw honey (acacia, chestnut, rosemary and lavender) and mixed-flower honey. Also, sale of products derived from bees, such as candles, mead, Royal jelly and sweets). A renovated old machine is on display in the sales area.

Where to eat

O fil de l'eau
Table 13

O fil de l'eau

Saint Martin de Crau

The tide has come all the way in to Saint-Martin, bringing a fish feast with it! This delicate restaurant, in terms of both food and decor, resembles a family home. The produce is hand-picked when the boats come in to the ports of Marseille or Martigues. The miraculous catch includes…

Inspirations

Tradition

Lavender

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Terroir

The "Navette"

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Terroir

The Sea Urchin

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