Office of tourism of Orgon 2 *.

Orgon - Tourist office

Through its site geographic remarkable Orgon is a city gate: entrance East of the Communauté d ' agglomération Rhône Alpilles Durance, door is of the Alpilles regional nature park. To the West at the foot of the Alpilles vineyards and olive groves along the route Jean Moulin.Its cliffs, renowned among climbers and the Plains at the end of the Massif overlooking the gap of the Durance and views of Notre-Dame de Beauregard panoramic and circular to the Luberon and the Valley...This situation conducive to hunting, fishing, gathering, has favored Paleolithic human settlement attested by excavations and archaeological remains, Wren, dolmen, campaniform huts, anthropomorphic steles habitat... It cannot be a page describing what history since the Roman presence, crossing of the middle ages, the Renaissance, the modern and contemporary era have included in its buildings, its streets, its traditions! All routes trace the folders of the Municipal Tourist Office and the Ecomuseum of the monastery de Beauregard. Early 2014 will be transferred in the municipal museum housed in the old prison, the exhibitions of archaeology, geology created since 2011, a prestigious past legacy to the curiosity of the inhabitants and tourists. Former centre below the imposing ruins of the Castle, the chapels, the alleys and the Church are an inexhaustible source of discoveries. Large and small hikes in the massif, the thematic courses, educational trails including those of stone related to exhibitions, the village Museum on the panoramic location of Beauregard, the climbing routes, are all natural and cultural wealth which Orgon is proud and she is happy to share.

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  • Public car park

Information provided byOT Orgon

  • Contact

    Musée Urgonia
    Chemin Des Aires

    13660 Orgon

  • Phone

    • 04 90 73 09 54
  • Website

Nearby

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  4. La Pasclapierre

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Where to stay

L'oustaou Du Comtat 2
Holiday rental

L'oustaou Du Comtat 2

Mollégès

At the foot of the Alpilles in the countryside, in a small and charming Provençal village, small 55 m² house in the hosts' garden. Ground floor: Living room/kitchen, 1 bedroom with 1 double bed. First floor: one attic bedrooms with 2 single beds. Shower room. Access to hosts' swimming pool,…

Chez Tatie
Holiday rental

Chez Tatie

Mollégès

Between Alpilles and Luberon, detached gite fully renovated of 100 m² on 800 m² of fully fenced and wooded garden, located 5 minutes walk from the centre of the village.Ground floor: entrance with dressing and laundry (washing machine). 3 bedrooms: 1 bedroom with 1 bed for 2 persons in…

The Mas of the Rose
Holiday rental

The Mas of the Rose

Orgon

Le Mas de la Rose, a prestige Guest house in Eygalières, in Provence, at the heart of the Alpilles, with conference rooms swimming pool, golf course and tennis courts, is the ideal place for holidays, wedding receptions, prestige rental, filming and picture shooting, and seminars. Hotels…

Le Clos De La Font
B&B

Le Clos De La Font

Mollégès

4 rooms on a former farm in a pretty Provence village between the Luberon and the Alpilles. Near tourist destinations. Gd fl : 1 double bedroom, shower room, wc. 2 bedroom with 2 single beds, shower room, wc. 1 bedroom with 1 double bed and 1 single bed, shower room, wc. Communal living room with…

Le Mas Des Collines
Holiday rental

Le Mas Des Collines

Plan d'Orgon

Gite adjoining the owners' residence in a tranquil setting on 2.5 unenclosed hectares which open directly to the scrubland. Mountain climbing opportunities at 5 km. Quiet, pleasant environment. Ground floor : kitchen/living room (sofa bed for 2 persons). Shower/WC. Upper floor: 1 bedroom with a…

The Happy Valley
Campsite

The Happy Valley

Orgon

This camping site is set at the foot of the Alpilles mountains and at the gateway to Luberon. An exceptional location in La Vallée Heureuse for an unforgettable stay. The camping site lies in a green setting surrounded by splendid cliffs internationally famous for climbing. At the foot of the…

Villa Enzo
Holiday rental

Villa Enzo

Orgon

Entre Alpilles et Luberon, à 15 km de St Rémy et à 9 km d'Eygalières, maison de charme de 100 m² à la décoration de qualité. Grand séjour/salon climatisé de 40 m². Cuisine indépendante (LL, SL, LV). 1 chambre climatisée avec 1 lit/2 pers. 1 chambre avec 2 lits/1 pers. 1 SdE avec…

Mas Toulouse
Holiday rental

Mas Toulouse

Plan d'Orgon

Between St Rémy de Provence and Cavaillon, beautiful farmhouse in the countryside, 1 km from shops, on a fenced property of 1 ha, wooded and flowery. The gite is adjoining the owners' house, and enjoys a private outdoor area of 300 m², in the shade of a plane tree. Common shed for vehicles.…

Domaine De La Rose
Holiday rental

Domaine De La Rose

Orgon

In a beautiful wooded area on a fully fenced 8500 m² land, independent gite with private pool (secured - 12x6m), terrace 35 m² common with the owners, shady corner land with garden furniture (20 m²). Carport and garage for motorbikes. Living room / kitchen, tastefully decorated, high quality…

Things to do

Provence Automobile Museum
Museum

Provence Automobile Museum

Orgon

Nestled between the Alpilles and the Luberon is a collection just waiting to be discovered. A round-up of a century of automotive history through the different eras of this fabulous epic story... sporting and popular models of all ages share this space with bicycles, motorcycles, posters from the…

Pottery Isabel de Gea
Clay

Pottery Isabel de Gea

Orgon

Isabel de Géa offers pottery classes, throughout the year, for all age groups and all ability levels, from beginners to improvers. My techniques are varnished clay, raku and paper clay. You can use a wheel, do modelling or create sculptures and crockery. It's your choice. She will guide you,…

Area of the Val de L'oule
Olive

Area of the Val de L'oule

Orgon

From father to son, it is a great pleasure for me to show you the products of our viticultural operations. These operations were passed down to me by my father, André Benoit, who also bequeathed me his passion for the land, his love of the natural environment which forms it and his respect for…

Le Sentier de la Pierre
Walk

Le Sentier de la Pierre

Orgon

Au départ du musée, le sentier pédestre de la Pierre, aménagé et balisé, complète la visite du Musée Urgonia en vous permettant de découvrir divers géosites dans leurs contextes naturels ainsi que le patrimoine architectural d'Orgon.

SCIEV Benoit - Cave du mas de Longchamp
Wines

SCIEV Benoit - Cave du mas de Longchamp

Mollégès

Available for sale in the Longchamp cellar: Coteaux d'Aix en Provence AOC from the Domaine de Costebonne, a domaine with a surface area of 30 hectares near Eygalières. Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhône from the Mas de Longchamp located on the Petit Crau stony plateau in St Rémy de Provence. Vin…

Chapel of our Lady of Beauregard
Monument

Chapel of our Lady of Beauregard

Orgon

This ancient celto-Ligurian oppidum was a religious center well before the Christian era, as evidenced by the numerous remains of cults such as the Gallo-Roman altars exposed today in the lapidary Museum of Avignon. They honoured the Greco-Roman deities. In 1878 the Bonnard Canon, cure Dean of…

Domaine de Valdition
Olive

Domaine de Valdition

Orgon

A 900 m bridle path planted with Aleppo pines leads to the tasting site and the bastide surrounded by a magnificent park with its two-hundred year old trees. The equilibrium and harmony of this place illustrate the quality of its products, which are typical of the Vallée des Baux and the…

Domaine des Terres Blanches
Wines

Domaine des Terres Blanches

Saint Rémy de Provence

Noël Michelin created the Domaine des Terres Blanches at the foot of the Alpilles in 1970. From the outset, this pioneer of organic cultivation has used production methods which make his wine a completely natural product with no added yeast or other additives. Guillaume Rérolle has now taken…

Geological and Archaeological Museum
Museum

Geological and Archaeological Museum

Orgon

Discover the load History Museum, the former prison of the 17th century showing the graffiti of the convicts who were a stop on the path that led to the bagne of Toulon, welcomes today the Urgonia Museum and the Municipal Tourist Office in the village.The exhibitions presented in this place…

Where to eat

The garden side
Cuisine de Provence

The garden side

Orgon

In Orgon, a small village which shouldn't be missed, is an exceptional gourmet stop-off point, Le Côté Jardin restaurant. You will discover typically Provençal cuisine in a pleasant, well-maintained setting, in the shade of a huge acacia tree. Groups welcome (45-50 people) subject to prior…

Mas dou Capoun
Food guide restaurant

Mas dou Capoun

Mollégès

The restaurant side Capoun Mas, it is a family history. Side kitchen, the chef is Michael and side room it is Michele.Both offer refined cuisine of French inspiration, where local products have the beautiful part, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.The beautiful season, you will have lunch or…

Auberge du Parc
Food guide restaurant

Auberge du Parc

Orgon

Hotel - restaurant in a building of the 18th century in the heart of Provence. The Auberge du Parc is the ideal place to spend a relaxing time either with friends, family, or for business trips.Cuisine gourmande.Master Restorer

Hostel in small pavers
Cuisine de Provence

Hostel in small pavers

Orgon

With its simple, cosy rooms and rustic restaurant, this small country auberge basks in the delicious scents of the surrounding land. Guests can enjoy the shaded terrace in summer. The menu offers a stroll around Provencal classics, with aioli, fish stew, grilled meats and fish. Local legend has…

The garden of the Mas
Food guide restaurant

The garden of the Mas

Orgon

Gourmet cuisine in the 25-hectare estate of the Mas de la Rose, a luxury guest house in Eygalières, Provence, in the heart of the Alpilles, with meeting rooms, a pool and golf and tennis facilities. It is the ideal place for holidays, wedding receptions, luxury rentals, production shoots and…

Le Flamant Rose
Cuisine de Provence

Le Flamant Rose

Plan d'Orgon

46-room hotel in a quiet setting between Alpilles and Luberon, with two outdoor pools. Attentive, personal welcome.

Inspirations

Art-de-vivre

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The Cagole

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