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 by OT Terre de Provence

  • Contact

    Musée Urgonia
    Chemin Des Aires

    13660 Orgon

  • Phone

    • 04 90 73 09 54
  • Website

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Where to stay

La Farigoule
Holiday rental

La Farigoule

Plan d'Orgon

At the entrance of the Alpilles, well equipped, bright and pleasant gite, situated at the first floor of the owners'villa (independent entrance). Ideally situated to discover the touristic sights of the massif. Access by an outside staircase : kitchen (microwave, dishwasher). store-room…

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…

Les Marronniers
Holiday rental

Les Marronniers

Plan d'Orgon

Between Alpilles and Durance, gite of character, adjoining the owners' house, well fit-out, comfortable with private park, shaded with chestnut trees, with a surface of 500 sq.m. Heart of the village at 200 m. Quiet area. Groundfloor raised of several steps. Large entrance hall. Kitchen.…

Fanny
Holiday rental

Fanny

Cabannes

106 m² villa in a quiet semi-countryside environment, consisting of a kitchen, a dining room, a 53 m² living room. On the ground floor: 271 L fridge freezer, large fireplace, 2 leather 3 seater sofas. 1st floor: 4 bedrooms, 3 with 140 X 190 beds and 1 with 2 90 X 190 beds with cupboards and…

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…

La Maison De Chichui
Holiday rental

La Maison De Chichui

Orgon

Au coeur du village, entre Alpilles et Luberon, maison de charme quotée trois étoiles à la décoration originale de 130 m² sur 3 niveaux située dans des bâtiments du XVème siècle creusés dans le roc. Grand salon/séjour avec canapé convertible pour 2 pers, TV grand écran. Cuisine…

Le mas d'Hermès
B&B

Le mas d'Hermès

Plan d'Orgon

Chambres d'hôtes avec salle de bain privative, dans mas provençal authentique. Lit en 160, TV, coin salon. Jardin, piscine. Salon de jardin, transat dans parc arboré d'un hectare. Possibilité de lit d'appoint ou lit bébé sur demande.

La Pasclapierre
Holiday rental

La Pasclapierre

Orgon

Five-star.

Aire de camping car
Motorhome parking area

Aire de camping car

Sénas

Aire située à proximité du centre du village. Possibilité de stationnement, poste de vidange des eaux usées, remplissage eau potable et raccordement électrique.

Things to do

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…

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…

Area of the Val de L'oule
Olives - Huiles d'olives

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…

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,…

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…

Domaine de Valdition
Olives - Huiles d'olives

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…

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…

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

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…

Inspirations

The herbs de Provence

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Terroir

The "Navette"

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The bouillabaisse of Marseille

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