Maison du Grand Site Sainte-Victoire

Vauvenargues - Tourist office

The front desk of the Maison du Grand Site is located in the heart of the Vauvenargues village, facing the north side of the mountain Sainte Victoire. The reception staff is to be found next to the exhibition hall.

They will inform you about the numerous walking trails and places to visit, and will brief you on the various actions initiated by the Grand Site all around.

The shop features local products, custom objects and a library presenting books on nature and more specifically on the mountain Sainte-Victoire.
Admission is free.

Information provided by OT Aix en Provence

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  4. La Petite Maison dans la Prairie

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Where to stay

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La Petite Maison dans la Prairie
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Vauvenargues

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Les Grands Chênes
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La Cause
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Things to do

Maison de la Sainte Victoire
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Where to eat

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