Bonnieux, Papal enclave for 500 years: this perched hillside village still retains part of its medieval fortified walls. Steep, narrow streets climb up to the 12th c church from where there are stunning views over the Luberon Valley.

Historical towns and monuments: Senanque abbey, Pont Julien, a Roman bridge built 3 B.C. 5 mins walk. Discover Avignon, the 14th c papal city and so many others....

Marseille, famous Mediterranean port ; Cassis, picturesque fishing village; Aix, elegant 18thc city, home to Cezanne.


Provencal markets; held each morning in a different village in the Luberon. Farmers Market every Sunday morning at Coustellet. The famous Antique Market at Isle-sur Sorge every weekend.

Provencal cuisine : Sample authentic dishes in the many local restaurants.


Walking, bicycling & horseback trails abound in the Luberon Regional Park.

Tennis in Bonnieux, Golf 20mins away.

chateauDesEydins         Visit cellar of our neighbour Serge at Chateau des Eydins and nearby historical Château de Canorgue. Venture further afield to the famous vineyards Châteauneuf du Pape, Côtes du Rhone Villages etc.