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The Drôme Provençale is rich in history with its Renaissance castles... You will be charmed day and night by the Baronnies villages, their historic center and the Provencal markets…

Buis les Baronnies

Buis les Baronnies

Buis les Baronnies, center of its canton, is a typical example of a rich-in-history land : its market place with 15th-century arches, the 1594 Dominican Convent and the 1690 old Roman bridge. Keep note that the Saint Julien rock is illuminated the first Saturday following the Ascension Day. Don’t miss the “Parfum de Jazz” festival which takes place mid-August, nor the International Linden Fair on the first Wednesday of July.

Grignan

Grignan

The Grignan castle is well-known as the largest Renaissance castle in South-East of France. It became, in the 17th century, one of the most beautiful historical monument in France. It hosted in particular Mrs de Sévigné and her daughter, the Grignan Countess.

The night markets

The night markets

Take the opportunity of evenings to visit night markets in the area. The one in Buis-les-Baronnies takes place every Friday from 6 PM to 10 PM. On Fridays : Sainte Jalle. On Saturdays : Mollans-sur-Ouvèze, Saint Auban-sur-Ouvèze.

Oenological Tours

Oenological Tours

Traditionally, wine has always been produced in Buis area. The Baronnies hill are well appreciated and you will be able to discover many wine producers and wine cellars around Rochebrune, Sainte-Jalle, Buis-les-Baronnies.

Flea markets

Flea markets

A lot of flea markets stand in the Drôme Provençal, especially in Buis-les-Baronnies, Jonquières (on Saturdays and Sundays), Mornas (on Sundays), Carpentras (on Sundays afternoon), and Roussas (on Sundays).

Provençal markets

Provençal markets

The Drôme Provençal is well known for its many market in which you can discover all the regional specialties and fresh products. On Mondays : Bédoin, Bollène, Tulette, la Motte-Chalançon. On Tuesdays : Vaison-la-Romaine and Grignan. On Wednesdays : Buis-les-Baronnies, Malaucène, Valréas, Rémuzat. On Thursdays : Nyons, Orange. On Fridays : Mirabel-aux-Baronnies, Taulignan, Carpentras, Dieulefit. On Saturdays : Buis (small producers markets). Montbrun-les-Bains. On Sundays : Nyons (from June to September), Séderon.

Pierrelongue

Pierrelongue

In this village, there are sacred art museum and the “Notre Dame de la Consolation” church built on a rocky peak. Numerous pedestrian or equestrian hiking will allow you to explore charming villages in the whole Drôme Provençal.

The Botanical  Center

The Botanical Center

In Buis-les-Baronnies, the Botanical Center celebrates the regional nature. You will be able to observe, smell, taste, learn how to identify aromatic herbs and discover their properties, lore, and how they are used for cooking.

Vaison La Romaine

Vaison La Romaine

Vaison La Romaine is an essential step in your trip through the Haut-Vaucluse and the Provence of the Popes. You will discover unique archeological sites and remarkable medieval heritage. You can also take the opportunity to go to the Choralies, a family music festival taking place in the theater of the Antiquity. www.choralies.fr

Avignon

Avignon

Famous city of the Popes, Avignon will charm you thanks to its multicultural history and its Contemporary Live Performing International Festival (theater, dance, reading, music…). Don’t miss this event which takes place in July every year. www.festival-avignon.com Note for wine lovers : Avignon is also the Côtes du Rhône capital. .

Orange

Orange

You will be seduce by Orange, its Roman ruins, typically provençal places and little street. Don’t miss the Chorégies, Opera and classical music Festival, created in 1869, happening in July and August in the Orange Theater of the Antiquity. www.choregies.fr

Aulan

Aulan

Aulan, a small village located between the Buc and Ubac mountains, has its own castle as well as a 12th century church.

Mollans sur Ouvèze

Mollans sur Ouvèze

Discover the typical appeal of this Baronnies Provençales village : its Dolphins fountain, its old oil mill and its 18th century Chapel. Two feudal castles overhang the town.

Domaine de la Gautière - La Penne sur Ouvèze 26170 Buis Les Baronnies - Tél : + 33 (0)4 75 28 02 68

 

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