Tourism in Vachères

The village of Vachères opens its doors to you in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. Nestled in a beautiful natural setting, this authentic Luberon village unveils its streets and old houses. Benefiting from a privileged location close to some of the major tourist attractions of the Luberon, the village of Vachères welcomes you for a getaway or for a stay lasting several days.

In your choice of destinations, do you favour destinations where you can enjoy sporting and outdoor vacations, living new experiences in contact with a generous nature? You can go hiking, cycling or mountain biking on the paths in the heart of the Luberon landscapes. Various nature activities are also proposed in the Luberon: paragliding, horse riding, via ferrata…

In Vachères, as everywhere in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the local gastronomic culture is a real tourist attraction.

During your stay, you must absolutely go to a local market to discover vegetables, fruits, honey, sweets and other local specialties of the region.

Churches, fountains and wash houses, monasteries, castles… During your stay, you can also discover a famous local heritage or a more confidential one.

You can contact the Tourist Office to get new ideas for activities and suggestions of tourist attractions available nearby.

You want to find accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? Discover a selection of accommodations to spend your stay in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence: bed and breakfast, hotels, campsites…

Cows: the Luberon between the Alps and the Mediterranean Sea

Departments of Vaucluse and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, the Luberon seduces thanks to its variety of landscapes, between forests and vineyards, medieval villages and isolated sheepfolds, hills, valleys and valleys … As you walk through the Park, you will be able to observe a rich fauna of 270 species of vertebrates that live in dry or wet areas, on land, underground or high in the sky. You will be able to observe rare birds of prey, or small birds such as the spotted woodpecker, the elegant goldfinch or the spring wagtail. The Luberon can also be explored on a bicycle. From Vachères, take the paths of the Park, discovering landscapes of great beauty. Among the visits not to be missed are the villages of Ansouis, Gordes, Lourmarin, Roussillon and Ménerbes, considered to be the most beautiful villages in France.

A remarkable rural heritage

The valleys of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence have shown, from generation to generation, stubbornness and ingenuity in promoting their land. This heritage is on display in the Var departmentious museums. According to your desires, you can visit the Gallo-Roman Museum of Saint-Martin-de-Brômes, the museum of Forcalquier, the museum of the motorcycle and military fashion of Sainte-Tulle, the museum Terre et Temps of Sisteron…