In the footsteps of the Romans
Close to Faucon awaits you Vaison-la-Romaine, which owes its name to the presence of a Roman town in ancient times. Remarkable archaeological remains from this period have survived, with basins, columns, statues and walls. You will also appreciate the medieval centre, dominated by the old count’s castle.
The Comtat Venaissin
The popes once set their sights on this area of Provence to install the seat of their power. From the monuments and museums of Avignon to the vineyards of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, from the source of the Sorgue river to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, to the perched villages in the Ventoux region, discover the treasures of the Comtat Venaissin.
During your stay, you will find a large number of cultural activities. The Vaucluse has several dozen museums, including the museum of history and archeology in Apt, the museum of the École d’autrefois in L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, the Requien museum in Avignon, the Judeo-Comtadin museum in Cavaillon…