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Tourism and travel guide

Discover the village of Mondragon in the Vaucluse department. Located in the heart of magnificent landscapes, this typical village of Provence reveals the picturesque charm of its old houses.

If you want to practice sports during your vacation, you should know that this village is the starting point of many hiking trails. You will find itineraries suitable for beginners and experienced walkers. Various activities are also practiced in Provence. For example, you can visit the region during a horse riding session, or thrill on your first via ferrata.

Benefiting from Mediterranean influences, and enjoying a favorable climate, the culinary tradition of southeastern France is a tourist attraction in its own right. The area around Mondragon invites you to enjoy gourmet getaways, meet local producers and discover the local markets. You will find in Mondragon several stores and restaurants, and you will enjoy a serene atmosphere.

The historical and cultural heritage of the Vaucluse department also conceals some exceptional tourist treasures: churches, character houses, manor houses, castles, etc. The village is still dominated by its castle. The castle of Mondragon is privately owned and carefully restored, and is not open to the public.

As you browse through the pages of our website, you will also find various ideas for water activities, sports, nature activities, cultural visits and gastronomic excursions.  If you wish to stay in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, in the calm of Mondragon, organize your stay by booking your accommodation online. You can also get in touch with the Tourist Office to discover ideas for visits.

Heritage in the Rhône Valley

Mondragon is located in a region rich in monuments and remains. A few kilometers away you can visit the Fortress of Mornas, which dominates the village of the same name.

A little further on, the town of Orange is home to Gallo-Roman remains including the famous Roman Theater and the Triumphal Arch.

You can also visit the nearby town of Vaison-la-Romaine, renowned for its monuments: the Roman bridge, ancient remains, medieval castle…


Museums in the Vaucluse department

The museums of the Vaucluse region await you near Mondragon.

In Orange, you can visit the Musée d’art et d’histoire and the Musée aéronautique.

Avignon is renowned for its many museums: the Musée du Petit Palais, the Musée Calvet, the Museum Requien and the Musée Lapidaire are among the city’s most famous.

In Carpentras, the Musée Comtadin-Duplessis and the Musée des records et collections attract visitors.

Visiting Mondragon: practical information

You can plan your visit or stay with the Provence Côté Rhône Tourist Office:

Would you like to discover local products? The market usually takes place every Tuesday morning throughout the year.