Tourism in Visan

Do you want to find a nature destination? in the Vaucluse, visit the village of Visan. Nestled in the heart of splendid landscapes, this typical village of the Comtat Venaissin unfolds its streets and old houses.

Life here takes on a whole new meaning.

vacations are for you the opportunity to enjoy a great breath of air? The village is the starting point of many hiking trails: length, difficulty, difference in altitude, you will easily find itineraries adapted to the uninitiated as well as more experienced walkers. In the surroundings of the Vaucluse, nature activities are numerous: horse riding, tree climbing, climbing, via ferrata, paragliding…

Fruits of Provence, fish and shellfish, red, white or rosé wines, goat’s or sheep’s cheeses: the attractiveness of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region is also based on its tasty cuisine. You can visit local producers. You can also learn about the local cuisine by visiting the various markets in the region.

Landscapes are not the only tourist attraction of the Comtat Venaissin: chapels, churches, castles, museums, wash houses will also punctuate your discoveries of the surroundings. The Tourist Office of Visan will give you advice on the activities to try and the monuments. Are you looking for accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? Discover a selection of accommodations to spend your stay in the Vaucluse department: campsites, bed and breakfast, hotels…

The Comtat Venaissin

Visan opens you the doors of the Comtat Venaissin, former property of the popes. This territory conceals many treasures, both historical and natural. You will discover sumptuous landscapes, from the fertile plains of the Rhône valley to the grandiose and desolate heights of Mont-Ventoux, you will taste the products of a generous terroir, from sun-drenched fruits of Provence to truffles sold on the markets of Carpentras or Richerenches.

Museums of Vaucluse

Many museums welcome you in the Vaucluse. for example, you will be able to discover the Museum of Wine Arts and Crafts in Ansouis, the Museum of the Oil Mill in Rustrel, the Memory Museum of the National Highway in Piolenc, the Hôtel d’Agar in Cavaillon, the Museum of the Bouillons Mill in Gordes, the Museum of the School of the past in L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue…