THE LUBERON WITH YOUR FAMILY
The postcard version of Provence
Head off to explore a picturesque Provence that is peppered with buildings of stone and ochre. The Luberon is the gorgeous backdrop for Gordes classified among the “Most Beautiful Villages in France.” Perched at 373 metres, its castle overlooks its little sloping streets. In Rustrel, you will only have eyes for the Provençal Colorado and its eroded cliffs that dazzle in more than 20 different shades of ochre.
As for the Parc Naturel Régional du Luberon, this UNESCO-designated world biosphere reserve and geopark will enchant you with its bike routes that weave through fields of olive trees, lavender and vines.
Looking for a leisurely bike ride? Apt and its surroundings offer many family-friendly bike routes, which can also be done as a couple or with friends. The 25-kilometre long Ocres du Luberon ride will delight both the young and the old.
Lovers of long rides? Try the Around the Luberon by Bike route and race along the 236 kilometres of signposted trails to explore of this unique area.