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Mount Ventoux - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Mt Ventoux, 84390 Brantes, France

Rock Climbing Spots
Mountain Peaks
Short Hikes

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About Mount Ventoux

It is the highest mountain in the region and also known as the "Beast of Provence".The land offers a magnificent view of vineyards, orchards, and lavender, where people like to settle down for the holidays. It is also a sports lover's Elysium, with the challenge of climbing the Mount, as well as cycling, or hiking.

Attractions Near Mount Ventoux

Dentelles de Montmirail
Dentelles de Montmirail17.41km from Mount Ventoux

Located just south of the village of Vaison-la-Romaine, the Dentelles de Montmirail is a small mountain chain in France. St-Amand, at 734 meters, is the highest peak of the Dentelles. The range offers over 600 trails for hiking, rock climbing, and mountain biking.

Abbaye Notre-Dame de Sénanque
Abbaye Notre-Dame de Sénanque28.3km from Mount Ventoux

The Abbaye Notre-Dame de Sénanque is one of the purest examples of primitive Cistercian architecture Located deep in its Provençal valley.

Sorgue31.71km from Mount Ventoux

The Sorgue is a 30.4 km long river in the south-east of France located between the foothills of the Alps and the Rhône.

The Provençal Colorado
The Provençal Colorado33.3km from Mount Ventoux

The Provençal Colorado is a magnificent geological structure located in the Luberon massif. The site includes a whole array of ochre sculptures and cliffs varying from pale yellow to bright red.

Luberon42.26km from Mount Ventoux

The Luberon is a massif in central Provence in Southern France. It has a maximum elevation of 1,256 meters and an area of about 600 square kilometers. It is a favourite destination for French high society and British and American visitors because of the pleasant and picturesque towns and villages, comfortable way of life, agricultural wealth, historical and cultural associations, as well as hiking trails.

Jardin des doms
Jardin des doms44.96km from Mount Ventoux

Jardin des doms is a rocky outcrop on the left bank of the Rhone that served as a shelter for the founding and development of the city of Avignon . It was set up as a public garden. It serves as protection for the foundation and then the development of the city. Its summit is covered with a public garden called Jardin des Doms.

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Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur is one of the most popular holiday regions in the south of France. Its identity as a geographical region is a holdover from the days of the Roman Empire. Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur is famous for its sunny weather, colorful countryside, tradition, wine, food, and language.