Discover Malaucene

Staying in our hotel at the foot of Mont Ventoux, in our gîtes or in our villas, is a unique opportunity to explore Malaucène and all of Provence.

Malaucène is a pleasant medieval village in the Vaucluse which will surprise you with its Provençal charm, its relaxed lifestyle and its beautiful alleys. Stroll through Old Malaucène and discover a courtyard shaded by plane trees, the source of the Groseau river, the Wednesday morning market, the Calvaire viewpoint and the few listed monuments.

From Malaucène, you can go for a hike or a bike ride. There are many restaurants in Malaucène and the surrounding area. Contact us, we will share with you all our tips and our best addresses.


A paradise for cyclists and nature lovers, Mont Ventoux, nicknamed the “Giant of Provence” or the “Mont Bald”, has a lot to offer you and to offer you. On foot, by bike, by car, on horseback or on a motorbike, climb to the top and get one of the most beautiful panoramas in the region. Mont Ventoux also offers activities for the whole family such as rock climbing, sky observation points, trail running, tree climbing, swimming spots and many more.

The Laces of Montmirail

The Dentelles de Montmirail massif is renowned for its resplendent nature, its exceptional wines, its climbing spots and its hikes. Les Dentelles de Montmirail is always a unique experience in the heart of unspoiled nature. The scents and colors of Provence will be there.


A few kilometers from our gîtes, our villas and our hotel, discover the town of Vaison-la-Romaine, an open-air museum. Stroll through the streets of the city and discover vestiges of another era and exceptional sites. We advise you to visit the archaeological sites of Puymin and La Villasse, the Archaeological Museum of Théo Desplans, the Notre Dame de Nazareth Cathedral, the Roman Theater, the Roman Bridge and the Comtal Castle.


Nicknamed the "City of the Popes", the city of Avignon has a lot to offer you. Take a tour by the Pont d'Avignon, then go through the ramparts to enter the city center. You will enjoy strolling through the center and discovering many museums and monuments such as the Petit Palais Museum, Place Pie, Jardin des Doms, Palais des Papes and many others. Don't miss the Festival d'Avignon, one of the biggest contemporary live performance events.


In a few minutes drive from La Ferme du Gros Noyer, you will be in the center of Orange. During your visit to the City of Princes, visit the Antique Theatre, the Saint-Eutrope Hill, the Arc de Triomphe, the Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth Cathedral, the Museum of Art and History and the Aeronautical Museum .


For all those who like antiquing and flea markets, we give you an appointment in Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, with its village of antique dealers. Wander the streets of the market and various flea markets to leave with a souvenir of the region, a work of art or an antique. You will also enjoy sitting on the banks of the Sorgue for a nap in the shade or a picnic.

Provencal markets

Malaucene and all the surrounding villages host, each in turn, a market in their town centre. Stroll between the colorful and fragrant stalls of market gardeners and do your shopping. Sun-drenched fruits, olive oils produced nearby, vegetables harvested the day before and many other products will fill the stalls. The region is also famous for its wines, take one of the many wine routes and go for a tasting. 

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