8 days in Gordes Itinerary

8 days in Gordes Itinerary

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Roussillon
— 3 nights
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Joucas
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Goult
— 1 night
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Beaumettes
— 2 nights
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Roussillon — 3 nights

Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo and Vignoble Chasson Chateau Blanc. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Aroma'Plantes Distillerie and Nougat Andre Boyer. Change things up with a short trip to Passion Nature in Sault (about 38 minutes away).

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Roussillon visit planning website.

Aix-en-Provence to Roussillon is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Joucas.
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Joucas

Joucas is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): shop like a local with Mieke Heybroek Et Ulysse Plaud and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Joucas trip planner.

Joucas is just a short distance from Roussillon. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Goult.
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Goult — 1 night

Goult is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. On the 5th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Lacoste, then view the masterpieces at SCAD Lacoste, then pick up some local products at Marche de Lourmarin, and finally learn about winemaking at Chateau la Canorgue.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Goult trip planner.

Goult is very close to Joucas. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Beaumettes.
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Beaumettes — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): do a tasting at Domaine La Garelle, then explore the ancient world of Village des Bories, then see the interesting displays at Musee de la Lavande Luberon, and finally look for gifts at Confiserie Saint Denis.

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Beaumettes is just a stone's throw from Goult. July in Beaumettes sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.
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Gordes travel guide

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Gordes is a commune in the Vaucluse département in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. The residents are known as Gordiens. The nearest big city is Avignon; smaller cities nearby include Cavaillon, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and Apt.GeographyThe territory of Gordes occupies some of "Les Monts de Vaucluse", a group of mountains and hills, part in the valley of the Calavon (a local river) also called the "Luberon Valley".AccessThe main access to the village of Gordes is the departmental road D2 then the departmental road D15, coming from Cavaillon. It is from the latter road, below the Bel-Air rock, that you can observe the most famous and photographed point of view of the village.Gordes is located 38 kilometres east from Avignon and its TGV station, 75 kilometres from the Marseille Provence international airport and 87 kilometres from Marseille. The closest "gares SNCF" (normal train station) are located in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and Cavaillon.Neighbouring communesNeighbouring villages are Venasque and Murs to the north, Joucas and Roussillon to the east, Goult, Saint-Pantaléon, Beaumettes and Oppède to the south and Cabrières-d'Avignon and Saumane-de-Vaucluse to the west.

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