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Walk Gigondas

distance 6.58km Vertical gain +327m Vertical drop -320m duration 2h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Gigondas - 84 - Vaucluse

A hike for everyone. You will find typical Mediterranean vegetation, protected flora and fauna. Equip yourself with good walking shoes and water. Respect nature and the silence (take your rubbish with you). Making fires, picking flowers and wild camping are strictly prohibited. Only follow the waymarking colours mentioned in the description.

distance 14.04km Vertical gain +567m Vertical drop -575m duration 5h20 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Gigondas - 84 - Vaucluse

A superb hike around the Dentelles de Montmirail.
This trek will take you through all sides of the Dentelles.

The ridges of the Petites and Grandes Dentelles de Montmirail
distance 7.35km Vertical gain +493m Vertical drop -487m duration 3h15 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Lafare - 84 - Vaucluse

A short loop to discover these two characteristic rock formations as well as Saint-Christophe's Chapel, which protects the site, taking a less conventional route.

Walking The Arfuyen Ridges ( Download : )
The Arfuyen Ridges
distance 15.09km Vertical gain +568m Vertical drop -576m duration 5h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Le Barroux - 84 - Vaucluse

Starting from Sainte-Madeleine Abbey at Barroux, this is quite a wild route offering many views over Mont Ventoux, the Dentelles de Montmirail and the surrounding plains.

Paty lake and chapel via le Barroux
distance 13.16km Vertical gain +369m Vertical drop -369m duration 4h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Caromb - 84 - Vaucluse

A hike against the backdrop of Mont Ventoux and the Dentelles de Montmirail, taking you through the village of Barroux to admire the castle and the beautiful views of the valley. The walk then continues past Paty lake and chapel.

Walking Orange and Its History ( Download : )
distance 3.87km Vertical gain +58m Vertical drop -58m duration 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Orange - 84 - Vaucluse

Discovering the Roman city of Orange and its heritage with the very famous Antique Theatre (Théâtre Antique), which annually hosts the Chorégies d’Orange festival.

Walking The Combe de Curnier ( Download : )
The Combe de Curnier
distance 9.24km Vertical gain +639m Vertical drop -643m duration 4h10 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Bédoin - 84 - Vaucluse

This hike on the southern slope of Mont Ventoux, narrow, wooded and always chilly, carved out by capricious waters, leads to a vast panoramic view.

Mont Ventoux by the southern slopes
distance 21.92km Vertical gain +1446m Vertical drop -1438m duration 9h40 Very difficult Very difficult
Starting point Starting point in Bédoin - 84 - Vaucluse

Beautiful climb up the southern slopes of Mont Ventoux from the hamlet of Sainte Colombe 4 km from Bédoin.

distance 10.54km Vertical gain +468m Vertical drop -465m duration 4h05 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Piégon - 26 - Drôme

In the mountains of the Baronnies, imagine a lost hamlet inhabited by giants... Skeletons with very long shins were found in the crypt of the chapel. They are the source of the name of the locality.

The ochre trails of Mormoiron
distance 11.02km Vertical gain +249m Vertical drop -245m duration 3h45 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Mormoiron - 84 - Vaucluse

Take a walk between Mormoiron and Villes-sur-Auzon on the trails of old ochre quarries.

Walking The island of Oiselet ( Download : )
distance 10.82km Vertical gain +9m Vertical drop -9m duration 3h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Sorgues - 84 - Vaucluse

A family-friendly walk exploring the Island of Oiselet and the banks of the Rhône.

distance 13.78km Vertical gain +712m Vertical drop -714m duration 5h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Beaumont-du-Ventoux - 84 - Vaucluse

A beautiful round trip leading to the summit and back along the crests.

Walking On the heights of Velleron ( Download : )
distance 5.67km Vertical gain +136m Vertical drop -135m duration 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Velleron - 84 - Vaucluse

A short family walk on the heights of Velleron to discover numerous dry-stone terraces in reasonably good condition.

Walking Mont Ventoux - le Rat ( Download : )
distance 9.55km Vertical gain +179m Vertical drop -185m duration 3h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Bédoin - 84 - Vaucluse

Discover the vegetation's biodiversity of the Mont Ventoux.
From Bedoin, take the road (by car) leading to the Mont Ventoux.
Cross the remarkable cedar's forest then the beech forest will appear.
Continue (approx. 10km) until you find a car park on the right-hand side. (Jas des Melettes)

distance 16.08km Vertical gain +237m Vertical drop -237m duration 5h10 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Mondragon - 84 - Vaucluse

Sometimes in the woods, sometimes in the vineyards, this walk takes you through the countryside of the Rhone Valley and Mont Ventoux.

distance 10.14km Vertical gain +104m Vertical drop -106m duration 3h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Avignon - 84 - Vaucluse

A very easy walk. The first part up to the dam, very pleasant and shady. There's not shade on second part until you arrive, so wear hats in sunny weather.
Numerous birds and in particular grey herons, cormorants, swans etc. are visible near the water and on the banks of the Rhone.

distance 8.35km Vertical gain +154m Vertical drop -147m duration 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Mondragon - 84 - Vaucluse

A walk without too many difficulties and numerous headlands along the route.

Walking Around Rocher Saint-Julien ( Download : )
Around Rocher Saint-Julien
distance 8.54km Vertical gain +477m Vertical drop -473m duration 3h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Buis-les-Baronnies - 26 - Drôme

From Buis-les-Baronnies, walk around the Rocher Saint-Julien enjoying the views of the Baronnies and Mont Ventoux.

distance 15.07km Vertical gain +406m Vertical drop -400m duration 5h15 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Chusclan - 30 - Gard

Starting from Chusclan, this is a hike over different types of terrain (tarmacked paths between vineyards, DFCI trails, single-track paths, etc.). Viewpoints over the Rhone Valley and Mont Ventoux. Visit to the medieval site of Gicon.

Walking The cliffs of Montagné ( Download : )
distance 6.63km Vertical gain +179m Vertical drop -191m duration 2h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Pujaut - 30 - Gard

A short, easy walk for a family outing. In good weather you can see the parachutists jump over the Pujaut aerodrome.

distance 4.34km Vertical gain +85m Vertical drop -80m duration 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux - 26 - Drôme

A family-friendly trail that explores the troglodyte village of Barry, one of the finest and largest in France.

distance 14.8km Vertical gain +833m Vertical drop -824m duration 6h15 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse - 84 - Vaucluse

A demanding route that climbs up to the crests above Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, where you will have unrivalled views.

Walking Caesar's Camp ( Download : )
Caesar's Camp
distance 4.23km Vertical gain +107m Vertical drop -102m duration 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Laudun-l'Ardoise - 30 - Gard

A family walk around the Oppidum of Caesar Camp in Laudun.

distance 12.67km Vertical gain +291m Vertical drop -286m duration 4h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Murs (Vaucluse) - 84 - Vaucluse

Lovely hike without much difficulty. After climbing uphill for just under a kilometre, just enough time to reach an altitude of 700 m, where the the panoramic view of Lubéron with its lowlands and further below the valley behind Murs, opens up to you. Just for your enjoyment, this view will last for more than 4 km. The majority of the circular hike is through forest paths.

The Nesque River gorges from Monieux
distance 8.32km Vertical gain +383m Vertical drop -378m duration 3h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Monieux - 84 - Vaucluse

The Nesque River gorges and the Saint Michel chapel starting from the Bourget Lake in Monieux.

distance 12km Vertical gain +479m Vertical drop -473m duration 4h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Lagnes - 84 - Vaucluse

A trek between Lagnes and Fontaine-de-Vaucluse on typical Provençal trails.

Walking Gorges de Véroncle ( Download : )
distance 5.85km Vertical gain +316m Vertical drop -22m duration 2h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Gordes - 84 - Vaucluse

The walk starts near Gordes (listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France) and passes through the Véroncle gorge to Murs and its castle.
A very pleasant, energetic walk in the ravine of the Véroncle gorges, discovering the remains of old mills from different periods along the way.
There are a few ladders and ropes, and an old sluice shaft that cannot be avoided.

distance 16km Vertical gain +382m Vertical drop -377m duration 5h30 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Gordes - 84 - Vaucluse

Loop around Gordes and its dry stone dwellings, through the valley of Sénancole and its unique Sénanque Abbey.

In the garrigue around Rochefort-du-Gard
distance 16.89km Vertical gain +187m Vertical drop -186m duration 5h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Rochefort-du-Gard - 30 - Gard

Discovering Rochefort-du-Gard and its religious heritage, then diving into the green oak trees, which make up a large part of the surrounding vegetation, for some solitude.

Walking The Véroncle mills ( Download : )
The Véroncle mills
distance 10km Vertical gain +310m Vertical drop -301m duration 3h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Gordes - 84 - Vaucluse

The route leads up the Véroncle canyon then down the south-facing slopes of the Monts de Vaucluse.

distance 12.54km Vertical gain +311m Vertical drop -311m duration 4h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Lioux - 84 - Vaucluse

Walk up Vaumale valley along a beautiful trail equipped with climbing aids and then come back down the wilder and less rocky Lioux valley.

Lioux - The Madeleine cliff
distance 12.9km Vertical gain +341m Vertical drop -340m duration 4h30 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Lioux - 84 - Vaucluse

Circuit around Lioux returning through the Madeleine cliffs, with fine views of the Vaucluse ranges.

Walking The Capitelles of Aramon ( Download : )
The Capitelles of Aramon
distance 8.79km Vertical gain +164m Vertical drop -162m duration 2h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Aramon - 30 - Gard

In Aramon, a village along the Rhone near Avignon, the capitelles trail takes you around a couple of these shelters created by the shepherds and farmers.