A classed 5th century village. Cobblestoned streets. Reynier Gate. 6th century belfry, 10th century Saint Denis church. Notre Dame des Graces Chapel. Archers' Windows street bordered with old houses. Mascarons Foutain.
Tourism & Leisure
On foot, beside the pedestrian streets of the medieval city, the archaeological excavations of Vaison la Romaine offer a choice of promenades.
By car, stunning cultural trasures, picturesque scenery and nature make Vaison la Romaine a center of an endless choice of excursions. Within and around Vaison you will find numerous activities : hiking, skiing, mini golf, swimming, tennis, horseback riding, etc.
Mountains of Chevallong for those who love hiking. The vineyards of Sablet go right through the village.
The "Dentelles of Montmirail". The citadel and hospice. Church sheltering gold leafed wood statues of Saints Cosmo and Damien. Roman chapel with beautiful 10th and 11th century chrines.
Medieval village with narrow streets climbing to the ramparts of the old chateau. On the hillside the Coste de Coq botanical center initiates you in Provencale flora.
Beaumes de Venise
Large parish church constructed in 1507. Ruins of a 6th century feudal castle and walls. Numerous caves, les "baumes" which gave their name to the city.
See also :
Carpentras, Malaucène, Crestet, Mirabel aux Baronnies, Nyons, Venterol, Valréas, Visan...