Whether you are athletic or not, the best way to discover the Luberon is by bike. Through several itineraries prepared by us or those of our partner "Vélo Loisir". The difficulties vary depending on your level, type of practice and your desires.
What could be more wonderful than to explore our landscapes!
Whether you are a fan of spring mornings with crystalline sounds in the scent of cherry or almond trees in bloom, or even in the flamboyant fragrant broom with aromas of honey, whether you prefer a trip
Located in Pierrevert, (30mn from the Gites) near Manosque, in the heart of Provence and in the south-east of the Luberon regional natural park, come and discover a typically Provençal course. Its steep layout requires, on the most demanding holes, precision in putting into play, and skill in clearing the obstacles that punctuate it.
Here, the holes are called by their name: some in reference to past golfing exploits, others borrowed from a particularity of Provence and the geography of the south of France.
From sunrise to sunset, you will savor this exceptional panorama ranging from the mountains of the Alps to olive groves, a real change of scenery for every golfer, novice or experienced.
L'Oustaou du Luberon is referenced in the community of bikers, discover the richness of Vaucluse and the south of France, its gastronomy and its local products. Are you a fan of cultural places, tourist places and beautiful villages fascinate you or simply need relaxation, escape ... want a change of scenery and sleep in unusual lodge?
Group lodgings for chapters and events for your next rod trip ... you've come to the right place!
2 trip possibilities starting from Savoillans (north Ventoux):
- 1) long version (330 km, 9900 m, D + and 9500 m D-) via the ochres and the crests of the Grand and Petit Luberon, which ends in Mérindol, on the banks of the Durance.
- 2) short version (277 km, 7700 m, D + and 8100 m D-) via Fontaine and the Monts-de-Vaucluse, which transplanted to the long version in Robion and also ends in Mérindol.
Exceptional site, in the heart of the Luberon, located 20 minutes from your rentals in l'Oustaou du Luberon.
The Gorges constitute an exceptional landscape in the heart of the Luberon Park: grandiose cliffs, geological gem with twin caves, unusual and unique flora and fauna, remarkable ecosystem.
This great tour allow you to discover two of the most beautiful valleys of the southern flank, peaks and the highest point of the "Grand Luberon" and the villages of Vaugines and Cucuron.
Highest point at 1 125m, The "Mourre Negre" is the summit of the Luberon Massif, on the departments of Vaucluse and the Alps of "Haute-Provence", 70 kilometers north of Marseille
Outside Aix-en-Provence, there are many superb walking and hiking trails accessible to beginners and more experienced alike.
These hikes are located 30 minutes from the Oustaou du Luberon.
Circuits from 46 kms to 98 kms
with drop from 400m to 1280 m
From Villelaure, through Grambois, Beaumont de Pertuis, Peypin d'Aigues, Cucuron, Cadenet and Lauris
This route is accessible for all, along quiet roads, passing through some of the most beautiful landscapes of the Luberon villages.
The itinerary is composed of two complementary loops, allowing to a wider audience to immerse themselves in the heart of the cliffs of St. Jacques hill, to discover the natural environment in all its forms. People will have a stunning view of the "Mont Ventoux", the Vaucluse mountain, the Luberon, the Durance valley and the Alpilles.
You will discover the most beautiful landscapes proposed by the Sorgue. During the descent, a guide is present to show you the right path and fulfill your curiosity. A swim break is scheduled for mid-term. The tour continues until the Water Sharing, where you access to the landing stage. Upon arrival, a coach takes you back to the base through the foothills of the Vaucluse mounts. This return is in music,even singing for the most motivated ! The Oustaou of Luberon offers an outing CANOE per week in season, for an escape with family, friends
This first week of August promises to be scorching in Vaucluse and Bouches du Rhône *. If you're vacationing in the area here are the best places to stay (relatively) cool and have fun!
236 km of marked trails. Intermediate level. Discover : Manosque, Forcalquier, Apt, Cavaillon, Lourmarin, Beaumont Pertuis ; the loop "Around the Luberon by bike" is the circuit that any lover of great bike getaways must achieve in Vaucluse.
Reserved or quiet roads, paths plain or hillsides around the Luberon, the bulk of which is in Vaucluse, allows himself a nice foray into the neighboring department of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. It wraps around the massive and connects the "Pays d'Aigues", that of Forcalquier and the ochers which each one offers a local loop. Steps punctuated by perched villages, sites showcasing local products, this journey of 5 to 7 days guarantees fun and discovery !
various fishing grounds designed for your leisure, lakes and water reservoirs with the DURANCE.
Beaumont de Pertuis side: the lac de l'aillade in Beaumont de Pertuis
Mallemort side the roubine of vernegaux
Federation of Fisheries in Vaucluse http://www.federationpeche.com/84/
Near Manosque, located 40 minutes from the Oustaou of Luberon, in Pierrevert, the golf of Luberon offers a 18-hole course that takes place under your feet, in the heart of Provence. From sunrise to sunset, you will enjoy this breathtaking view from the Alps to the olive groves, a real escape for every golfer, beginner or advanced.
You're probably passed, without knowing that on the foot of the Mirabeau bridge, at the crossroad of 4 departments,there is a climbing site referenced by the FFME. Possibility of a Cheap accomodation for 15 people in two lodges ; limestone cliff with a height of 20 to 30 m max.
30 routes : from 4c to 6b, the area "Travel Project" has been re-equipped, making the "norm" ... Sealing and relays chained into the routes.
In the heart of a oak forest, 30 hectares of Mediterranean vegetation, at 5 km from "Salon de Provence" and halfway between Marseille and Avignon. Far from any urban area, the Zoo of "La Barben" offers to go to meet animals from around the world.
Our beautiful region is full of great activities, to do and be with the family
Bowling, climbing, kayaking, farms, water park, golf, adventure games ...