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Provence

France is a lot more than Paris! The country has a great diversity of landscape and regions, from the snowy mountains of the French Alps to the luxurious beaches of the French Riviera. In the south of France, Provence is region that has become famous for its incredible lavender fields, its perfect weather, and its many charming villages.

Whether you want to explore the scenic Provence roads, enjoy the rustic and relaxed countryside life under the sun, or want to discover more of the unparalleled French history, gastronomy, culture and way of life, Provence is the ultimate destination for your next trip!

You’ve probably already seen tons of these stunning Instagrammers’ pictures of dreamy lavender fields… We guarantee they are as beautiful as they look on the gram, and they smell just as good 😌 So let’s not waste another second! Keep reading below to learn everything you need to know to plan the best Provence trip and come back home with the most incredible photos!

YOUR PROVENCE BUCKET LIST

01.

Go on a roadtrip

around Provence and visit its charming villages

02.

Get lost in lavender fields

and enjoy their beauty and divine smell

03.

Dive in the history

visiting ancient theaters, castles and the Sénanque Abbey

04.

Taste local delights

such as Aix-en-Provence’s famous Calissons

05.

Tour the markets

full of fresh, local, and seasonal products

06.

Walk in Van Gogh’s steps

to discover the landscape that inspired his art

To try out

Where to eat

Restaurant Le Art

Explore Provence through amazing dishes made from local flavors, scents and colors.

Restaurant L’Oustau de Baumanière

Michelin star restaurant serving magnificent dishes highlighting delicious local ingredients.

L’Estellan

Offers a gourmet experience in a relaxed environment with a charming rustic vibe.

Where to sleep

Le Vallon de Valrugues & Spa

Luxury hotel in a charming Provence village. Excellent fine dining restaurant!

La Bastide de Gordes

Stunning hotel located in the historic fortifications of one of the most beautiful villages in Provence.

Château de Fonscolombe

3 centuries old castle welcoming guests in a luxurious décor with incredible facilities and staff.

Where to drink

La Chimère Café

This bar is one of a kind! Former cabaret, it is now a magical restaurant & bar that will transport you to another world.

Céleste

This place serves some of the best cocktails in Provence. Original, beautiful, & delicious!

Pop Pop Le Bistrot

Enjoy a festive atmosphere, amazing cocktails, and delicious food at this colorful bar.

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