A land of rich experiences
ON THE TRUFFLE ROUTE
Nicknamed the "black diamond of Provence", truffles are reputed for their inimitable fragrance and bewitching taste. A world-famed truffle producer, Provence dons its finest shades of black for the winter season! Our truffle route unveils its secrets... all the better to eat you with!
DISCOVERING PROVENCE'S JEWISH HERITAGE
A safe haven for French Jewish communities throughout centuries of persecution, Provence remains strongly marked by its Jewish heritage. From Marseille to the Comtat Venaissin, architectural and cultural benchmarks tell the story of a rich and tumultuous bygone age.
Born in Holland, Van Gogh is to Provence what Provence is to his work: an inspiration and partner for life. After leaving Paris, the master first set down his bags in Arles before heading to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, fascinated by these luminous landscapes bathed in tranquillity and in love with their sunshine that never fades...
LA BONNE ETAPE
Located in Château-Arnoux Saint-Auban, a village bordering the Durance river in the Alpes de Haute Provence, La Bonne Étape is a temple of fine dining. This gastronomic restaurant is a master of the art of haute cuisine in all simplicity. Michelin-starred Chef Jany Gleize is committed to offering culinary delights and cookery classes instilled with pleasure all round...
IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF CÉZANNE IN AIX-EN-PROVENCE
The historic capital of Provence, Aix-en-Provence is a genuine jewel of culture and heritage. It was the birthplace of Paul Cézanne, who painted many masterpieces there. From the town centre to the picturesque surrounding countryside, step out in the master's footsteps.
JEAN GIONO'S PROVENCE
Jean Giono loved talking about Provence, "his" Provence, his primary source of inspiration and the very heart and soul of his work, portrayed in all its authentic glory, but always with a hint of darkness and revolt. Today, you can walk in his footsteps on the sunny roads of Provence and write your very own chapter...
Let yourself be surprised
An ideal setting
between land and sea