Things to see and do - Malaucène
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This typical Provençal town is, for the most part, surrounded by a large avenue shaded by huge plane trees. The old town with its small streets, old houses, fountains, wash-houses and oratories, with an old belfry crowned by a wrought-iron bell cage at its centre, is a welcoming and refreshing haven. Its 14C fortified church is also worthy of mention. A path to the left leads to the calvary, which commands a fine view of the Drôme mountains and Mont Ventoux.
Tourist attractions Malaucène : Things to see and do
F - 84340 Malaucène
A UNESCO-listed "biosphere reserve", the so-called "Giant of Provence" (1 909m) dominates the Rhône part of the region. At its summit is an air force radar station and a TV tower. From the platform in the south there is a vast pan..
53 pl. de l'Église F - 84340 Malaucène
Near the church, this imposing 16C building has the simple charms of a garden blooming with flowers, a terrace covered with wisteria, and Provençal decor (straw-seated chairs, ochre plaster etc). The chef opts for unpretentious generosity with dishes..