Things to see and do - Roussillon
Roussillon Travel guide
Roussillon : Michelin's recommendations
As red as the surrounding ochre-coloured hills, the houses of Roussillon reflect the many different shades of this striking landscape. Sunset is a perfect time to feast on this symphony of colours, which ranges from yellow to red.
Tourist attractions Roussillon : Things to see and do
pl. de la Poste F - 84220 Roussillon
The best way to discover the village of Roussillon is to arrive at dusk when the oblique rays of the sun light up the ochre-painted houses. The sight is grandiose. Starting on the left of the Tourist Office, follow rue des Bourgades then ruelle de l'..
Hameau des Ocres F - 84220 Roussillon
The two trails are signposted (yellow or red depending on their length) and marked with signs that help to identify the particular flora in these ochre hills (holm and white oaks, juniper bushes, etc) and to explore the amazing landscapes formed by t..
Usine Mathieu F - 84220 Roussillon
The conservatory of ochre and similar pigments is housed in the Mathieu factory which used to transform ochre extracted from nearby quarries. It explains the manufacturing process of the pigment used in paints and colourwashes: kneading to eliminate ..
Quartier Les Sablières D104 F - 84220 Roussillon
Set on a 1-hectare park in the Luberon area, this hotel is 800 metres from the centre of Roussillon. It offers free Wi-Fi access, an outdoor swimming pool and a terrace with sunbeds. With a Provencal-style décor, all the air-conditioned rooms at Les..
Route de Gordes F - 84220 Roussillon
The hotel features 16 comfortable and refined rooms with unrestricted views overlooking Gordes and the valley. Set in a peaceful environment, near the restaurants, Hötel Rêves d’Ocres boasts a privileged location from which to discover the region..
Bois de la Cour D 104 F - 84220 Roussillon
Set in a beautiful natural environment between the Luberon region and the Mont Ventoux Mountain, La Petite Auberge de Roussillon boasts a Provencal setting and a lovely outdoor swimming pool. The rooms at La Petite Auberge present spacious and cosy ..