Things to see and do - Vaison-la-Romaine
Vaison-la-Romaine Travel guide
Vaison-la-Romaine : Michelin's recommendations
Vaison is comprised of an upper medieval town and a lower town of Roman and modern origin, both built on either side of the River Ouvèze. Its rich past will enchant all those who love historical places, with its vast field of ancient ruins, Romanesque cathedral, old village and castle.
Tourist attractions Vaison-la-Romaine : Things to see and do
r. Bernard-Noël F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
This huge 15ha field of ruins reveals the daily life of antique Vasio. The remains are those of the outer quarters of the Gallo-Roman city, with heterogeneous housing. Its centre (forum and outskirts) is covered by the modern town of Vaison. Digs are..
r. Bernard-Noël F - 84 110 Vaison-la-Romaine
The archaeological museum is remarkably evocative of daily life in Gallo-Roman times: religion, living quarters, ceramics, glassware, arms, tools, jewels, clothes, and so on. The magnificent white marble statues of Emperors Claudius (AD 43), Domitian..
rue de l'Evêché - Cité Médiévale - BP 85 F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
Hostellerie Le Beffroi sits in the heart of the medieval town of Vaison-la-Romaine, and is composed of 2 mansions of the 16th and 17th centuries. You can enjoy a view of the city from the outdoor swimming pool. All of the rooms are individually deco..
Place du Vieux marché, Haute Ville F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
Located at the heart of the medieval town of Vaison-la-Romaine, Hôtel la Fête en Provence offers elegant rooms with kitchenettes. There is an outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub and a furnished terrace. Each individually decorated room has a private en..
Les Hauts De Vaison F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
The Logis Du Chateau is located among the vineyards of central Provence, outside Vaison-la-Romaine. The hotel residence has a scenic terrace, a tennis court and outdoor swimming pool. Le Logis Du Chateau offers air-conditioned guestrooms with TVs an..
4 r. du Ventoux F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
Tarragon, basil and rosemary all feature prominently in the delicious Provençal cuisine served at Le Brin d'Olivier. There is a relaxed, rustic decor (exposed beams, open fireplace), and a patio planted with a beautiful olive tree.
1 pl. Théodore-Aubanel F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
On the menu find spiced-up versions of specialities from the South of France using herbs and vegetables grown in the family garden. There are views over the River Ouvèze from some tables.
1 r. du Château F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
'Bistro du'O' is a play on words, as this restaurant is located 'du haut' in the upper town, and is run by a young 'duo'. It is set in the old stables of the Château de Vaison with its fine 12C arches. She works the restaurant floor and he is the che..
2 r. de l'Evêché F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
quai du Mar. -Foch F - 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine
This classic 12C oil mill standing beside the River Ouvèze has a vaulted dining room and tables set with embroidered place mats and antique silverware. There is a shady terrace oozing old-fashioned charm, and the food itself is steeped in traditional..