It is in the south of France, in the heart of Provence that “ A travers champs” is nestling.
At 3 km from Lourmarin, one of the “most beautiful villages in France, in the south Luberon our house is the ideal place (see the map) to discover the landscapes and the perfumes of Luberon.
Wonderful luminosity, a gentle lifestyle and warm colours engulf the Luberon ranges and the villages nestled in its hills – five are ranked as among "the most beautiful villages in France": Ansouis, Lourmarin, Ménerbes, Roussillon, and Gordes, with Sénanque Abbey and the bories.
The villages in the Luberon in south of France overlook the tranquil course of the Durance river. Sun-gilded drystone walls, ochre-washed homes, terraced fields and shady squares with gurgling fountains all contribute to the warm and gentle lifestyle which dominates here. Artists and craftspersons hone their talents in each village. Vineyards and cherry orchards dot the hillsides, and the plains are planted with gorgeous fruit, including one of the jewels in Provence’s crown, the melon from Cavaillon.
Throughout your stay Champs can also be an opportunity to find out more widely in the region Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur, and venture within an hour's drive towards Saint Rémy de Provence, Les Baux de Provence, Marseille, cassis and its creeks, Avignon or even go to Arles ...
From Luberon range, to the top of Mont Ventoux, Provence offers a range of lanscapes for many activities.
Hiking, cycling, horsebacking, canoeing... and even hot-air ballooning - there are countless opportunities to get outdoors, recharge your batteries, explore nature and just have a great time. In the heart of the Luberon range, the Buoux climbing site is known the world over for its challenges and pleasures. Vaucluse offers you hiking paths, rivers and canyons and brilliant sun all year long - do what you want, when you want!