Parcours n°9 - Apt

Distance : 
21.5 km / 13.5 miles
Difference in altitude : 
total : 348 m ( - : 174 m, + : 174 m)
Level : 

Discover the «Pays des ocres» with its various ochre quaries...

Direction of the itinerary :

Apt => Villars => St Saturnin les Apt => Gargas => Apt

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Sightseeing throughout this itinerary

Apt : Tourist Information Center
Apt is the big town in the heart of the Luberon area. Have a stroll in the streets of the old city, along the old city walls, and discover Sainte Anne Cathedral, Sainte Anne Royal Chapel and its treasure, the clock tower and the «Maison du Parc du Luberon».

Villars :
Decorated with flowers, this small village is perched on a small hill. Here you are ! in the «Pays des ocres» where architecture and nature are harmoniously mixed.

Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt : Tourist Information Center
Despite the new villas which have been implemented quite recently around the village, you will certainly appreciate the heart of the village with beautiful old houses with sculpted porches. To be seen: the ruins of the castle, the walls, Saint Pierre d’Agnane Priory and the mill.

Gargas : Town hall + 33 (0) 4 90 74 12 70
Quaries of ochre are still exploited in Gargas. You will enjoy the vineyards that spread around the village and the ochre quaries that stand out against the pine forests which cover the hills.

Shops and services on the way




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But also find Taxis and Guides.

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