Boucle découverte à vélo : de Vitrolles en Luberon à Montjustin

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Distance, difficulty, parking ...

Distance: 34,00 km

Difference: 740 m


To see...

34 km Level Hard Difference of heights : 740 m

Coordinates

Longitude: 5.595472
Latitude: 43.811786

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Signposts on the routes Follow this sign

You will ride and climb through the col de Vitrolles and discover the hilly landscape of the north and the soothing valley of the Pays d’Aigues.

Sightseeing throughout this itinerary :

- Vitrolles-en-Luberon : Saint Etienne church, the castle (XVIIth c.), Saint Siméon’s farm, oil mill

- Céreste : «Saint Michel» church (XVIIIth c.), the site of Carluc priory, carolingian necropolis, the «nid d’amour» small valley, romanesque bridge. Make a stopover in this cute village and have refreshments at a terrace of a café.

- Montjustin : While climbing the road that lead to Montjustin, you will peer the huge city walls and its towers that surround the village. When you enter in the village, you are immediately attracted by the old dwellings, the magnificent soaring ruins. Don’t hesitate to have a walk around the village walls there, you shall enjoy the scenery. On the North side stands the Pays de Forcalquier with
Reillanne in the foreground and to the South of Montjustin there is a great panorama on the Luberon Mountains.