Touring the Comtat Venaissin by bike CARPENTRAS

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Distance, difficulty, parking ...

Distance: 115,00 km

Level: average

The Comtat Venaissin, land of art and history, is located in the heart of Provence at the foot of Mont Ventoux
a discrete territory of varied and protected landscapes.

Coordinates

Longitude: 5.055815
Latitude: 44.06295

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Signposts on the routes Follow this sign

Its little country roads that wind between orchards and vineyards are ideal for cycling. Starting from Carpentras, this itinerary takes you first toward the Dentelles de Montmirail, a small range with amazing topography. You cycle down towards the Mont Ventoux piedmont planted with the characteristic crops emblematic of Provence – vineyards, olive groves and cherry orchards. Then, on you go towards the Monts de Vaucluse and the villages that nestle in the hilltops, providing stunning views of Mont Ventoux. Finally, take the time to explore the small town of Pernes-les-Fontaines with its 40 fountains! The stages on this cycle route are our suggestions. With the roadbook you can put together your own trip and follow this itinerary at your own pace. 1 - CARPENTRAS - BEDOIN 41 km – 25.5 miles
Via Loriol-du-Comtat - Aubignan - Beaumes-de-Venise - Lafare - La Roque Alric - Le Barroux - Caromb - Modène - Crillon-le-Brave - Bédoin
In Carpentras, the circuit starts from the car park at the Porte d’Orange. Follow the sign for Loriol-du-Comtat.
2 - BEDOIN - MAZAN 36 km – 22 miles
Via Flassan - Mormoiron - Méthamis - Malemort-du-Comtat
3 - MAZAN - CARPENTRAS 38 km – 23 miles
Via Venasque - Le Beaucet - La Roque-sur-Pernes - Saint-Didier - Pernes-les-Fontaines