Lauris, Bonnieux, Lacoste, Puget

MTB no.35 - Cedar forest and Philippe Tower

35

Route

Loop

Difficulty

Very difficult

Duration

195h

Distance

0km

Positive elevation

851 meters

Negative elevation

852 meters

Altitude

Min. 247 meters

Max. 708 meters

  • circuit
  • variante
  • voie verte
  • liaison

Departure

Parking de Valbigonce - Lauris

Arrival

Parking de Valbigonce - Lauris

Parking

Parking de Valbigonce - Lauris

Elevation

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GPX track

The tourist service at Lauris :

A beautiful trail that follows part of the Grande Traversée de Vaucluse à VTT. Travel across the northern and southern slopes of the Petit Luberon, between Lauris and Bonnieux, two magnificent villages which are emblematic of the territory.
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Aside from some sections of the track, the various uphill and downhill paths can be very steep, stony and technical (100 m of push at km 5.5).

Not to be missed: the panoramic view from Le Portalas and Peyrafio, the cedar forest, the charm of the Bonnieux back streets, the sweetness of life in Lauris.
Also unmissable: the descent from the Tour Philippe, the path of the lovely descent into the Seyes valley.

Attention: there may be sheepdogs on the ridges in springtime
Caution: Pay attention to your speed as you descend, you are not the only person on these roads!
Variation: you can also start the route from Bonnieux.

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public transport

Consult the Zou bus lines (In French)https://services-zou.maregionsud.fr

recommended parking (s)

Valbigonce Parking - Lauris

In short

Between Lauris and Bonnieux, 2 picturesque villages of the Luberon, here is a course whose climbs and descents can be steep, stony or technical (push at km 5.5).The breathtaking views from the Portalas, Peyrafio, and the Cedars Forest makes all of the effort worth it! Possible departure from Bonnieux. Warning!
Presence of livestock guardian dogs in spring on the peaks.
Control your downhill speed, you are not the only one on these paths.

Contact

Parc naturel régional du Luberon
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