Apt, Bonnieux, Gargas

MTB no.62 - Le Pont-Julien

62

Route

Loop

Difficulty

Very easy

Duration

75h

Distance

0km

Positive elevation

143 meters

Negative elevation

143 meters

Altitude

Min. 173 meters

Max. 225 meters

  • circuit
  • variante
  • voie verte
  • liaison

Departure

Parking de Bosque - Apt

Arrival

Parking de Bosque - Apt

Parking

Parking de Bosque - Apt

Elevation

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GPX track

The tourist service at Apt :

An unusual loop with a typical outward journey, not always easy, and a tranquil return journey on the Calavon Véloroute.
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Not to be missed: the ruins of the old Château de Murs on the opposite bank of the Calavon, the beautiful Château de Roquefure (private property which cannot be visited) and the famous Julien Bridge with its stone Roman arches, built in the year 3 BC.

Route Variation – Short: if necessary, the route can be shortened when the path re-joins the véloroute for the second time.

Route Variation – Long: during the return journey to Roquefure, the route can be extended by taking the ''Grand Tour du Pays d'Apt - GPS'' (not signposted, available only on GPS), to Roussillon, Gargas and Apt.

Caution: Beware of the livestock guardian dogs in the vicinity of the Le Ménage farm (2.5km)

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public transport

There are several Zou bus lines that stop at Apt

recommended parking (s)

Bosque Parking - Apt

In short

The ruins of the old Château de Murs on the opposite bank of the CalavonThe beautiful Château de Roquefure (private - cannot be visited)The famous Pont-Julien with its Roman stone arches, built in the year 3 BC.The route can be shortened by following the Calavon Véloroute (Mediterrannée à vélo)In Roquefure, it is possible to extend the route with the 'Grand Tour du Pays d'Apt - GPS' (not signposted, available only on GPS), to Roussillon, Gargas and Apt. Caution: presence of livestock guardian dogs at the Le Ménage farm (km 2.5).


Before you leave, check your equipment.
The day before your trip, be sure to check restrictions to the Luberon massif in summer, in case of potential fire risk.


https://www.risque-prevention-incendie.fr/vaucluse/
T. +33)4.28.31.77.11
In case of fire, call 18 or 112




Contact

Parc naturel régional du Luberon
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