Cabrieres-D'avignon, Fontaine-De-Vaucluse, Gordes, Lagnes, La Roque-Sur-Pernes, Le Beaucet, Saumane-De-Vaucluse
MTB no. 9 - Grand Tour of the Plague Wall - GPS
The tourist service at Cabrières-d'Avignon :Starting in Cabrières-d'Avignon, this circuit features the very best of Provence’s mountain trails, criss-crossing a raw landscape studded with limestone and rocks. The Plague Wall dating from 1720 is the guiding thread.
Highlights: wild cliffs and combes, panoramic vistas from the top of the Monts-de-Vaucluse, banks of the Sorgue, cobblestoned paths, dry-stone buildings, historical sites.
Important: beware the livestock guardian dogs on the ridges in spring.
In shortCourse across rocky terrain.Raw limestone and stone landscapes. GPS recommended. Path not signposted.
Make sure to check restricted access to the massif the day before your trip, in case of fire risk
The route is best suited to autumn and spring