Saint-Saturnin-Les-Apt, Lioux, Murs, Gordes, Cabrieres-D'avignon, Saumane-De-Vaucluse, Le Beaucet, La Roque-Sur-Pernes, Fontaine-De-Vaucluse
Stage 8: St Saturnin les Apt/Fontaine-de-Vaucluse Crossing Vaucluse by e-bike
Min. 80 meters
Max. 663 meters
The tourist service at Saint-Saturnin-lès-Apt :Itinerary in the heart of the Monts de Vaucluse featuring a succession of cliffs, limestone valleys, scrubland etc. The stage continues through Gordes, one of the most beautiful villages in France, before following a single-track trail to the freshness of Sorgues in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse.
The route then alternates between paths and bucolic roads to reach the famous village of Gordes. After this comes a steep ascent on a beautiful path, then a long descent following tracks in a crude landscape of limestone and stones, leading you above the Fontaine-de-Vaucluse.
To be noted
Before departure, make sure to consult the Prevention of fire risks in Vaucluse website, to respect the massif closures. (T. +33 (0)184.108.40.206.11)
This itinerary is best suited to autumn and spring
- At the heart of the Monts de Vaucluse
- Between Garrigues, bories (stone huts), cliffs, and vertiginous valleys.
- Stage passing through Gordes with arrival at Fontaine de Vaucluse and its turquoise waters.