17 - Between Chapels and Orchards
Min. 322 meters
Max. 405 meters
The tourist service at Malaucène :This family-friendly route invites you to cycle along the foothills of Mont Ventoux, the 'Giant of Provence', through vineyards, cherry and olive trees.
Parking: Cours des Isnards - MalaucèneStart from the Tourism Office in Malaucène.On the square between the bars, go left in the direction of Beaumont du Ventoux. At the small roundabout go on the right, and 200m after, follow the direction "Sapeurs pompiers" on the left. Take the first left (yellow hiking sign for “Les Margaud”). Cycle this small road lined with fruit trees and vineyards. At the small bridge, go to the right. At the following intersection, take a left and cycle by the St Roch chapel. At the following little bridge, take a right. Continue straight on to the hamlet "Les Valettes". Cycle through the hamlet, and once back on the D153 go to the right. Cycle through Beaumont du Ventoux, continue straight on in the direction of Malaucène. Return to the Tourism Office.
Circuit created by the 'Communauté d'agglomération Ventoux Comtat Venaissin' www.destination-ventoux.com
recommended parking (s)
- Easy cycle route through vineyards and cherry orchards
- Gorgeous views of the north side of Mont Ventoux
- Saint-Sépulcre and Sainte-Marguerite chapels, fountains and Provencal wash house in the hamlet of Les Valettes