Bedoin, Sault, Aurel
Stage 3: Bédoin/Sault Vaucluse Mountain Bike Trail - e-bike
Min. 383 meters
Max. 1526 meters
The tourist service at Bédoin :One of the most demanding stages. After the legendary ascent of Mont Ventoux from the Southern face to the summit, an easier descent begins to reach the Sault plateau and its lavender fields.
You now find yourself at the heart of the UNESCO-listed Biosphere Reserve and its alpine scenery. After another ascent, you will reach the crest of the east side of Mont Ventoux to begin your descent to Aurel.
The route then climbs up to the Sault Plateau and its lavender fields, for a smooth finish.
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- Dizzying ascent of 15 km and more than 1000 m D+
- Breath-taking views and rolling track between the lunar summit and the undergrowth.
- Attractive descent to Aurel, and discovery of lavender fields on the Sault Plateau.
Follow the Grande traversée de Vaucluse markings.
Before departure, make sure to consult the Prevention of fire risks in Vaucluse website, to respect the massif closures. (T. +33 (0)18.104.22.168.11)
This itinerary is best suited to autumn and spring