Sault, Monieux, Lioux, Saint-Saturnin-Les-Apt
Stage 4: Sault/St-Saturnin-les-Apt Traversée de Vaucluse e-bike
Min. 359 meters
Max. 1005 meters
The tourist service at Sault :Transitional route between the Massif du Ventoux and the Monts de Vaucluse, passing the Gorges de la Nesque. Magnificent lavender landscapes, limestone cliffs, borie villages, forest, and scrubland between Ventoux and Luberon that will make you forget the difficult passages of your journey.
You then enter the territory of the Luberon Regional Natural Park, through a succession of paths and tracks between rocky valleys and the depths of anticlinal valleys. After this, the passage through the abandoned village of Travignon will remain etched in your memories. The heritage built in dry stone, including magnificent stone water basins, is remarkable here.
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To be noted
The route only partially follows the markings for the Grande traversée de Vaucluse. Route adapted to e-bike. GPS required.
Before departure, make sure to consult the Prevention of fire risks in Vaucluse website, to respect the massif closures. (T. +33 (0)22.214.171.124.11)
This itinerary is best suited to autumn and spring
- Paths through the heart of the lavender fields
- Descent into the Gorges de la Nesque
- Successions of tracks and paths between limestone cliffs and valley bottoms,
- Discovery of the bories and stone water basins, and the dry stone village of Travignon.