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  Provencal Themes / Lavender Sault

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Pays de Sault et du Ventoux

Avignon (84000)

Guided Visits of the Towns

  • An official service for guides of Provence offer visits to the towns, in several languages.
  • Comité Départemental du Tourisme de Vaucluse à Avignon.
  • tel: 0490 858 820

Sault (84390)

Jardin des Lavandes

  • Collection of lavenders. Guided botanical visit of the garden and greenhouses. Sale of plants and products.
  • Hamlet of Verdolier
  • tel: 0490 641 497
  • English, German, Japanese
  • Open: July-Aug, daily 10h-13h, 14h-19h All year by rendez-vous.
  • Lavender Festival (Fête de la Lavande)

    • 14-15 August
    • Maison du Tourisme
    • tel: 0490 640 121
    • Maison des Producteurs de Sault

      • This is the cooperative of the lavender producers for the Pays de Sault. Exposition and direct sales.
      • Rue de la République
      • tel: 0490 640 898
      • English Spoken.
      • Open: Apr-mid Nov, daily 10h-12h30, 14h30-19h.
      • Routes de la Lavande en Pays de Sault

        • The Maison du Tourisme offers 7 guided tours to the principal lavender-raising sites (lavandicoles).
        • tel: 0490 640 121

        Savoillan (84390)

        Ferme Saint-Agricol

        • Guided visits of the farm and botanical garden. Demonstration of the distillation process.
        • tel: 0475 288 578
        • This agronomical experimental site, located in an 17th-century building, specializes in the study of aromatic and medicinal plants and perfumes.
        • Open: 15 June - 15 Sept, 10h-13h, 16h-18h30 Sept-June, weekdays 14h-18h; weekends and holidays by rendez-vous.

        Valréas (84600)

        Corso de la Lavande

        • On the first Sat and Mon of August, lavender-covered floats parade through town at sundown, with accompanying festivities and folklorique groups.
        • Office de Tourisme
        • tel: 0490 350 471

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