Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur

Croix de Provence

Croix de Provence – Montagne Sainte-Victoire

The Croix de Provence was erected at 948m above sea level on the Montagne Sainte-Victoire, near Aix-en-Provence, and can be seen from miles away

Montagne Sainte-Victoire

Montagne Sainte-Victoire – Provence

Montagne Sainte-Victoire, an iconic mountain located east of Aix-en-Provence, ranked as Grand Site de France and part of the Natura 2000 network

Arenes d'Arles

Arles – Antic City home to Van Gogh

Arles, a World Heritage Site and antic Roman city located at the northern end of the Camargue in Provence, a city where Van Gogh lived and painted in 1888

Traveling to Provence from the UK

Traveling to Provence from the UK

Traveling to Provence from the UK by means of air, rail and road is easy as the region is served by 3 airports, and extensive railway and road networks

Pont Saint-Benezet in Avignon

Pont Saint-Benezet in Avignon – Provence

The Pont Saint-Benezet or Pont d’Avignon was built in 1185 but was swept in a catastrophic flood in 1668, and has only retained 4 of its 22 original arches

Grasse - rose centifolia

Grasse – Perfume World Capital – Provence

Grasse, a City of Art and History and Flowered City, and the world capital of perfume, an industry the city’s leather tanners developed in the 17th century

Saint Paul de Vence

Saint Paul de Vence village and artists

Saint Paul de Vence, a stunning walled city of Provence, that became a major artistic centre that attracted the most celebrated artists of the 20th century

Saint Remy de Provence - Saint-Paul-de-Mausole

Saint Remy de Provence – Massif des Alpilles

Saint Remy de Provence is located in the heart of the Alpilles, a region where van Gogh drew inspiration from the unique quality of light and landscapes

Aigues-Mortes fortifications

Aigues-Mortes – River Port – Petite Camargue

Aigues-Mortes, a inland port and a walled city developed by St. Louis in the 13th century among the salt marshes and ponds of Camargue in Southern France

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer - Musee Baroncelli

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer – Legendary site – Camargue

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer in Camargue, the site where according to Christian tradition the raft carrying Mary Magdalene, Mary Jacobe and Mary Salome landed

Camargue gardian

Camargue – Rhone delta – Southern France

Camargue, the delta of the river Rhône, a Regional Natural Park consisting of wetlands and salt lakes and haven for wildlife including horses and flamingos

Les Baux-de-Provence ruined fortress

Les Baux-de-Provence – medieval fortress

Les Baux-de-Provence, a medieval fortress perched on a rocky spur dominating the Alpilles and granted as a marquissate to the Grimaldi of Monaco in 1642

Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur - Latest content

Croix de Provence

Croix de Provence – Montagne Sainte-Victoire

The Croix de Provence was erected at 948m above sea level on the Montagne Sainte-Victoire, near Aix-en-Provence, and can be seen from miles away
Montagne Sainte-Victoire

Montagne Sainte-Victoire – Provence

Montagne Sainte-Victoire, an iconic mountain located east of Aix-en-Provence, ranked as Grand Site de France and part of the Natura 2000 network
Arenes d'Arles

Arles – Antic City home to Van Gogh

Arles, a World Heritage Site and antic Roman city located at the northern end of the Camargue in Provence, a city where Van Gogh lived and painted in 1888
Traveling to Provence from the UK

Traveling to Provence from the UK

Traveling to Provence from the UK by means of air, rail and road is easy as the region is served by 3 airports, and extensive railway and road networks

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter

Please note: We will not sell or distribute your email address to any third party.