The magnificent city of Avignon is only about 70km from Lourmarin.
Visit it here on this Avignon video tour.
Better still, spend a day here and discover its rich and fascinating history.
Explore the ramparts of its incredibly well preserved city wall,
built in 1403, which like a ribbon round a cake, still circles the town today.
Avignon was home to the Popes for one hundred years, visit where they lived,
Les Palais des Papes.
Explore its many other sites,
not forgetting to dance on its famous bridge,
Pont d’Avignon, over the mighty Rhône River,
magical and quite unforgettable!