At the heart of the "Golden Triangle" of Drôme Provençale, treat yourself to a real break, away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities, by staying at L'Escapade. In a refined atmosphere, you will enjoy an exceptional panorama and all the attention of your hosts for remarkable stays in the Drôme.
True lovers and passionate about their region, Jean-Marc and Martine, will guide you in the choice of your activities and your places to visit during your stay at L'Escapade, the guest house with a view of Mont Ventoux in the Drôme Provençale.
Without further ado, discover the most beautiful places and points of interest in the region near your rental in Mérindol-les-Oliviers.
The city with a micro climate Nyons
Its exceptional location, located east of the Rhône valley between 234 and 940 meters above sea level, gives Nyons a micro climate with mild winters and hot summer days. This exceptional climate earned it the nickname "Petit Nice". This town of Drôme is just a 20-minute drive from your guest house with views of Mont Ventoux in Drôme Provençale. During your stay in Nyons, you can discover the Tour Randonne, the Pont Roman and the Place du Docteur Bourdongle.
Around the Dentelles de Montmirail Perched villages
Arranged on the mountainside or nestled on the plains, the villages of the Dentelles de Montmirail are to be discovered through a remarkable route. Discover these picturesque and resplendent villages, where flavors of Provence and traditions mingle. Organize a circuit to explore these exceptional municipalities: Beaumes-de-Venise, Crestet, Gigondas, La Roque-Alric, Lafare, Le Barroux, Malaucène, Sablet, Séguret, Suzette and Vacqueyras.
The Giant of Provence Mont Ventoux
By car, bike or on foot, for the more adventurous, climb to the top of the Giant of Provence, Mont Ventoux. Three routes will allow you to reach the summit: Malaucène, Bédoin or Sault. The opportunity to discover Mont Ventoux from different angles. At 1,912 meters above sea level, you can admire one of the most beautiful panoramas in Europe. From your guest room, you will have the chance to observe Mont Ventoux at different times of the day and its remarkable color change.
Regional National Park Les Baronnies
In the heart of Provence, between the Alps and Mont Ventoux, lies the sumptuous Regional Natural Park of Baronnies. This protected territory has been shaped by men and by time. The Baronnies are lulled by the scents and flavors of Provence. At the bend of a hiking trail, you can discover wild thyme or a lavender field. To get closer to nature, the Parc des Baronnies is worth exploring.
The wonderful City of the Popes Avignon
During your stay in our guest rooms with a view of Mont Ventoux from Drôme Provençale, make a stopover in Avignon. You will be charmed by the city center and the ramparts. Take advantage of your stopover in Vaucluse to visit the Pont d'Avignon, the Palais des Papes, the Petit Palais Museum, the Remparts and the Notre-Dame des Doms Basilica. The year is punctuated by many festivals and events not to be missed.
In the heart of the Côtes du Rhône Orange
Located in the south of France, the city of Orange is remarkable and contains architectural marvels to discover during your visit. You will be able to discover in particular, two monuments classified with the world heritage of UNESCO which are the Ancient Theater and the Arc de Triomphe. The Orange Antique Theater is the best preserved in the world, every year numerous cultural events are organized there.
The city of a thousand fountains Aix en Provence
Under the sun, characteristic of the south of France, enjoy strolling along the luxury boutiques, having a coffee on the Cours Mirabeau or getting lost in the cobbled alleys of this wonderful town of Bouches-du-Rhône, Aix- in Provence. An essential place for culture in Provence, visit an art gallery or one of the city's museums: the Granet museum, the Camp des Milles or the Vasarely Foundation.