The Mont Ventoux located in theVaucluse, Is a summit of the Massif des Baronnies culminating in 1912 meters unavoidable in the history of Provence. He is nicknamed the “ Géant de Provence ” And reigns over the country of SAULT, Comtat Venaissin and Provence. The Mistral blows on average 130 days per year and can reach 250 km/h at the summit.
Classified by UNESCO ” Biosphere Reserve ” In 1990, it presents a flora and a fauna of a rare diversity. Many protected species are found only on the Ventoux.
It is on its northern slope that is located the Mount Serein and its ski resort snow covered in winter and accessible by the road of Malaucène.
The “Dentelles de Montmirail” are a mountain chain of the Massif des Baronnies, in Provence, in the department of Vaucluse. They are located south of Vaison-la-Romaine and west of Mont Ventoux.
This mountainous massif is distinguished by the very marked cutting of its rock. Their highest point is the crest of Saint-Amand, 730 meters high. The chain, which is about eight kilometers long, is renowned for climbing.
The Dentelles de Montmirail will seduce you with the many activities they offer :
Discover the nearby villages, vineyards, landscapes and extremely varied vegetation.
Its limestone ridges form steep cliffs that make it a place renowned for climbing enthusiasts.