What to see & To do in Provence & in Avignon

Situated between the sea and the mountains, bordered by Italy and the Mediterranean, Provence boasts picture-postcard landscapes. Lavender fields and olive groves, picturesque villages, exceptional cuisine, and sunshine that releases fragrances into the air make this a region that is synonymous with stimulating the senses. At the heart of this picturesque region, Avignon is one of the main landmarks that you simply cannot afford to miss. This centuries-old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, epitomises a way of life that is deeply rooted in tradition, history, and heritage.

The Auberge de Cassagne & Spa, a five-star hotel just a stone’s throw from the City of the Popes, is part of the local tradition of warm, welcoming hospitality that has made the region so attractive. Our ideal location means that our hotel quickly is the ideal base for all kinds of escapades, whether they have a focus on sightseeing, sports, culture, or relaxation. The estate is also perfectly in keeping with the spirit of Provence, respecting the colours, fragrances and mellow atmosphere for which it is famous.

The city is full of sights, activities and points of interest, and we’d be delighted to show you around. Our team is on hand to advise you about the best places to visit in Avignon and the surrounding region.

From the typical villages of Provence, including the picturesque Baux de Provence, the Châteauneuf du Pape and Mont Ventoux wine routes, to sports and nature activities such as the Grand Avignon Golf Club, we’ve put together a selection of ideas for you to discover.

Now, we’re just waiting for you so we can reveal all the details and advise you what to do in Avignon and the surrounding area.