: copyright N. et F. Michel - CDT Vaucluse
our way to Sault, Kingdom of Lavender, we'll stop at Lagarde
d'Apt to visit a genuine Lavender Distillery (harvest and
distillation of lavender July 20th and August 15th).
carry on towards Sault along a winding road lined with big
Lavander fields (lavender fields in bloom : mid june-mid july).
time in Sault* to have lunch and time for purchasing some
of the various local products (nougat, honey, lavender, spelt...)
guided visit of the Lavander Garden (collection of over 160
varieties of lavender) and of Monieux a picturesque village.
Nesque River Canyons, the prehistorical cradle of the Vaucluse
county will be the last stage of this tour (the steep canyons offer
ruins of the castle,
the ramparts are worth seeing.