Reillanne

Departement of the Alpes de Haute Provence - Pop.: 1,500 inh.

puce On route N100, between Apt (28km.) and Forcalquier (18km.).
Reillane, the village


The little village of Reillanne is situated between Luberon and Forcalquier.

It is one of those typical Provençal villages perched on a sun ripened hill, with cicadas chanting and heady fragrances floating in the air.



Reillane, ruins


Sunlight glistens throughout the little streets of the old quarters where you will discover imposing houses with monumental staircases, covered passages, and some striking doors.



Reillane, borie


Don't hesitate to climb up to the ancient chapel St. Denis, there is one of the best panoramic views of High Provence...




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puce What to see:

Notre Dame de l'Assomption Church (11thc.).
Carluc abbey.
St. Pierre tower (11thc.).
Ramparts and archeological digs.
Musée des Amis des Arts.

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puce Leisure activities:

Trails for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking.
Fishing. Tennis. Archery.
Summer events: concerts, votive feast the first week end in August.
Crafts: dried flowers, weaving, wooden toys, pottery.

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puce Accommodation:

Hotel.
Bed and breakfast.
Holiday rentals.
Campsite.

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Villemus (3km), Montjustin (4km), Saint Michel l'Observatoire (9km) and Manosque (15km).

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