Tourism Accommodation Leisure activities Gastronomy Practical information Local community Media Provence Web English Home Page


Departement of Vaucluse - Pop.: 19.000 h.

22 km north of Aix en Provence via the D556

Pertuis - Square

Due to its geographical situation, Pertuis has always been at the centre of communication between the sea and the mountains, which explains its name in Latin - pertus meaning the passage.

Pertuis - Clock tower

Pertuis is strategically situated between Marseille (50 km), Aix (22 km) and Avignon (80 km). It is a likeable town in the Luberon, and visitors will appreciate the quality of its environment.

Pertuis - City hall

You will be captivated by the narrow, colourful streets, and the old houses that have been so tastefully restored...

Pertuis retains a special atmosphere created by the effect of the Mistral and the luminous quality of the light blending with the impressive architecture and historic past.

What to see:

The house of Reine Jeanne.
The house of François I°, the "maison consulaire" .
The "vieil Etal" or old stall(11th century), le couvent de l'oratoire de Jésus (1620).
St Nicolas church and organ.
Keep of the "chateau disparu", tour St Jacques.

Leisure activities:

Friday morning market in the town centre.
Wednesday and Saturday morning at the place Garcin.
Hiking, horse-riding and mountain biking.
Swimming pool, tennis, cinema and night-club.
Cultural events :
June: Corso fleuri. Horse sale.
May: Flower market. Festival de la BD and street theatre.


Bed and breakfast.
Holiday rentals.

Neighbouring villages:

La Tour d'Aigues (8km), La Bastidonne (7km), Ansouis (6km).

Provence and French rivierar
Enlarge the map
Pertuis en FrançaisPertuis in English
Hotels in Pertuis
Holiday rentals in Pertuis
Campsites in Pertuis

Clubs & Associations
Arts & Artists
Blogs / Personal Pages

The Vaucluse
Villages in the Vaucluse (151)

Photos HD Toutes les Photos HD
 Pertuis - 17 high definition photographs of Pertuis

Pertuis - Casle remain

Pertuis - Passageway
bed breakfast Provence -- hotels Provence -- holiday rentals Provence -- Provence campsites

-- copyright© 1996-2016 - All rights reserved - Legal --