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Peypin d'Aigues

 
Departement of Vaucluse - Pop.: 520 h.

35 km. north of Aix en Provence. Take route D556 to Pertuis then D956 through La Tour d'Aigues to Grambois, then D122 for 4km.

Peypin d'Aigues, church



In the middle of vast forests, Peypin d'Aigues lies peacefully on a slope of the Grand Luberon.

The village is surrounded by three hamlets:
- Hameau de Notre Done
- Hameau des Roux
- Hameau de Fonzillouse (or Fontjoyeuse).


Peypin d'Aigues, fountain



Here nature is uncomplicated with hills and valleys and many streams irrigating the plains planted with grapevines and fruit trees.

In Fonjoyeuse you can walk through the arcades bordered with ancient houses, outside staircases, and terraces blooming with flowers. It's all part of the Provencal charm !



What to see:

Hameau de Fonjoyeuse (17thc.).



Leisure activities:

Hiking (GR 9).



Accommodation:

Gites. Holiday rentals.



Neighbouring towns and villages:

Grambois (4km), La Tour D'Aigues, La Bastide des Jourdans (6km).






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