The Vaucluse Departement - Luberon Nature Park - Population : 1,142 inh.

puce 22 km. north of Aix en Provence by route D556 to Pertuis then take D56.

Ansouis, the village and its castle Ansouis, a village of Luberon sheltered from the Mistral, is full of tiny streets dotted with boutiques and artists' workshops.
As you walk about, you can admire the village square shaded by the indigenous plane trees or take in the local atmosphere at the terrace of the cafe.
Ansouis, door of the medieval castle
There is a beautiful medieval (12th, c.) castle which can be visited even though privately owned.
Inside the castle of Ansouis is a magnificent collection of 17th and 18thc. furniture as well as splendid tapistries.
Ansouis, church door and luberon landscape
Ansouis coat of arms
The exterior gardens and terraces add grace and charm to the setting as a whole.


puce What to see:

Chateau d'Ansouis.
St. Martin Church (12th c.).
Museum (sculptures, painting, stained glass windows, ceramics).


puce Leisure activities:

Sunday morning market.
Hiking. Mountain biking.
Summer festivals : Feast Day in July, concerts, theatre, exhibitions.
Crafts : santon figurines, ceramics, wood sculptures.


Bed and breakfast

- Pertuis : 4 km
90 € - 100 €
Jardin d'Antan
- Pertuis : 4 km
Bed and breakfast. 2 guest rooms in the heart of a vineyard.
Rooms with separate entrance - high quality bedding
Swimming pool - Outdoor kitchen
Swimming poolWiFi or Internet accessParking or garageOpen all year round
Locate on the map of Ansouis
90 € - 100 €


puce Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast.
Vacation rentals. Gites.


puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Cucuron (4km), Sannes (3km), La Tour d'Aigues (7km).

Ansouis, vaulted passageway Ansouis, in the village