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Oppède le Vieux

12 km east of Cavaillon via the D2, then the D3 and the D176 on the right.

Discover Oppède le Vieux, a superb Vaucluse village

Where is Oppède le Vieux?

Oppède le Vieux

Situated to the east of Cavaillon, Oppède Le Vieux is a magnificent little village built at the top of a rocky spur overgrown with superb vegetation, with a wild backdrop of forests, valleys and rocky outcrops.

Splendour of the Luberon

Ruelle Oppede

To discover Oppède Le Vieux, leave your car at the car park at the bottom of the village and follow the signposted paths lined with wild grasses. You'll be amazed to discover this old village steeped in history, with the beautiful 12th-century Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame dominating the 360° panorama at the top of the hill, the ruins of a medieval castle and the remains of old shops and stalls.

village d'Oppède le Vieux

You'll love strolling along the cobbled streets that wind through the village. You'll admire some superb, tastefully restored 15th and 16th century houses that exude charm.

A typical Provencal village

Oppède le Vieux Luberon

You can relax in the peaceful village square and gradually absorb the gentle atmosphere that reigns here. Many artists, writers and celebrities have been seduced by the beauty of the site and its well-preserved authentic character.

They have bought and restored some beautiful properties. If you love the charm of old stone, you too will no doubt fall in love with Oppède Le Vieux.

Our map of Oppède le Vieux (84580)

To find your way around the village of Oppède le Vieux, you can use our interactive map which you will find on this page. We have included our recommendations for accommodation so that you can locate them before booking your stay in Oppède le Vieux.

The market in Oppède le Vieux

The market in Oppède le Vieux is a must, taking place every Saturday morning in the Provencal atmosphere of the village. It's a real treat for the eyes and the taste buds, and an opportunity to stock up on local produce and stroll around this beautiful Luberon village.

A good restaurant?

Le petit café des Jeanne" is the restaurant we recommend in Oppède le Vieux for its location and atmosphere. You'll feel like you're on holiday! A little more upmarket, you can also enjoy the bistronomic cuisine at "Chanut".

Many walks

There are many walks that start or finish in Oppède le Vieux, which is an ideal holiday destination for walkers. We recommend the "Vallon de Cambrès" if you are an experienced walker. It's magnificent, but there are a few vertiginous sections. Avoid it if the weather is or has been rainy, as it could be dangerous. For novice hikers, take the "Oppède discovery trail", which goes around and through the village.

What to see

Ruins of the feudal chateau. 12th century church.
Collégiale Notre Dame.
Ancient washing places.
Renaissance and medieval houses.

Leisure activities

Hiking and mountain biking (mountain bike hire and guided routes).
Tennis, sports stadium and cultural festivals.
Arts and crafts

Bed and breakfast

La Buissonnière
Oppède le Vieux (Luberon) | Apt : 17 km - Avignon : 35 km

3 bed & breakfast in a refined and warm atmosphere with independent access in a eco friendly 17th C. house, sunny garden with small larch sw.pool, right in the center, but in an absolute calm. Luxury bedding. Organic breakfast.

105€ - 145€

Holiday rentals

La Buissonnière
Oppède le Vieux (Luberon) | Apt : 17 km - Avignon : 35 km

Beautiful 17th century house renovated by an architect, 210m², sleeps 7, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms + WC, several lounges, kitchen, garden, small sw.pool larch basin, barbecue, in the heart of the village, absolute calm. Wifi.

1900€ - 2500€


Bed and breakfast.
Vacation rentals.


Maubec (3 km), Ménerbes (4 km) et Robion (6 km).

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