Pernes les Fontaines

The Vaucluse Departement - Population : 10,069 inh.

puce Between Isle sur la Sorgue (11km) and Carpentras (6km) on the D938.

Pernes les Fontaines, town's gate
Located between Carpentras and Isle sur la Sorgue, Pernes les Fontaines as its name suggests is the fountain town...

More than 40 ancient fountains can be found in the village, which took its characteristic title in 1936. Mossy, sculptured, massive, or more discrete the fountains were installed from the second half of the XVIIIth century...



Pernes les Fontaines, fountain
Hence a large selection of styles can be found which will please connoisseurs of this genre. The most famous are the so called "Gigot" next to the Ferrande tower and the Cormoran next to the covered market.

The trail which takes you past the 40 little wonders is an excellent excuse to discover the heritage and other charms of the village of Pernes les Fontaines always accompanied by the gentle murmur of water in the background.


Pernes les Fontaines, old house


You'll pass by some beautiful Town Houses from the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries, Notre Dame gateway, remains of the ramparts, the dungeon of the ancient "chateau des Comtes de Toulouse" (ruins), the XVIIth. covered market.




Pernes les Fontaines, church


Take a while to visit the Ferrande Tower from the XIIIth. There are some wonderful frescoes from the same period and a pretty museum of Comtadin costumes with lace, dresses and other ancient linen and fabrics.




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puce What to see:

The 40 fountain trail.
XVth fortified gateway.
Ferrande Tower and medieval frescoes, XIIIrd century
XIth N.D de Nazareth Church. XVIIth covered markets.
XIth Clock Tower.
Museum of Comtadin costumes.

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puce Leisure activities:

Hiking and Cycling.
Swimming Pool. Tennis. Fishing.
Horse Riding.
Seasonal Events.

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Bed and breakfast

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- Avignon : 12 km
115 € - 170 €
La Nesquière
- Avignon : 12 km
Bed & breakfast - 5 charming guest rooms incl 2 family suites
Authentic country house - Swimming pool - Table d'hôtes
Swimming poolRestaurant or mealsWiFi or Internet accessParking or garagePets accepted under conditionsGolf nearbyHorseback ridingOpen all year round
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115 € - 170 €

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Holiday rentals

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- - Avignon : 12 km
1085 € - 2450 €
La  NESQUIERE
- Avignon : 12 km
2 holiday rentals for 2 to 8 persons in an authentic mas
swimming pool - Table d'hôtes (+ bed & breakfast)
Swimming poolRestaurantParking or garagePets accepted under conditionsGolf nearbyHorseback riding
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1085 € - 2450 €

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455 € - 1652 €
Camping Les Fontaines *****
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In a peaceful setting of 3.5 ha, chalet rentals & mobile homes new for the most part, perfectly equipped and air-conditioned. Heated pool, water game area aquatic slide, entertainment, restaurant, free wifi. Mont Ventoux view
Swimming poolRestaurantAir conditionedWifi or Internet accessParking or garage
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455 € - 1652 €

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Campings

Camping Les Fontaines
Camping in a peaceful setting of 3.5 ha, chalet rentals & mobile homes new for the most part, perfectly equipped & air-conditioned. Heated pool, water game area aquatic slide, entertainment, restaurant, wifi. Mont Ventoux view
Cottages - mobile homes rentingCamping cars welcomeAqua ParkHeated Swiming poolKid ClubGrocery storeEntertainmentRestaurantWIFI
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92 Number of plots/38 Number of mobile homes

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puce Accommodation:


Hotels.
Bed and breakfast.
Vacation rentals.
Campings.

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

La Roque sur Pernes (5km), Saint Didier (5km), Venasque (9km) and Le Beaucet (9km).



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