A RURAL RETREAT WITH ACCESS TO LOCAL AMENITIES
The Luberon region is about 60 kms east of Arles and 40 kms from Avignon and a similar distance north of Aix-en-Provence and falls in to two departments, the Vaucluse to the west and the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence to the east. Le Grand Banc sits with feet in both departments.
There are numerous gites and hotels locally to cope with any overflow and additional accommodation. There are restaurants, bars, banks, post office, supermarket, doctor, chemist, hardware shop, butcher & baker, gas station all within 20 minutes drive.
Plus in the nearby Gorges du Verdon and Lac de Sainte-Croix (the largest reservoir in France,) you have all the aquatic treats and toys you would expect to find in the Med or the Aegean.
Looking for something a little more challenging, then you can cycle Mt Ventoux, which is located 30 kms from LGB.
Airports and Train Stations:
- Marseille airport 1hr 40 minutes
- Avignon airport and train station 1hr 30 minutes
- Aix TGV 1hr 20 minutes
- Nice 3 hrs.