The village of Aubignan is ideally located in the heart of Provence, between Mont Ventoux and Dentelles. Near Carpentras, 20 km from Orange and 30 km from Avignon, its inhabitants enjoy both the quiet of the countryside, a privileged lifestyle and the proximity of the city.
Fortifications. Protection against mercenaries, built in the 14th century.
The canal of Carpentras. 66 km of water main irrigate 26,000 ha of farmland.
The gate nine.
The fountain and laundry. Rebuilt in 1881.
The parish church of Romanesque style, dedicated to 1090.
Mid-March: AubiZ'art, art fair in the multipurpose room.
The last Saturday of July Aubi'Nocturne, market arts and crafts at night, outdoors.
The Sunday before Christmas: Christmas Market in the multipurpose room.
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Aubignan is located 5 km from Carpentras, 3 km from Beaumes-de-Venise, 25 km from Orange and 28 km from Avignon.
A first circuit you will discover not only the vineyards but also charming villages often perched Beaumes-de-Venise, Vacqueyras, Gigondas, Sablet, Séguret, Vaison-la-Romaine, Crestet then return by road Laces of Montmirail through Suzette, Lafare, La Roque-Alric.
Another route takes in the mountains and fields of lavender: Le Barroux and its beautiful castle, Malaucčne offers easy access to Mont Ventoux. At about 1400 m you reach the ski resort of Mont Serein. In descending from the summit of Mont Ventoux, you will head to Sault. By the way, you have crossed the second ski resort "Chalet Reynard" and then return to Carpentras using the road Nesque with its beautiful vistas.
A circuit starting south you will discover Carpentras, Pernes-les-Fontaines, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Fontaine de Vaucluse, reassemble by Gordes, Abbey Sénanque Venasque, Carpentras.
For lovers of old stones: Avignon, Villeneuve-lès-Avignon, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Orange, Vaison-la-Romaine.
Many walks or mountain biking are listed. Possibility of climbing, rafting, karting, horse riding ...