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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Caumont-sur-Durance
Insee code84034
AltitudeFrom 39 to 134 meters
Surface18.23 km²
Population4726 inhabitants
Density259 inhabitants/km²


Chief townAvignon (at 14.5 km, 23 min)Cabannes at 3.7 km
DepartmentVaucluseNoves at 3.8 km
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurSearch another town


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Located just off the A7 motorway "Avignon Sud", Caumont-sur-Durance is the first village in the Luberon and nearby Avignon.

The Charterhouse of Bonpas dominates the ford on the Durance, true strategic roads crossing North South East West and the former using public via domitia.


You can browse the history of Caumont since the earliest times by visiting the Roman garden and pond, unique archaeological jewel in France.

In the immediate vicinity you can also visit the listed site of the Saint Symphorien Romanesque of great architectural purity.

The heart of the village surrounded by ramparts you insight into the life of Provence with its narrow streets, its doors, its church and its chapels, all in a landscape of hills and olive groves.

The Charterhouse of Bonpas and listed chapel will be an opportunity for you to enter a first discovery of Provence and its riches.

In addition to these visits, Caumont to discover the flora of Provence along a path on a nature trail that starts at the Monument to the Deportation near the Roman garden and climbing over a hill village where you can admire a panorama that the Alpilles Ventoux, through the mountains of Vaucluse and the Luberon, we plunged into the Mediterranean landscape cherished.

Caumont allows holidaymakers to play tennis and have fun on a skate park.

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MonumentsCharterhouse of Bonpas


The summer is punctuated by events such as "jazz in the street" in July, organ concerts in the Festival d'Avignon, which takes place every year in July, not to mention the antique fair from May 1, and votive festival of St Symphorien in August and that of the girl in September.


Luberon, protected territory, is one of the most magical land of Provence. Protected on the north by the massif, bathed in the south by the Durance, South Luberon, located 25 minutes from Aix-en-Provence and 55 minutes from Avignon, offers visitors unparalleled sites.

The country of Sorgues over water: Fontaine de Vaucluse (resurgence of Fontaine de Vaucluse), L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (antique) and Le Thor.

Thouzon caves.

Avignon: Papal Palace, the famous bridge of Avignon, city walls, museums, the Avignon Festival in July.

Alpilles, Saint Remy de Provence and Les Baux de Provence.

The Mill of Alphonse Daudet in Fontvieille.

The village of Roussillon with its ocher and all its colors.

The village of Gordes, the Bories and Abbey Sénanque.

The village of Lourmarin.

The Laces of Montmirail: its peaks and its vineyards.

Mont Ventoux and the two sides.

Orange: the ancient theater and its triumphal arch.

Arles and its arenas.

The Camargue with its fauna and its herds.

The Pont du Gard.

Nîmes: its Roman arena and Maison Carree.

The Wine Road: Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, Tavel.


Canoeing on the river that flows from the Fountain of Vaucluse.

Hiking in the Luberon Regional Nature Park.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Cycle, mountain bike, tandem and electric bike hireNature and the outdoors22 €Velleron (10 km)
3-hole golf course with restaurantNature and the outdoorsFrom 2 € to 40 €Robion (14.5 km)

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Min. 7°C - Max. 15°C
Friday 25 April
Min. 10°C - Max. 13°C
Saturday 26 April
Min. 9°C - Max. 17°C


French cuisine restaurantAuberge de Noves  
This former manor house of the nineteenth century lies in the heart of an area of ​​twenty hectares on the outskirts of Avignon. L'Auberge lives to the rhythm of the seasons. In winter,...
Located 3.8 km from Caumont-sur-Durance79 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Avignon Sud  
Welcome to the Campanile Avignon, a city famous for its festival where tourists mingle with the artists. The hotel welcomes you in a warm atmosphere and offers an interior with more...
Located 6.2 km from Caumont-sur-Durance19 € per person 
Provençal restaurantMas de Cure Bourse   SPECIAL OFFER
The Luberon - Any team Mas de Cure Bourse welcomes you in a former coaching inn of the eighteenth century, now a charming hotel. You are in the countryside surrounded by orchards, close...
Located 6.9 km from Caumont-sur-Durance32 € per person 

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Villa with 3 bedroomsChambre d'hôte climatisée en Provence    
Approved Gîtes de France Caumont Durance On a beautiful Provencal village with its Roman Garden, botanical trail near the Luberon Regional Park, near the antique shops in Isle-sur-la-Sorgue...
Located in Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 60 € to 70 € the double room 
Mas with 4 bedroomsVilla Mas St Jean  
Set in a 19th-century estate with a 6000 m² park, Mas St Jean features 2 Suites and 2 luxury rooms. Decorated with antique furniture and Provencal colours, the guest rooms all have...
Located 3.2 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 90 € to 155 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomChez jackie et jean-paul     NEW
Between avignon and saint-remy-de-provence, spend a relaxing time and visit our beautiful provence... !
Located 5 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 75 € to 80 € the double room 

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Farm for 4 personsL'Oustau de Famiho  
Conditioned cottage with pool located in a small Provençal village between Avignon and Isle sur la Sorgue. This furnished accommodation, rated 2 stars by the Prefecture in 2011 is on...
Located 3.9 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 380 € to 580 € per week 
Mas for 2 personsLe coin retro  
Le Thor
Part fully restored farmhouse, terraced with propriétaires. Entrée individual private property in the middle of a park and flowered 5000 m². Intérieur retro, you'll dive back into the...
Located 4.1 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 510 € to 710 € per week 
Pavillon for 4 personsBastide Rose   SPECIAL OFFER
Le Thor
Welcome to the Bastide Rose, a former mill on the Sorgue, friendly meeting in a remarkable setting where Cesne The Poppy Salinger and his family are proud to welcome you. A 17 km from...
Located 4.6 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 1500 € to 1950 € per week 

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164 places over 3 haCamping Airotel La Sorguette    
We wish you a very pleasant stay in our open-air hotel, a heaven of peace and nature, on the banks of the Sorgue River. At our Campsite « La Sorguette » you will find that comfort and...
Located 10.6 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 17.50 € to 22.30 € per day 
140 places over 3 haCamping Monplaisir    
The campground is located Monplaisir 800 m northwest of the town of Saint Remy de Provence, the heart of the Parc Naturel Régional des Alpilles in the heart of the Provence-Alpes-Côte...
Located 14.4 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 15.50 € to 27.60 € per day 
91 places over 2,5 haL'Art de Vivre    
Situated near to the banks of the River Rhone, high in the Vaucluse, neighbouring the Drome, the Gard. And the Ardeche, camping “L'Art de Vivre” have over 90 shaded enclosures on o...
Located 20 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceFrom 16.50 € to 21.50 € per day 

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Auberge de Bonpas - Hotel in Caumont-sur-DuranceAuberge de Bonpas     
Auberge de Bonpas is 12 km from the centre of Avignon and 2 km from Avignon - Caumont Airport. It offers an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a restaurant with a terrace. Parties...
Located 2.1 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceRoom from 84 €
Best Western Paradou Avignon - Hotel in Caumont-sur-DuranceBest Western Paradou Avignon     
Best Western Paradou Avignon is set on open acres of natural space. It offers guestrooms with a private terrace overlooking the swimming pool or garden. All of the rooms are soundproofed...
Located 4 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceRoom from 57 €
Auberge De Noves Domaine Du Deves - Hotel in Caumont-sur-DuranceAuberge De Noves Domaine Du Deves     
Located in Noves, in 20-acres parkland, this guest house has a heated outdoor pool, tennis courts, and individually decorated rooms with Provencal style and antique furnishings. Each...
Located 5 km from Caumont-sur-DuranceRoom from 175 €

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Résidence Les Cordeliers
This residence is located in the historic centre of Avignon, a 5-minute walk from the Avignon Central Railway Station. It offers self-catering studios...
Apart'Hotel Sainte-Marthe
Ideally located opposite the Université Sainte Marthe, just 10-minute walking from the Palais des Papes and the historical...
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