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Crillon-le-Brave

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Geographical information

MunicipalityCrillon-le-Brave
Postcode84410
Latitude44.1183050 (N 44° 7’ 6”)
Longitude5.1435069 (E 5° 8’ 37”)
AltitudeFrom 208m to 443m
Surface area7.63 km²
Population453 inhabitants
Density59 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAvignon (37 km, 45 min)
Insee code84041
IntercommunalityCA Ventoux Comtat Venaissin
DepartmentVaucluse
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Pierre-de-Vassols3 km (5 min)
Modène4.2 km (7 min)
Bédoin4.3 km (8 min)
Caromb6.4 km (12 min)
Mazan8.2 km (14 min)
Saint-Hippolyte-le-Graveyron9.3 km (17 min)
Mormoiron9.5 km (14 min)
Le Barroux10.7 km (17 min)
Flassan11.1 km (17 min)
Carpentras12.6 km (16 min)
Malemort-du-Comtat13.4 km (22 min)
Beaumes-de-Venise14.4 km (26 min)
Blauvac14.6 km (23 min)

Events and festivities

Crillon-le-Brave potter market in August. Crillon-le-Brave hosted in 2014 the first market of potters organized under the aegis of the Terres de Provence association with the support of the town hall. 35 potters of the region, but also Rhône-Alpes and Languedoc amaze you with their creativity and variety of their work. All working for the radiation of the creation of ceramic, they present as works of their design. All the techniques are represented, stoneware, porcelain, raku, earthenware and glazed earthenware, available in sculpture, tableware, jewelry and decorative items for the home. In order to honor the statue of the brave Crillon that sits on the square, a sumptuous table will be set each potter illustrate one of his finest pieces. The public will be invited to choose one that will be winning. The play will be assigned to one of the voting by lot. A workshop will land free of charge to children and larger to allow them to become familiar with this fabulous material that is clay. They will be able to participate in the realization of an ephemeral collective work. Educational signs will be placed at the entrance of the market for enthusiasts who want to learn about the many facets of ceramics. Free admission. Town Hall Square. Parking. Restoration.

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Potter market Crillon-le-Brave
Potter market Crillon-le-Brave
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Weather

Tuesday 31 march
Min. 13°C - Max. 22°C
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Wednesday 1 april
Min. 10°C - Max. 16°C
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Thursday 2 april
Min. 9°C - Max. 15°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Cycle, mountain bike, tandem and electric bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors22 € Velleron (19.9 km)
Visit a lavender distillery
Local flavoursFreeSault (21 km)
Discovery hike in Provence
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 25 € Sault (21 km)
Two-seat paraglider flight in Provençale Drôme
Sports sensations70 € to 120 € Mévouillon (29 km)
Lavender distillery in Provence
Crafts0 € to 5 € Apt (34 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dentelles de Montmirail Massif
HikeEasy2h00Gigondas (12 km)
"Terrasses du Ventoux"
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h45Méthamis (13.2 km)
Fountains of Pernes
Village visitEasy2h00Pernes-les-Fontaines (15 km)
Around the Comtat Venaissin
Village visitEasy2h00La Roque-sur-Pernes (15.8 km)
Lavender Path
HikeEasy1h40Sault (21 km)

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