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Grillon

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vaucluse

Grillon - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vaucluse
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Grillon is in the enclave of the popes, part of Vaucluse (Grillon - Valréas - Richerenches - Visan) enclosed in the Drôme.

The gastronomic specialties are truffles melanin, the town is indeed in the Vaucluse region, close to the Drôme where the truffle is harvested much sought from November to February.

Geographical information

MunicipalityGrillon
Postcode84600
Latitude44.3950340 (N 44° 23’ 42”)
Longitude4.9291080 (E 4° 55’ 45”)
AltitudeFrom 154m to 248m
Surface area14.92 km²
Population1773 inhabitants
Density118 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAvignon (74 km, 1h05)
Insee code84053
IntercommunalityCC Enclave des Papes-Pays de Grignan
DepartmentVaucluse
RegionProvence

Nearest cities & towns

Colonzelle2.6 km (5 min)
Chamaret4.3 km (9 min)
Grignan4.4 km (9 min)
Richerenches4.4 km (6 min)
Valréas5.6 km (9 min)
Montségur-sur-Lauzon8.7 km (12 min)
La Baume-de-Transit9.2 km (11 min)
Salles-sous-Bois9.6 km (13 min)
Saint-Pantaléon-les-Vignes10.1 km (13 min)
Visan11 km (16 min)
Taulignan11 km (15 min)
Chantemerle-lès-Grignan11.3 km (15 min)
Solérieux11.9 km (17 min)

Things to see and do

The portfolio consists of Sainte-Agathe church and the old village of Vialle restored in the 80s.

Events and festivities

The fair Grillon the country in late May, with its inevitable flea market.

Photos

The Vialle - Grillon
The Vialle - Grillon
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The entrance of Vialle
The entrance of Vialle
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The house of the three arcs
The house of the three arcs
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The St. Agatha Church
The St. Agatha Church
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Elementary school
Elementary school
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The old village restored in the 80
The old village restored in the 80
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Colongin Place and its old wall
Colongin Place and its old wall
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The restored wall
The restored wall
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a small village house
a small village house
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Valréas with the Castle of Simiane and museum cardboard, 5 km.

Richerenches with the Commandery of Knights Templar. Richerenches is also renowned for its truffle market which is held every winter.

Grignan with its Renaissance castle.

Castle of Suze-la-Rousse.

one crocodile farm in Europe.

Montelimar nougat with its museum and candy.

Avignon with the Palace of the Popes.

Vaison-la-Romaine and its excavations.

Nyons and its olive oil deemed...

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Selection of outdoor sports
Sports sensations30 € Saint-Ferréol-Trente-Pas (25 km)
Chocolate museum and workshop
Local flavours0 € to 3 € Crest (38 km)
Discover the Ardèche Gorges by canoe
Nature and the great outdoors28 € to 155 € Vallon-Pont-d'Arc (43 km)
Visit a goat’s cheese farm
Local flavoursFreeSuze (43 km)
Visit to Lussas animal park
Entertainment5 € to 8 € Lussas (43 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
On the trail of the hermit
HikeIntermediate3h00Saint-Montan (25 km)
Dentelles de Montmirail Massif
HikeEasy2h00Gigondas (26 km)
Vaunaveys Crest
HikeEasy1h30Vaunaveys-la-Rochette (42 km)
Fountains of Pernes
Village visitEasy2h00Pernes-les-Fontaines (45 km)
Dolmens walk
HikeEasy2h30Barjac (47 km)

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