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Lagnes

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vaucluse

Lagnes is a common Provence located on the southwestern tip of the mountains of Vaucluse. To the west of the country, the plain of the Sorgue ( edge ). To the east and north hills ( mountains of Vaucluse) scrubland, oaks and pines. And near the famous Luberon. Its population is about 1700 inhabitants.

The village is since 2008 part of 77 member municipalities in the Regional Natural Park of Luberon.

Lagnes stands placed in floor at the foot of the rock SCEP. The village is dominated by a 13th century castle ( rebuilt in the 16th and seventeenth ) which gives a very medieval atmosphere to the town. Do not hesitate to climb to the top of the village, you will have a really great view of the entire region of Luberon, the Alpilles and even with a bit of luck, the weather is clear, you can see the Cevennes...

In the village, you will stroll with pleasure in its narrow streets lined with old houses with flowers and giving a lot of charm to the village. You will pass the mansions of the 16th and 17th centuries as well as in some walkways. The town is located in a cultural and artistic hub.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLagnes
Postcode84800
Tourism label
Latitude43.8939790 (N 43° 53’ 38”)
Longitude5.1146280 (E 5° 6’ 53”)
AltitudeFrom 64m to 622m
Surface area16.93 km²
Population1699 inhabitants
Density100 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAvignon (29 km, 37 min)
Insee code84062
IntercommunalityCC du Coustellet
DepartmentVaucluse
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Nearest cities & towns

Cabrières-d'Avignon4.3 km (7 min)
Fontaine-de-Vaucluse5.3 km (9 min)
Saumane-de-Vaucluse6.1 km (12 min)
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue7.6 km (11 min)
Maubec8.4 km (15 min)
Cavaillon10 km (14 min)
Robion10.4 km (13 min)
Taillades10.7 km (17 min)
Saint-Pantaléon11.4 km (16 min)
Beaumettes11.6 km (14 min)
Oppède12.1 km (22 min)
Gordes12.3 km (19 min)
Le Thor12.4 km (17 min)
Velleron12.4 km (16 min)

Weather

Thursday 5 march
Min. 1°C - Max. 8°C
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Friday 6 march
Min. -6°C - Max. 8°C
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Saturday 7 march
Min. -8°C - Max. 9°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 (9.8 km)
Lavender distillery in Provence
Crafts0 € to 5 € Apt (22 km)
Paintball by the Lubéron
Sports sensations20 € to 35 € La Roque-d'Anthéron (23 km)
Tour and tasting at Les Béates wine estate
Local flavours0 € to 10 € Lambesc (29 km)
Tour and tasting at the Calavon Castle
Local flavoursFreeLambesc (29 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Beaumes Rouges Path
HikeEasy2h30Fontaine-de-Vaucluse (3.3 km)
From the Spring to the Venice of Provence
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (5.1 km)
Source of the Boulon, Baude Rocks
HikeIntermediate3h00Robion (5.4 km)
Robion - Maubec
HikeIntermediate3h00Robion (5.4 km)
Around the Comtat Venaissin
Village visitEasy2h00La Roque-sur-Pernes (9.4 km)

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