Located in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of Pilat, the beautiful village of Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez is a unique example in France of a monastery transformed into a village to the Revolution. Behind imposing fortified walls are charming houses spread over two seats. These two parts are joined by a very long corridor doing street office. The interior of this former monastery, surprising spaces are to be discovered through the tour. A stone tunnel allows you to leave the confines of the village and leading to the creek that runs all. Today, the village and its walls are marked by the exceptional history of the place.
The information point provides a range of local produce, crafts and the famous liqueur Carthusian fathers. Nearby, a farm you will find excellent cheeses and farm products.
The greenery of the park is ideal for walks and hikes.