At the foot of Laces of Montmirail, well sheltered from the Mistral, crossed the river La Salette Beaumes-de-Venise, capital of Canton, Green Holiday Resort, site of Exceptional Taste is a charming village of Vaison in Vaucluse, very busy in summer Popular in winter for its mild climate.
Gourmet Specialties: Wines: Muscat des Papes, Cru red, Cotes du Rhone, Cotes du Ventoux, olive oil, grapes, melons, apricots.
Great parish church erected in college in 1507. Inside, presentation of a sound system and path crosses a chasuble given by Anne of Austria, mother of Louis XIV.
Three chapels: St Anne, St Roch and St Sebastian.
Remains of a medieval castle and ramparts that made Beaumes-de-Venise one of the most powerful bastions of the fortified Venaissin County Middle Ages.
Fountain of the 17th century masks (listed building).
Many caves (Ointments), excavated in the village and the hill, gave their name to the city: Beaumes de Venise (Comtat Venaissin) later became Beaumes-de-Venise. 1 km to the west, Our Lady of Aubune whose bell tower, historical monument, a jewel of Romanesque art from the 12th century, inspired the Doms Cathedral, adjacent to the Palais des Papes in Avignon. Located just above the chapel, the Devil's Stone, surrounded by a curious legend. On the hill to the north, the prehistoric caves Ambrosi, early Christian necropolis, ruins of the chapel of St Hilaire 6th century and the old castle Castellas. A 1 km east rock and cave with prehistoric Rocalinaud Eyguières.
Numerous hiking around Beaume-de-Venise and the magnificent site of Laces of Montmirail.
Guided tours in season.
Exhibitions and concerts.
Visits in the mill.
Municipal Library, the TRAC (Regional Theatre Cultural Animation).