Medium-sized town in the Drôme Provençale, Pierrelatte discovered without difficulty simply be guided between the Rhone Alps and the latitude of the birth of the olive tree mythical southern course with gentle and well- be generated by 2550 hours of sunshine per year, a sky blue generously through the combined action of the sun and the Mistral valiant value more than feared.
Legends: further in time, it is said that Gargantua, weary of his wanderings through France and limping, had sat a moment on the Mont Ventoux for a breather and get rid of a bad stone in his boot on which suffer horribly. Thus was born Pierrelatte, or at least its rock, small stone fell from a giant boot in the middle of a wide plain, unusual rock foundation stone of immense future achievements.
Pierrelatte welcomes you to its old center where you can visit:
The Chapel of the Penitents of the 12th century.
The Rock, the highlight of the city, wherein are many summer shows.
The Municipal Museum of Paleontology, Mineralogy, Archaeology and History, housed in a former 18th century prison.
The Street of Love, very narrow and typical villages of Provence from the 10th to the 14th century.
The remains of an old windmill.
At the center of the old city, clock tower and its colorful history, where you can enjoy in the old priory of local products. To see the listed facade and gargoyles with Jacques scallops.
The Crocodile Farm.
A Pierrelatte, you can also enjoy the water level of Pignedoré, the swimming stadium and the city park.