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Crillon-le-Brave - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vaucluse

Geographical information

Latitude44.1183050 (N 44° 7’ 6”)
Longitude5.1435069 (E 5° 8’ 37”)
AltitudeFrom 208m to 443m
Surface area7.63 km²
Population475 inhabitants
Density62 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAvignon (37 km, 45 min)
Insee code84041
IntercommunalityCA Ventoux-Comtat-Venaissin
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Pierre-de-Vassols3 km (5 min)
Modène4.2 km (7 min)
Bédoin4.3 km (8 min)
Caromb6.4 km (12 min)
Mazan8.2 km (14 min)
Saint-Hippolyte-le-Graveyron9.3 km (17 min)
Mormoiron9.5 km (14 min)
Le Barroux10.7 km (17 min)
Flassan11.1 km (17 min)
Carpentras12.6 km (16 min)
Malemort-du-Comtat13.4 km (22 min)
Beaumes-de-Venise14.4 km (26 min)
Blauvac14.6 km (23 min)
Villes-sur-Auzon14.9 km (21 min)

Events and festivities

Crillon-le-Brave potter market in August.

An opportunity to spend a pleasant and festive moment, to discover a perched village leaning against the Ventoux and enter the world of earth, clay and ocher, a colorful craftsmanship, originality and quality.

30 potters in the region and elsewhere amaze with their creativity and variety of their work, combining tradition and modernity. All working for the radiation of the creation of ceramic, they present as works of design.

All the techniques are represented, stoneware, porcelain, raku, earthenware and glazed earthenware, available in sculpture, tableware, jewelry and decorative items for the home.

Each potter illustrate one of his finest pieces exposure on a theme. The public will be invited to choose one of them. And the selected piece will be assigned to one of the voting by lot. In addition, the City Council will award the prize for best stand.

All day: a land workshop will be free of charge to children and greatest opportunity to become acquainted with this fabulous material that is clay.

shooting demonstration (public participation).

Location: Town Hall Square. Car park. Restoration.


Village of Crillon-le-Brave
Village of Crillon-le-Brave
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Pottery Market of Crillon-le-Brave
Pottery Market of Crillon-le-Brave
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Pottery Market of Crillon-le-Brave
Pottery Market of Crillon-le-Brave
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Pottery Market Poster from Crillon-le-Brave 2017
Pottery Market Poster from Crillon-le-Brave 2017
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Thursday 19 october
Min. 13°C - Max. 25°C
Friday 20 october
Min. 12°C - Max. 24°C
Saturday 21 october
Min. 11°C - Max. 25°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour of a lavender distillery
Local flavoursFreeSault (20 km)
Visit a lavender distillery
Local flavoursFreeSault (21 km)
Discovery hike in Provence
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 25 € Sault (21 km)
Hike around Rocheville winery and olive oil farm
Nature and the great outdoorsFreeNyons (28 km)
Two-seat paraglider flight in Provençale Drôme
Sports sensations70 € to 120 € Mévouillon (29 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dentelles de Montmirail Massif
HikeEasy2h00Gigondas (12 km)
"Terrasses du Ventoux"
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h45Méthamis (13.2 km)
Fountains of Pernes
Village visitEasy2h00Pernes-les-Fontaines (15 km)
Around the Comtat Venaissin
Village visitEasy2h00La Roque-sur-Pernes (15.8 km)
Lavender Path
HikeEasy1h40Sault (21 km)


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