20 Nov Les Baux-de-Provence: a rural getaway in France
Les Baux-de-Provence is one of the most beautiful villages of France. This destination is one of the most visited places in the Provenza Alpes Cote d’Azur region and offers, apart from an old town with medieval architecture, some wonderful landscapes that will help you having a relaxing getaway.
Touristic attractions in Les Baux-de-Provence
This beautiful village is located in one of the most prestigious wine areas of France and offers visitors many wonderful wines that, added with the gastronomy, is one of the most attractive claims of this location.
Situated in the Regional Natural Park of the Alpilles, Baux has all the charm of the typical provencal villages, with its square, the narrow streets and the shadow terraces, the traditional shops, perfect for buying the typical products like the oil.
Baux also has many medieval buildings to visit, always interesting and with a lot of charm and history, like the Baux castle. This ville also counts with museums like the Yves Brayer or the Santones one.
Another great claim is the natural and landscape richness, with many activities to practice like hiking.
How to get there and accomodation
The best way to get to Baux is to fly to the Avignon airport, and take there a bus to the village.
Talking about accomodation, Baux and the Provencal nearby villages have many hostels and hotels to offer, located in many natural places and perfect for a relaxing getaway and also to practice outdoor sports.