3 km from Jonquières, 6 km from Bédarrides, 10 km from Sarrians, Orange, Travaillan, 12 km from Vacqueyras
Altitude : 56 m
Nombre d'habitants : 3979
Courthézon is located between Carpentras and l'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue; built in a circular shape, and surrounded by a boulevard, Courthézon lies in the beautiful fertile Ouvèze plain, an area where vines and smallholdings stretch out side by side. Renowned as the 'village of furniture', Courthézon's many furniture manufacturers and craftsmen will be delighted to share their passion and know-how with you. It is also one of the very rare villages to boast four castles, testimony to the prestige of its past. As you meander through Courthézon's narrow streets you will admire a number of superb ancient stone residences.
What to see, what to visit: late 15th century remodelled church, neo-Gothic burial chapel of the castle of Causans, the oratory of the Sacré-Cœur from 1876, the oratory of Saint-Damien (1888), the 18th century castle of Malijay, the 16th century castle of Beauregard (remodelled in the 17th and 19th centuries), the attractive 19th century bridge, by the castle of Beauregard…
Recommended activities: walking, mountain biking, cyclo-touring.
Un hotel luberon, un camping provence, vacances paques en provence, un gite camargue, une location cote d'azur, ou une chambre d'hotes alpilles et en Ardèche : toutes les meilleures adresses grâce à nos portails.