Discover the region
Between the sea and the mountain

In the center of the golden triangle

Tarascon is a superb gateway to discovering all of Provence. In less than an hour's drive, you can be in an authentic Provençal village or on a fine sandy beach. Between the sea and the mountains, Tarascon is ideally located in the golden triangle: Avignon, Nîmes and Arles.

The city of Tarascon

During your getaway to the Hôtel des Artistes, take the opportunity to discover Tarascon with its castle, the Saint-Gabriel Chapel, the Souleiado Museum and its recently renovated Italian theatre. Tarascon is a pleasant and typical village of Provence.

The Baux de Provence Without forgetting the Carrières de Lumières

Take a detour to the village of Les Baux-de-Provence! You will discover its castle, its museum of santons and its Saint-Vincent church. Do not miss to go through the Carrières de Lumières which offers you an immersive show, of sound and light.

Breathe the air of Provence The Montagnette and the Alpilles

From the Saint-Gabriel Chapel in Tarascon or from the surrounding villages, many hikes and walks start to allow you to discover the Montagnette and the Alpilles. Choose one suited to your level and your desire to get away from it all and set off for a day or half a day to conquer this beautiful region. Garrigue, lavender, olive trees, pines, oaks and cypresses will shape the landscape.

Bits of history The surrounding villages

A few minutes' drive will suffice to reach some of the most beautiful villages in Provence. We advise you to make a passage through Beaucaire which will charm you with its Old Mas and its troglodyte abbey, the church of Saint-Ronan de Locronan, but also by Fontvieille and its Abbey of Montmajour. End your tour with a visit to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, where you will discover the Antiques, the Estrine Museum, the Alpilles Museum, Saint-Paul-de-Mausole and part of the history of Van Gogh.

Have fun and learn more Family activities

Provence has no shortage of activities to do with family or friends. We suggest you go through the Spirou Park in Monteux, the Luberon Lavender Museum in Cabrières-d'Avignon, the Thouzon Caves, the Cosquer Cave in Marseille, the Crocodile Farm in Pierrelatte and the Vélorail des Alpilles from Fontvieille.

Explore the region from the Rhône The walks on the water

Water is omnipresent in the region. By preferring our 3-star boutique hotel in Tarascon, you will be staying a few steps from the banks of the Rhône. For a unique experience, we will show you some walks and quiet places to picnic by the water. One of the flagship activities of the region is in Avignon and offers you to take a cruise on the Rhône thanks to the Compagnie des Grands Bateaux de Provence .

"The City of the Popes" Avignon

In thirty minutes by car, you will be in the heart of Avignon. Park and explore the center of Avignon on foot. We invite you to start your visit with the Pont Saint-Bénézet, more commonly known as the "Pont d'Avignon". Go through one of the city gates, surrounded by the ramparts, and discover its treasures: the Place Pie, the Rocher des Doms, the Saint-Martial Chapel, the Petit Palais museum, the Lambert Collection and many others.

The ancient city Arles

About fifteen kilometers separate you from the entrance to the city of Arles. The largest city in France, by its area, offers countless monuments and spaces to visit. We particularly suggest that you take a tour of the Arènes d'Arles, the Théâtre Antique, the Alyscamps, the Departmental Museum of Antique Arles, the Cryptoportiques, the church and cloister of Saint-Trophime and the thermal baths of Constantine.

"French Rome" Nimes

From our charming hotel in Tarascon, easily reach Nîmes. This charming town will seduce you with its arenas, the Maison Carrée, the Jardins de la Fontaine, the Tour Magne and its central halls. After your visit to Nîmes, we advise you to make a detour via Uzès, City of Art and History, and the Pont-du-Gard, a superb building dating from the 1st century AD.