La Provence, heaven on earth
“La Provence” is appreciated for the beauty of its landscapes and the quality of its “art de vivre”.
Azure sky, natural landscapes and great historical heritage, cicadas, lavender fragrance and hilltop villages are all assets that make
Provence a dreamt destination ... But the heart of Provence is in the hills that bind the Mediterrean sea to the Alps. Where the people speak French with a proveçal accent, gather around a generous and delicious table and always tkae time to have a chat... this is the atmosphere You'll find around “La Vieille Poste” in La Verdière.
The Authenticity of La Verdière and its surroundings
La Verdière is a charming village in “Provence Verte”, dominated by its castle of the tenth century. La Verdière is part of the natural regional park of Verdon which is around the deepest Canyon in Europe. This corner of Provence offers an infinity off landscapes ... , the colors of lavender, wheat, olive trees and sunflowers. The Esparron and St. Croix liakes with their bright turquoise reflections, offer you all water activities. During your outings you will pass through villages off undeniable charm. You will discover colorful markets, lavender honey, olive oil and wines of Côtes de Provence .... You will enjoy our crafts such as pottery of Moustiers Ste Marie. At Gréoux, you may enjoy spa treatments. Many festivals punctuate the summer season ....
“Les Gorges du Verdon and lakes “
The Gorges du Verdon is a unique canyon and is one of the major tourist attractions of Provence. This immense and magnificent canyon is resulting from the erosion of the Verdon River and now stands in gigantic limestone cliffs. In the midst of protected flora and fauna in natural areas, they views are unforgettable. Sentinel villages nestled at the Lake St. Croix is the largest of the lakes of the Verdon is at a half hour drive from La Verdière. Lake Esparron is at 20 minutes and offers swimming, canoeing, kayaking or sailing in a beautiful setting.
It's a must to visit one of our colourful markets. Provençal markets are lively and picturesque. People serve you with a smile and you can buy the specialities and discover the art of living in Provence. Each day of the week you can discover another market in villages around “La Vieille Poste”.
Aix-en-Provence with it's proud historical center and pedestrian shopping center is at 50 minutes.
Cassis, the Calanques, Saint Tropez and The Côte d'Azur are at a good hour drive.
The Luberon is also a good destination for a day trip.