Mont VentouxVaucluse, southern France.
Mount Ventoux covers 5 towns:
- The Mont Ventoux is a small mountain (1 912 meters high) between Massif des Baronnies and Monts du Vaucluse area. Places nearby produce excellent wine (such as the muscat of Beaumes-de-Venise). It is mostly famous for its ascension on bicycle during the famous bike race, the Tour de France, and one of the mythical places on the Tour. Many hiking trails (GR4 and GR9) pass through or nearby, making it a hiker's paradise.
Sainte-Croix ChapelHighest chapel of Vaucluse, nearby the summit
Tom Simpson memorial
Source du Groseausource of the river Groseau, fresh drinking water available all year long, picnic area
phone: +33 4 90 63 42 02Alpine skiing : 12 km of trails • Cross-country skiing : 7 km of slopes • Snowshoeing : 8 km of tracks
Chalet Reynard skiing stationSkiing station in winter, bike park in summer