Rising above it all...

Rising above it all...

Rise above it all...

Complete a treetop obstacle course, scale the cliff-faces of the Dentelles de Montmirail or fly over Mont Ventoux in a paraglider: the region offers a wide range of activities for fans of outdoor pursuits.

Paragliding - Mont Ventoux

Ventoux Parapente

Take off in a two-seater paraglider from the summit of Mont Ventoux!

Whether you’re a complete novice or want to practise a sport you're already familiar with, there should be something to keep you happy. There are also the "sensation" and "piou-piou" packages for kids.

Climbing sites

Looking for somewhere to go climbing close to Mont Ventoux?

The Maupas quarry towards Beaumont-du-Ventoux, La Combe Obscure in Bédoin, La Concession close to Venasque, Les Trois-Rivières near Entrechaux...

Find out more here: website grimper.com climbing Vaucluse

Climb to new heights with the safety of an instructor, with Ventoux vertical : climbing, abseiling, via ferrata, canyoning and more.

"Accro-branches" treetop obstacle course

2 great places to try::

  • website Ventoux Aventure  at the edge of Salettes man-made lake in Mormoiron; in the shade of huge pine trees and in the ochre fields; a vast site with several courses varying in difficulty, suitable for young children (aged 3 and over) and adults alike (with one course taking 2-3 hours!)
  • Station du Mont Serein, the summer resort offers a multitude of outdoor activities, in the cool and overlooking a stunning panorama. There's even a treetop obstacle course for the kids.

Sky Diving

Who hasn’t dreamt of flying like a bird? Make the dream a reality with a skydive! Provence is the perfect place, with its azure blue sky and its breathtaking landscapes.

Booking and information at: website skydive-pujaut.com

Hot-air ballooning

As you leave Roussillon, soar over the village and the Luberon Regional Nature Park aboard a hot-air balloon where spectacular panoramic views await. Wonder at the most beautiful perched villages in Provence, Mont Ventoux and the Vaucluse hills, fields of lavender and sunflowers...

Find out more here: www.montgolfiere-luberon.com

Holiday rentals nearby

Provence family holiday home with heated pool and large garden

Beautiful 5-bedroom holiday rental villa with private pool - pet friendly

Holiday home with private pool, air-conditioning and view on Mt Ventoux

Holiday home with private pool in Bedoin, Mont Ventoux - Dogs allowed

Our other activities

Cycling and mountain biking

Whether you are very sporty road bike enthusiasts or mountain-biking fans, or simply like to roam the roads crossing the Provençal countryside, the Mont Ventoux region is ideal for cycling...

Le Mont Ventoux

Standing at 1912 metres high, Mont Ventoux dominates the Provençal landscape, hence its nickname "The Giant of Provence". Here are just a few ideas of trips and activities around Mont Ventoux...