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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A stunning, picturesque village, a photographer’s dream with the river running through the centre. Plenty of shops, but mainly of the tourist variety, and a good selection of cafes and restaurants. You have to take the walk up to the source of the river visiting...More

1  Thank selbysmith
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cycling through the adjacent town, I recognized the spring passing under the road bridge and had the good sense to stop. Here's why you should, too. Formed by a natural spring that is vigorous enough to generate rapids, the water of the Fontaine de Vaucluse...More

Thank doctorbobster
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing natural scenery! Could not get enough of the cascading river! Town is nice, but the water is the main attraction. Make sure to take the short hike to the source; worth every step!

Thank Lwethl
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit here- the last was 20 years ago . There is an abyss up in the hills above the main centre where water wells up from underground and spills into the river below . Last visit , the abyss ( aka...More

Thank Fran C
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A very unique geological feature and one that isn’t seen commonly. The fountain to this has so many mysteries surrounding its origins & sources. The fountain is set amidst stunning and well preserved natural scenery with greens of the sub tropical vegetation dominating the landscape...More

Thank Neofelis
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We visited La Fontaine de Vaucluse during our recent trip to France. We spent part of a lovely fall afternoon walking up the river to the cave. It is very low at this time of year with no water flowing down part of the river....More

Thank Moondoggie317
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is the source of the river Sorge. . The roundabout reveals the water well And the air is full of freshness. It is absolutely wonderful. Only four km from L’isle du Sorge, the quaint town, with water canals and flowers. Here are a few...More

Thank DANIELLA107
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited at the end of September. Having seen that the spring itself is very low right now, we weren't expecting much but instead we found a really wonderful little french town with a beautiful river and an enjoyable little walk up to the spring....More

Thank rb76
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Saw quite a lot of tourists but it shows the natural sides of Provence, France. Not too many souvenirs shops nor restaurants. Great place to spend a quiet Sunday afternoon beside the lake.

1  Thank Gracesstevens2003
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Easy enough to find and this village has everything you could wish for. Boutique shops to tempt you and the wares were not at expensive prices either. Wandering up the hill you can get wonderful views of the place and the water wheel at the...More

Thank Sandy R
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