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Top Choice Spring in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

La Fontaine de Vaucluse

Beneath the limestone cliffs an easy 1km walk from the village, the magical spring after which the village is named gushes forth at an incredible rate – more than 90 cu metres per second, making it France's largest …
Perfumery in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Maison de la Rose

The façade of this eye-catching hôtel particulier dating from 1900 is pure romance. Sitting pretty in pink on the left as you walk from the car park to the village centre, the mansion's exquisitely sculpted floral f…
Brasserie in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Pétrarque et Laure

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse’s restaurants tend towards the touristique; this one is no exception, but it manages to serve reasonably priced, good-quality food (try the local trout) on a wonderful tree-shaded terrace beside…
Museum in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Musée d’Histoire Jean Garcin: 1939–1945

A small museum exploring the harsh realities of life in occupied France during WWII.