Top things to do in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Top Choice Gastronomy in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Le Vivier

You couldn't really dream up a more romantic setting than at 'The Fishpond', with riverside tables shaded by weeping willows and overhanging oaks. But lovely as the location is, it's the Michelin-starred food that r…
Antiques in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Antiques Villages

If your manor house needs that perfect Louis XV chandelier, look no further. The former mills and factories along L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue's main road contain seven fascinating-to-explore antiques villages with 300-plus…
Cave in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Grottes de Thouzon

Following the course of a vanished underground river, this 230m-long cave was accidentally discovered in 1902 during mining works. Marvels include a mound of 5000-year-old bat poo, thousands of ‘macaroni’ stalactite…
Cafe in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Le Cafe du Village

After a spot of weekend browsing in the antique markets, this convivial cafe is where everyone heads for a no-fuss lunch packed with French flavours. The food is hearty and unpretentious (steaks, grilled fish, confi…
Bistro in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Au Chineur

The best of the roll-call of bistros lining the canals, this quintessentially French bistro is a perfect place for lunch, complete with the checked tablecloths, chalkboard menus and classic dishes you'd expect to fi…
Gastronomy in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

La Prévôté

Jean-Marie Alloin is the chef in charge at La Prévôté's primo – and deservedly popular – restaurant. The food here is modern, and occasionally experimental, but underscored by classic Provençal flavours: aubergines,…
Fusion in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Umami

For something a bit different, try this local's tip little restaurant in the old town, which dabbles with ingredients like squid ink, tempura batter, spiced mango and edible flowers alongside the usual Provençal ing…
Park in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Partage des Eaux

A country lane runs riverside from the old town 2km east towards the serene partage des eaux, where the Sorgue splits into the channels that surround the town. It's a perfect spot for idling on grassy banks, skippin…
Church in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges

In the very heart of the old town, the stately exterior of the Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges shows no sign of the baroque theatrics inside – 122 gold angels ushering forward the Virgin Mary, and a magnificent 1648…
Museum in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Campredon Centre d'Art

This 18th-century riverside mansion is a venue for seasonal contemporary art exhibitions. Opening hours may vary slightly according to exhibitions.