Immediate neighbourhoods of Roquemaure
At the East: The River
On the 3 other sides: The Vine
… an attaching landscape where the vine, in slopes, extends on small valleys, in combes, sometimes in terraces.
Olive-trees, cypresses and scrubland cohabit there in perfect harmony, close to some rock or rocky escarpments where thyme, boxwood and rosemary nest.
. .un landscape with in backdrop to the east a true picture : the Ventoux Mount, laces of Montmirail and the walls of Chateauneuf du Pape
Driving, walking or cycling *, it is here a must to see at least once this typical landscape of Gard of Provence one day when the Mistral blows (or the following day) when the wind leaves behind him a sky of an incomparable luminosity.
The course below is extracted from a proposal of the tourist office of Roquemaure:
This small circuit makes discover the immediate surroundings of the village and already, for the amateurs, some cellars famous (Lirac, Tavel, Laudun…)
* Directly delivered to your studio, bicycles can be rented for a day or a week by the store SPORT SHOP in Orange. (precise coordinates and price in the studio booklet )
Other courses: tourist office of Roquemaure
The roads of the Wines
Located itself on the Pourpre ( purple ) route , published opposite by the "inter-profession" of wines AOC Coasts of the Rhone, Roquemaure is also ideally located to the access to the other routes.
Azur( azure ) route by Chateauneuf du Pape 10 km East
Indigo( indigo ) route by Orange 10 km North-East
( Cairanne, Rasteau, Ste Cécile...)
Emeraude ( emerald green ) route by Codolet 15 km North-West ( Laudun, Orsan, Chusclan...)
Turquoise ( turquoise) route by Sarrians 30 km East ( Gigondas, Vaqueyras, Beaumes de Venise...)
....Bur yet on the spot :
Some 63 medals in famous contests in Paris and Mâcon
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