Provence is well-known for its bright colours and is renowned to be one of the world’s most idyllic regions. With stretches of green, purple, blue and yellow, Chateaux’ in Provence are a true treat to visit and are oozing with history and of course good wine. So if you want to find out more about Provence’s vast array of chateaux’ or if you are trying to plan a visit and want to know which chateau’ you should put on your to-do list then keep reading.
There is plenty to feast your eyes on and depending on what you want to do you can always get your fix, Provence really does offer something for everyone. Chateaux’ in Provence offer guided tours that enable you to find out more about the history, gardens and of course their vineyards. When visiting Provence you really can find everything you’re looking for hidden in almost every corner of this lush landscape.
As a general rule of thumb most estates in Provence produce at least 7 of the authorised 11 grape varietals in Côtes de Provence appellation : Syrah, Grenache, Carignan, Cinsault, Cabernet Sauvignon, Rolle and Clairette. With the continental climate Provence Chateaux’ certainly do have everything you are looking for and more.
Our favourites go from romantic, chic, magical, quaint and vast!
So off we go…
Commanderie de Peyrassol
1000m2 of pure heaven in the heart of the Var, anyone who loves art, history and wine should be sure to check out this chateau. Rosé, red and white wine are all on the menu…
Château La CosteContemporary artwork coupled with wine, it’s luxury at the heart of the French town: Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade.
Château de la Verrerie
For those who love wine (validated by the AOC of Luberon) and olive oil, this one will definitely excite the taste buds! With 155 hectares in total it’s wine and olive oil paradise.
Château de Brégançon
History in winemaking dating back as far as 1816 this chateau has everything you could desire and more. It’s oozing with treats and sensual wines.
As they say on their website: a magical estate in the heart of Provence. One to visit and definitely one to keep an eye on.
Château La Cavale
La Cavale is an exceptional wine center in the heart of the Natural Regional Park located in Luberon near Lourmarin. It is unique and a place where both wine and refinement tease you and leave you wanting more.
Château de Berne
This place screams luxury and with so much to do there you really won’t regret your visit… You can taste wine, visit the spa, go mountain biking, yoga, hiking and really do anything you want to, the list is endless!
So if you want to know more and want to book a private tour, then why not get in touch with PlanetProvence? Our French teams are fully trained and ready to take you on a 360° tour of Provence. So get in touch today to find out how we can help you with your next luxury getaway in Provence. Please visit our website at: www.planetprovence.com.