Maussane-les-Alpilles is nested in the Alpilles wooded hollow. Fields of olive-trees, almond trees and pine forest surround this charming small village. The traditional growing of the olive-trees places the village at the 1st rank of the olive oil producers in France. Soil and traditions are very important here and are celebrated by many events all long the year. We will be happy to make you share our traditions, to discover the olive oil AOC Vallée des Baux of Provence and to taste our delicious cuisine !
In the shade of the plane trees which border the square of the village, you will sip a fresh drink while comfortably sat at the terraces of the cafés. You will admire works of the artists who expose each Friday or shop at the local market on Thursday mornings. Stalls after stalls, you will discover the richness and the variety of the products of the soil and the southern french accent…
It is the promise of an authentic and warm stay where you will experience the art of living of Provence…
Our village benefits from a central situation and is ideal to tour the region. It is only at :
4 kilometers (2,5 miles) from Les Baux de Provence
10 kilometers (6,2 miles) from Saint Rémy de Provence
20 kilometers (12,4 miles) from Arles and
24 kilometers (14,9 miles) from Salon de Provence.
Avignon is only 35 kilometers (21,7 miles) away ;
the Camargue is at 50 kilometers (31,1 miles) and Marseille just one hour driving.
With more than 18 restaurants, you will discover and appreciate the traditional provençal cuisine based on the famous Cretan diet. Our local products : olive, olive oil, tapenade (olive cream), honey, jam, lamb, goat’s cheese, wine will seduce your palate !
From june to august, we invite you once a month to a party in order to thank you for chosing Maussane les Alpilles to spend your holidays. A good occasion to discover and taste the specialities of our producers and restaurants !
Camp site « les « Romarins » 4*, 6 hotels, 10 B&B’s and almost 50 rentals …
MAISON du TOURISME
Avenue des Alpilles
Tél : +33 (0)4 90 54 33 60
Fax : +33 (0)4 90 54 41 22
Horaire d’accueil :
Tous les jours de 9h30 à 14h30
FERMETURE EXCEPTIONNELLE LUNDI 23 DECEMBRE 2013
La Maison du Tourisme de Maussane-les-Alpilles est partenaire de Provence Pays d’Arles