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Why Go?

Beaches; mountains; villages perchés; lavender fields; art; wine; FOOD—everything

Dramatic scenery with Roman, Romanesque, and medieval architecture

Instant access to the Côte d'Azur

What To Skip

Peter Mayle fatigue—however overexposed, Provence is still irresistible

What For:

Arts + Culture, Family, Food + Wine, Luxury, Outdoors + Nature, Romantic

When To Go:

May, June, September, October

Related Destinations:

Avignon ›  St. Tropez ›  Marseille ›  Côte d'Azur › 


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