Sablet Today

Sablet Village is located approximately 9 Kilometers south of Vaison la Romaine in the heart of the Cote du Rhone Wine Growing Appellation. Winery visits and wine tasting are right at your doorstep – from the the many Sablet Wineries to its well known neighbors such as Chateauneuf du Pape, Gig…

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History of Sablet

Situated at the foot of the Dentelles de Montmirail, to the west of Mt. Ventoux – in the transition zone between the Mediterranean Sea and the PreAlps – Sablet’s population has experienced several waves of migration over the course of many centuries.  Its history however, rea…

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As France is renowned for its cuisine Provence and the Vaucluse are no exception.

Provencal cuisine …..

….conjures up thoughts of sun drenched lavender fields, Herbs de Provence, garic, olives, olive oil, pesto, truffles, vine spring ripened tomatoes and aubergines, lemons, chev…

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Wine Tasting

One of the great advantages of your stay at Maison des Pèlerins  or La Baume des Pèlerins in Sablet is the convenience of taking a wine tasting tour to sample the great wines of this village and the Cotes du Rhone Villages Appellation.  Here, great wines cost a fraction of the price you would pay fo…

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Markets of Provence

Everyday is Market Day ….. somewhere in Provence ….. rain, shine or Mistral!

Very, Very Early… each morning … farmers, growers and merchants begin their journey across the countryside to the narrow streets and village squares all over the region.


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Christmas in Provence

Christmas in Provence is a very special time  for a visit.

Towards the end of November, the street lights – wishing “Joyeuses Fetes” and “Joyeux Noel” – start going up (remaining unlit) in the towns and villages (even the very small villages), as the Provencaux make preparation…

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Festivals in Provence

This is only a partial list of activities scheduled for the

Spring – Summer- Fall “Season”

in towns near Maison des Pelerins and la Baume des Pelerins in Sablet.

Please note: Towns and villages nearby, but not “in the neighborhood” will have additional activities – look o…

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