Cucuron is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Vaucluse as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy reach. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Parc Naturel Regional du Luberon and the remarkable Chateau Val Joanis. Two other interesting attractions that are within a short distance of Cucuron are Silvacane Abbey and Labyrinths Giants.
Cucuron has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Explore, learn and discover in the variety of museums such as Granet Museum in Aix-en-Provence, Vasarely Foundation and the Jean Giono Center in Manosque. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at Pavillon Noir in Aix-en-Provence and the Grand Theater of Provence, one of the area’s best-loved performing arts venues.
If you are spending a while in and around Cucuron, treat yourself with a visit to Cours Mirabeau in Aix-en-Provence, Senanque Abbey in Gordes and the Montagne Sainte Victoire. Take the time to visit religious sites such as the Eglise de la Madeleine in Aix-en-Provence. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role of religion in the area.
Indulge in your favourite pastime at Set Golf in Aix-en-Provence. Grab your favorite club and tee off.
To browse through stores and buy some souvenirs, browse the Les Allees Provencales in Aix-en-Provence.
Those who are traveling without kids will love an afternoon or night out at the Domaine de la Citadelle in Menerbes.
After spending the day seeing the sights around Cucuron, rest up at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Cezanne Hotel, Aix-en-Provence, the Hotel Saint Christophe, Aix-en-Provence and the Hotel Aquabella, Aix-en-Provence are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.