The village of Venasque
Nestled in the hills of Vaucluse, Venasque, classified among The Most Beautiful Villages of France, reveals its fascinating history through its narrow streets and charming houses. The medieval church of Venasque, with its historic baptistery, bears witness to the religious heritage of the region, offering a moment of contemplation and serenity.
This authentic village celebrates the Cherry Festival, a colorful event where locals and visitors gather to taste these delicious local fruits. In summer, the captivating notes of the Jazz Festival “Swing in Venasque” resonate at the foot of the Baptistery, inviting music lovers to experience unforgettable moments. Find the Venasque Rally every spring or the Book Festival at the end of August. Every Friday morning, the market enlivens the central square, offering regional products with enchanting flavors. You won't be able to miss our famous Belgian Dayand our Votive Festival on August 15.
The charming artisan and designer boutiques add a touch of conviviality, offering unique treasures to take home as souvenirs. For gourmets, the village's good restaurants offer authentic culinary pleasures, where local products are sublimated with finesse.
Venasque is truly a jewel of Vaucluse, where history, gastronomy, music and conviviality blend harmoniously to the delight of visitors.