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Le Sentier des Ocres lies within the Natural Regional Park of Luberon, in southeastern France. The ochre color of the large deposits of clay around the village is striking. Walk down this path to see a spectrum of different shades, from yellow to orange to a deep red. Add Le Sentier des Ocres and other attractions to your Gordes trip itinerary using our Gordes trip planner.
Tours to Le Sentier des Ocres
Luberon Villages Day Trip from Aix-en-Provence BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $128
Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
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Le Sentier des Ocres reviews
This was the best €6 (€3 pp) spent on our excursion! There’s a short trail and a longer trail. The estimated duration for the longer trail in 60 minutes, but you’d need to be walking very slowly and..... more »
Very interesting to walk around, well organized, striking colors. We all really enjoyed it. Takes less than an hour. Don’t miss the neighboring town which is gorgeous as well. more »
Really enjoyable way to spend a few hours. Colors are amazing. Coming from Australia and having traveled the outback there, I was interested to learn about the similar way in which the colors were created. The walk itself is very well cared for, and you are encouraged not to go off-track to preserve the environment. It is around five minutes walk from the town up the hill past the car park. The price of entry is definitely worth it
The beauty is at the very beginning of the route, the rest is nothing special, just a usual trail in the forest. The small route should take 35 minutes, but it actually takes 20 minutes max. of 3 euro per person, children under 14 free. Parking 3 euro for 24h. The city near the Trail is small and unpresentable. I would say you need half a day for the trail and the city.
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