The region surrounding Château de Varenne offers so much to see and do. Experience the colours and flavours of Provence by visiting the numerous Provencal markets, enjoying long lunches on a sleepy terrace or wander through fragrant lavender fields. Immerse yourself in its rich architectural and cultural heritage.
The region is full of vineyards, so you will be spoilt for choice to taste wines from mythical appellations like Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Côtes du Rhône or Tavel. Discover the vineyards, the wine production and the tasting via a self-guided visit or by organizing a guided tour. Contact our partners directly for information and reservations.
SAUVETERRE – in our village, approximately 3 minute drive from the Château or 10 minutes walk
CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE – 14 km, approximately 14 minutes driving from the Château
TAVEL & LIRAC – 8 km, approximately 10 minutes driving
VENTOUX, CAIRANNE, GIGONDAS – within 30 to 45 minutes driving
You will be seduced by the diversity and selection of restaurants near Château de Varenne. Discover different types of cuisine in chic atmospheres with classic French culinary expertise. Here is a selection of our favourite places.
IN SAUVETERRE – in our village
IN PUJAUT – 5 km, 5 minutes driving from the Château
IN VILLENEUVE-LEZ-AVIGNON – 7 km, 7 minutes driving from the Château
IN CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE – 10 km, approximately 10 minutes driving from the Château
IN AVIGNON – 14km, 15 minutes driving from the Château
Château de Varenne is located only a few kilometers from the famous City of the Popes – Avignon and near many cities and typical villages of the South of France. During your stay, don’t miss Palais des Papes and the bridge Saint Bénézet in Avignon. The highest ancient aqueduct bridge in world – The Pont du Gard is a wonder added with a visit to Uzés or Nîmes. The Luberon is a must with the Abbaye de Sénanque and the many provencal markets. For the more active, visit Mont Ventoux for its walks or bike rides. Explore Fontaine de Vaucluse, the Ochres du Roussillon, the classified village of Gordes, les Baux de Provence, Saint Rémy de Provence…
Many sports, cultural, nature and leisure activities are available within a few kilometers of the château.
Château de Varenne
rue Roger Martin du Gard