Top 12 SylvanèsSee and do
Above the priory of the Granges, in an ecumenical spirit nestles a surprising wooded church in Russian orthodox style, a real "wooded cathedral" worthy of those of Kiji.
History of the Abbey. Cistercian architecture. 12th century abbey-church. 13th century scriptorium. 12th and 13th century Capitular room. 12th century abbey logis. International cultural and spiritual centre. Singing courses, conferences, sacred picture art courses... International religious music festival.
Artisan furniture maker for 5 generations. Made to measure, exhibition of furniture of all types, delivery throughout France.
The medieval hamlet of St Caprazy is situated in the Sorgues valley in the municipality of St Félix de Sorgues and has managed to keep its authenticity over the centuries.
Presentation of the workshop through the filiation of the "sac du berger" (shepherd's bag) and the pastoral world. Presentation of the skin and leather trades.
Bruno Chartier is an accomplished wood turner who has been working at his craft for many years and who will be pleased to welcome you in the medieval hamlet of Saint-Caprazy.
Hire of donkeys kitted out for rides from two hours to all day and on circuits of several days with choice of accommodation.
Circuit discovery of the Vieux Camarès free visit (leaflet available at the Office de Tourisme).
Built in the 10th century, cellar, rooms with vaulted ceilings accessed via a spiral staircase, guards room, great room, kitchen and bedrooms show daily life in the Middle Ages. You can borrow medieval costumes for your visit and make unforgettable moments. Games in english for children in the castle and around. Documents translated in english.