Manosque and its surrounding areas

At the heart of Provence

The town of Manosque is located in the heart of Provence, between Verdon and Luberon, overlooking the Durance Valley.

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Manosque has everything:  sun,lavender and olive trees. The region and its mild temperatures allow you to enjoy its splendid scenery and its sweetness of life.

Strolling in Haute Provence

At the heart of Haute Provence, the Hotel du Terreau in Manosque will be the starting point to visit the wonderful sites around Luberon with its famous villages such as Lourmarin, Gordes … or its less well-known but more authentic  villages such as Viens Or Banon.

The hotel’s location will also allow you to discover the magnificent Gorges du Verdon and its spectacular views. Going for a swim and other water games are among the activities offered by our amazing lakes.

During your stay we will be able give you advice on how you to plan your whether on foot, by bike or in a vehicle.

Other leisure activities

The Luberon golf course located in Pierrevert is only 8 km from the Hotel du Terreau

Our establishment is recommended by the French Federation of Cyclotourism and the Regional committee of Tourism Moto.

What to visit, what to do

The Jean Giono Centre (celebrating 20 years this year)

The Giono House – Le Parais

The Carzou Foundation

The Occitane

The House of Biodiversity

The Mill of Olivette

The old center and its shaded squares

Saturday’s Provençal Market

The Plan d’Eau des Vannades (swimming area, windsurfing)

The Tower of Mont d’Or and its fields of olive trees

Forcalquier Country

Luberon Golf course

Valensole Plateau

The Verdon Gorges

The Luberon

The perched villages of Haute Provence