village of caromb

3 km from Barroux, 4 km from Crillon le Brave, 7 km from Lafare, 8 km from Suzette, Malaucène, Bédoin, 9 km from Carpentras, 9 km from Aubignan, 10 km from Mormoiron

GPS: Longitude : 5.108056 E - Latitude : 44.111389 N
Population: 3139
Altitude: 185 m

A fortified village huddled within its walls, built on one of the last buttresses of Mont Ventoux on the foothills of Paty. The village, its old roads, its secret passages, its fountains, the belfry… all testify to an active and rich community.

angel of caromb

To see and visit: the 16th century Romanesque church of St Maurice, the ramparts, an organ from 1701, the 16th century belfry that stands over the village and the Chapelle des Pénitents Gris (now a concert and exhibition hall).
Suggested activities: walking and mountain biking.

Provencal market: Tuesday morning. Daily market with cherries in May. Festivities: fair on September 22nd. Celebrates of the Marc saint at the end of April. Local fair 3rd Sunday of September. Pastoral festival at the lake of Paty in April.