St. Saturnin-Lès-Apt is one of the little hidden
gems that make Provence so special. The pace of
life here is unhurried, as befits a village with close
to 1,000 years of history. And best of all, it's
unspoiled - one of the reasons we are so happy to
call it home.
Spend a few hours strolling around - sample the
delights at our wonderful bakery - sit at one of the
three cafés and do some people-watching -
perhaps a game of pétanque - and definitely not to
be missed, a walk up to the castle ruins above the
village for some of the best views to be found
anywhere in the Luberon.
We are lucky to have a number of excellent
restaurants, a well-stocked grocery store, a
butcher - in short, all life's essentials. And the
market on Tuesday morning is well worth a visit -
small and quaint - a different experience compared
to the huge and boisterous markets in Apt or
Outdoor enthusiasts will be spoiled by the many
miles of hiking and biking trails in the surrounding
hills. Or just take a walk along the back-country
roads through vineyards and orchards and fields of
Come enjoy St. Saturnin-Lès-Apt - an authentic,
peaceful and very beautiful bit of Provence.
View of Saint Saturnin on the walk up to the castle.
Fountain in the village.
A nice spot to relax !
One of the best views in the Luberon.