Vaucluse long distance mountain bike trail Section 5.2 Murs - Fontaine-de-Vaucluse MURS

Provence cycling

From Murs, you speed along to the very beautiful Combe de Véroncle, on a technical trail.

You come out at the famous village of Gordes and its dry-stone architecture. After Gordes, the route brings you into the Sénancole valley, in the middle of a stunning mineral landscape. Then a long uphill stretch lined with boxwood through the Grande Combe valley leads you to the Rocher des Trois Luisants (alt. 661m). There follows a long descent alternating between tracks and trails in a rough landscape of limestone and stones, as far as Saumane-de-Vaucluse and its castle. One last effort will bring you to the Fontaine de Vaucluse, for a final thrilling downhill stretch, with your sights set on the meandering river Sorgue and its source.
Routes available on www.openrunner.com code 3435833
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Practical information


Distance, difficulty, parking...

Distance : 30,00 km

Level : difficult

Height difference : 646 m

Adress / Contact

84220  Murs

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Coordinates

Longitude: 5.241851
Latitude: 43.951727