V07 La randonnée de Brantes par Terra Rando



Two way loop







Positive elevation gain

530 meters

Negative elevation gain

530 meters


Min. 459 meters

Max. 805 meters

  • circuit
  • variante
  • liaison

Departure / Arrival

Brantes / Brantes


In front of the Primary School

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Tourist service in Brantes :

You join the forest road of the col du Comte to enjoy a stunning view of the valley and superb panoramic views of Drôme in Provence. You’ll walk at the foot of the impressive valleys of the Provence giant before coming back to the village to visit its wonderful heritage. Distance: 11.5 km / Level: Difficult / Elevation gain: + 693 metres / IGN map ref: 3140ET. To see along and around the hike: > The Le Toulourenc valley and river > The botanical path in Brantes: medicinal and toxic plants at our feet... > The botanical path in Brantes: colours, smells and flavours... (The Brantes botanical paths can be downloaded with the authorisation of their creator: the Toulourenc Horizons association). You can get the hike information sheet for free from the Pays Vaison Ventoux Tourist Office or download it from the website: On the website you can also get advice for a successful hike in Vaucluse and all the practical information from Terra Rando partners. Great hikes and discoveries...
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Go to the route

recommended parking

In front of the Primary School

road access

From Vaison la Romaine, go towards Entrechaux, then Saint Léger du Ventoux, and Vallée du Toulourenc.

To note

  • Departure from the porch of the Town Hall.

  • Plan to spend the day, hike with high elevation.

If you want to report a problem on your hike (marking, maintenance, danger...), let us know on Suricate:
Access to the massifs
Respect the regulations preserving protected natural areas – find out about restrictions to accessing the massifs during fire risk periods, from 15 June to 15 September.
Before heading out, check the website

In brief

  • A circuit in the forest, to discover the North face of Mont Ventoux which has nice breakthroughs to see the Valley and the Drôme.
  • Climb via a nice forest path, in the shade
  • The itinerary takes you via the Le Toulourenc river and its “alpine” ambiance.
  • View of the valley and the Baronnies Provençales massif from the col du Comte.
  • Passes by the foot of the Valleys and stones wells of the Provence giant.
  • Visit of the Brantes hilltop village.


Thierry Bourrioux - Terra Rando
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