Delta, United, Air France and others offer nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Paris. Banon is about 475 miles from Paris by car. As an alternative, you can take the TGV train from Paris to Avignon, which is about 53 miles from Banon. Lufthansa, Delta/Air France and others also offer connecting flights to Nice, France, which is about 175 miles from Banon.
La Bastide des Muriers
Studio from $560 a week during fall season, or $110 a night.
Le Lupin Blanc
Place du Village, Revest-des-Brousses
Bed-and-breakfast, restaurant and bar in a village about six miles from Banon. Rooms from $70.
Les Vins au Vert
Tasting menu of local meats and cheeses starts at $17. Vast selection of regional and other French wines for sale or with dinner.
Restaurant and pizzeria featuring pastas and salads starting at $17.
La Table de Panturle
Modern French cuisine with local ingredients. Starter, main course and dessert from $36.
Fontaines de Vaucluse
Group canoe trips on the Sorgue River last two hours; a bus brings you back. $24, ages 7-14 $15, younger than 6 free.
Route de Saint Trinit, Sault
Bike rentals and information about climbing nearby Mont Ventoux or self-guided rides through the Provence countryside. Rentals start at $26 a day or $130 a week.