Come and discover Richerenches in all seasons !
Its truffle market, which is the most important in Europe, its Truffle market opening ceremony (Le Ban des Truffes), its Truffle Mass, its Truffle Brotherhood, its Truffle omelet tasting and its Truffle picking with farmers to discover from november to march.
Enjoy the scenery and breathe in the scent of lavander fields during june and july. And in summer, just enjoy Provence !
Our village as another distinctive feature : it is located in Pope’s Enclave, "l'Enclave des Papes", which is connected with the history of Avignon.
During your stay you can discover Richerenches, the Pope's Enclave or at a largest scale, the region through walking paths, biking and horse-ridding …
Your day can be animated by outdoor activities or guided tours.
Richerenches lives all year round !
The history of the knights
Through history, Templars founded Richerenches as a medieval village.
The beautiful church Saint Denis, surrounded by the ramparts is very much appreciated for romantic weddings.
The Templar’s House was restored in 2008 and it is now the tourist information center. Through its truffle and wine museum, you can also find a permanent exhibition about the Templars, and all year long, different exhibitions and concert in the big arched room. Free entry, open all the year.
Eat, drink and taste local products
As Richerenches’ heritage we propose you to visit and taste the wine of our different cellars : Le Cellier des Templiers, Le Domaine La Guibert, Le Domaine Saint Alban and the shop Clos Volabis (wine producers and truffle specialities).
Richerenches' restaurants : O'Rabasse, L' Escape, Le Provençal, Les Lodges; bars and coffee shops : Le Provençal, L' Etablissement; the grocer's, tobacconist and newsagent shop are open all year round; they will be pleased to welcome you.
In winter, you can buy young truffle oaks from Mr and Mrs Vigne and in summer, your can enjoy the seasonal fresh fruits and vegetables from Eynard's farm.
Richerenches' accomodation just make you feel in Provence : cozy lodges, friendly bed and breakfasts, step cottages, self-catering holiday rentals...