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La Roque d'Anthéron

La Roque d'Anthéron is so rich in greenery and walks it is known as the second «green lung» in the Bouches du Rhône (La Sainte Victoire comes first). And there’s so much to see and do....

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Abbaye de Sylvacane
Abbaye de Sylvacane
12th century Cistercian abbey with educational-but-fun tours for children. Treasure hunt for children to help and enjoy them during the visit. Tarif préférentiel si vous combinez une visite avec le ...
Nature trail
Culture and traditions
Monuments and Castle
La Tribu des Z'A   guest-house
La Tribu des Z'A
Raoul and Marie AMAYA are used to having children to stay because though still young they are already grandparents! Not only are they absolutely charming, they have all the baby equipment you could po...
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Le Grain de Sel  La Roque d'Anthéron
Le Grain de Sel
Family restaurant with specially designed children’s menus, aimed at helping them enjoy good food by introducing them to delicious flavours. There’s a little ‘children’s sitting-room’ with child-sized table and chairs. Enclosed terrace. Open every lunch-time and evening, except Wednesdays and Sunday evenings.
L'Apié  La Roque d'Anthéron
L'Apié
An « apié » is a wall with boxes for oak bee-skeps – this one is the longest in Provence.



Lipizzan stud farm  La Roque d'Anthéron
Lipizzan stud farm
The Lippizan horse is a white show horse, used at the Spanish Riding School of Vienna. You can see them working, it's really spectacular,



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June
Cherry Festival: parades of Lipizzan horses, Shire horses, sheep in the streets! Various kinds of entertainment with very much a family feel.

Second weekend in July  La Roque d'Anthéron
Second weekend in July
Country-roque festival: country music festival; friendly family festival. All free of charge. You can get lunch there including children’s menu (hamburger-chips-present typoe meal). Music concerts, entertainment etc.

www.countryroque.asso.fr

Mid-July/mid-August  La Roque d'Anthéron
Mid-July/mid-August
International piano festival: although it’s not really a family festival as such, we must mention it as it is very popular with parents.

www.festival-piano.com

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August
Village fête: funfair with street entertainment

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December
Christmas market: Christmas market plus various kinds of amusements for children in the streets

Tourist Office
All you need to know about tourism in the area, cours Foch. Open Tueday to Saturday

Traditional market
Wednesday morning