A family day in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

In any season, we invite you to (re) discover the hilltop village of Châteauneuf de Gadagne with your young or big children for a pleasant day with the family.

Visit the village of Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

To park, you will definitely find a parking space on the Place de la Pastière. Stroll through this Provencal village through the small colourful alleys, the stone gates or the typical squares...
To begin with, take the Grande Rue with your children and at the end of it you will find a charming square with a fountain. Children can enjoy themselves safely and you can enjoy the sun on one of the benches at your disposal.
Walk the streets, you will be surprised by the charm of this village!

Rue Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Family Day in Rue Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Picnic in a winery

We discover the vineyards of Gadagne where it is easy, after asking them for permission of course, to make a stop with his picnic previously purchased at the Bistrot de la Pastière.
Let yourself be tempted by a menu or brunch (only on weekends). The Bistrot also offers a menu suitable for children with a 'House' creation: Fries/breaded chicken aiguillettes/chocolate mousse...
You can also check their dishes via their website or call directly at the restaurant

A few euros to spend at winemakers in return for an original picnic in the vines far from the world.

In Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne, find also good gourmet addresses such as La Maison de Celou or Le 112.

A bit of history:

Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne, about ten kilometers from Avignon, is a village whose wine was already much appreciated by the Popes and now officially recognized under the name Côtes du Rhône Villages Gadagne. The Vine feeds on a privileged sunshine located on a long plateau of rolled pebbles. The terroir reminds us of a neighbor not so far away: the Châteauneuf-du-Pape vineyard.
Grenache is the strong grape variety of the appellation. You can buy the wines in the 3 colors: red, rosé and white in the 7 particular estates and the cooperative winery.

Wine Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne vineyards

Have fun at Parc de l'Arbousière

Continue your path towards the Château de la Chapelle, on site you will be surrounded by the vineyards. On the right is the large park, beautifully landscaped and wooded with children's games. On the program: zip lines, slides, swings... For the delight of young and old.
Attention, the park is open only in the afternoons from 2 pm to 7 pm.
Otherwise, during a morning visit, a little further down on the Plateau Campbeau, the outdoor play area is accessible.

Family tour in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Family-friendly in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Playgrounds in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Playgrounds in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

Hike from the Plateau de Campbeau

If you opt for hiking, then we are happy to share with you the route proposed by the Town Hall: 5 km between nature, vineyards and beautiful buildings. Sometimes you walk not far from the road but the traffic is not very important. You will feel safe there and may come across a few tractors.
From the heights of the village, the panorama is fantastic: on one side, we observe the Géant de Provence: our famous Mont-Ventoux, the Monts de Vaucluse, the Luberon and the Alpilles or the Dentelles de Montmirail.
Open your eyes wide, will you know the Castle of Thouzon?
Then on the other side of the village strolling around the vineyard, one can see among others Avignon and its famous Palais des Papes.

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We recommend that you also equip yourself with an IGN card (TOP25 3041OT) or an application that allows you to geolocate.

Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne vineyards

Walk in Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne

The little +

Your visit falls on a Tuesday? So at the end of the day, take a break at the farmers' market on the Place du Marché aux Raisins, at the bottom of the village towards the Thor.
It's fine, it just reopens on April 6, 2021 from 5pm to 7pm.
Nice stalls, good seasonal produce, local and friendly farmers to serve you!

Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne offers you calm, a multitude of walks and activities for all.

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Une journée en famille à Châteauneuf de Gadagne

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