With the aim of conserving the natural fauna and flora and limiting development, much of the Luberon has been designated as the Parc Naturel Régional du Luberon. It’s administered by the Maison du Parc, 60 place Jean-Jaurès in Apt (Mon–Fri 8.30am–noon & 1.30–6pm; April–Aug also Sat 8.30am–noon; t 004 90 04 42 00, w parcduluberon.fr). Vélo Loisir en Luberon (w veloloisirluberon.com), a consortium of hotels, campsites and cycle hire and repair shops, promotes cycle tourism throughout the region.

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