Les Baux de Provence

Perched high on a hill in the Alpilles between Avignon and Arles, Les Baux de Provence enjoys a spectacular location and offers numerous fascinating sights. Read all about them in our village guide below, as well as about the extraordinary Quarries of Lights on the edge of the village.

Click here for an interview with Gianfranco Ianuzzi, the Venetian maestro behind the installations at the Quarries (and elsewhere in Provence) and here for a report about the summer of 2011 when the work of the avant-garde artist Arman took over Les Baux.

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The Post Tenebras Lux window at Les Baux de ProvenceLes Baux de Provence offers a majestic hilltop location, superb food and wine, sites of historical interest and the celebrated Cathedral of Images, now called the Quarries of Lights, on the edge of the village.

marc chagall smallThe popular son et lumière show at the Cathedral of Images near Les Baux de Provence is now known under a new name, the Quarries of Lights (Les Carrières de Lumières).

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