Virtual Tour

Why Carpentras?

Mas de la Quintine is located on the outskirts of the charming market town of Carpentras, which is a real treasure for all lovers of history and architecture. Only one hour from Nimes Airport or 1 hour 15 mins from Marseille, Carpentras is very well situated as your destination of choice in the south of France.

Providing easy access to charming towns and villages such as Avignon, L’Isle sur la Sorgue and Gordes, Carpentras is an ideal location for those wishing to really experience Provencal life. It only takes 45 mins to drive to the top of Mont Ventoux, which provides stunning views over the local countryside.



 

 

 
By Air

The most convenient airport for all nationalities is Marseille, which can be reached from most of Europe's principal airports. Nimes is also an option if you are travelling from the UK by Ryanair, or you can fly to Montpellier using Easyjet. If you are travelling from the UK during spring or summer, Flybe and CityJet operate a service to Avignon airport.


Avignon Airport

31km (25 mins drive)

Nimes Airport

81 km away (1 hour 5 mins drive)

Marseille Airport

96 km away (1 hour drive)

Montpellier Airport

118 km away (1 hour 25 mins drive)



By Train

Avignon TGV train station is 26 km (25 mins drive) away.
During the summer high season Eurostar operate a direct service from Kings Cross St.
Pancras to Avignon central station. At all other times, the journey requires a simple change in Paris onto the TGV.



Car Rentals

Car rental services such as Avis, Budget, Eurocar, Hertz and National are available at the local airports of Avignon and Marseilles and also at Avignon TGV.