Bruoux Mines

Visit of old ochre mining mines. Gigantic labyrinth of underground galleries and dizzying cliffs. Provencal landscape emblematic remains of the past.

mis à jour le 11/05/2022 par Velo Loisir Provence

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Discover a unique site in Europe located near many cycling routes (ochres by bike, the Calavon bike route, around the Luberon...)

Les Mines de Bruoux in Gargas offers you a trip to the heart of the ochre of the Luberon!

Dizzying cliffs with flamboyant colors and gigantic labyrinth of underground galleries await you in a unique and mysterious setting where the work of man blends with the natural beauty of the Provencal landscape.

Visit these ancient quarries, monumental remnants of the glory years of the ocère industry, and enter a maze of galleries more than 40 km long and 15 m high!

The Bruoux Mines guides will accompany you on a 650 m underground route where you will discuss the geological, historical and industrial riches of this preserved place. Waze and good mood guaranteed!

Access possible for people with reduced mobility, inquire on +33 (0) 4 90 06 22 59.

Reservation required.

From 20/03 to 31/10/2024, daily.

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Bruoux Mines
1434 Route de Croagnes

84400 Gargas

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