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May 8th, 2011
Suzette 840130 84190
Vaucluse Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
44.168 5.070 419 m

Day towards Bald Mountain, Suzette

One view.
Other view.

The parochial church Notre-Dame of Suzette, romanesque, 12th 14th centuries, facing the Mont Ventoux, known as the MONT CHAUVE, the bald mountain, or the Géant de Provence.

Suzette is a small village situated on a peak of the Dentelles de Montmirail, on West of the Mont Ventoux.

The MONT VENTOUX, the highest of the mounts of Vaucluse, peak in 1 912 meters.

The DENTELLES DE MONTMIRAIL, are a mountain range in the western part of the massif of Baronies, in ancient Comtat Venaissin, the historic region of the department of Vaucluse, between the Rhône river, the Mount Ventoux and the Durance river, with the cities of Cavaillon, Carpentras, Vaison-la-Romaine.

The three parallel crests of the Dentelles de Montmirail, sculptured by the erosion, stretch western in the northeast, up to the crest of Saint-Amand which peaks in 730 m.

The three crests of the Dentelles de Montmirail, offer 650 ways of climbing, and attract numerous amateurs.

SUZETTE is a French commune, located in the Vaucluse departement of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur area, populated by 123 Suzettiers in 2007, spread over 6.75 square kilometers, or 18.2 inhabitants per km².

The village is quoted in 1246.

The commune of Suzette produces wines in AOC, Protected Designation of Origin, côtes-du-Rhône, Beaumes-de-Venise, and Muscat de Beaumes-de-Venise.

My images of Suzette.

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