Hotel in Carpentras: Discover our Region
Carpentras is the capital of the Comtat Venaissin. The residents are called Carpentrassiens, from the Provencal word Carpentrassen. The town is settled on a plain, south of Mont Ventoux, west of Vaucluse Mountains, east of the Rhone and north of the Durance. It is located about 5 km from Aubignan and Mazan, 25 km from Avignon and about 1hr 05 from Aix-en-Provence. Paris is about 8 hr from Carpentras (or 2hr 45 from the TGV Avignon station).