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Between Ceze and Ardeche rivers In the Cotes du Rhone Cevennes foothills Across the bridge from Avignon Near the Pont du Gard Around Uzes Tave river valley
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Saze
Saze
Population :: 1482
Market :: Wednesday morning
Village   
festival ::
1st weekend of June
Town hall :: 04 90 31 73 05
   
Saze 
Geographically, the village of Saze belongs to Languedoc. Saze is so near the Rhône that its history is necessarily connected to that of Provence.
 
A hiking trail of 4.5 km, which lasts approximately two and a half hours, takes you from the Rhône to the sand, from cultivated lands to the forest, from pasture to garrigues, and it allows you to discover all types of landscapes.
 
shops bakery, grocery, bar-tobacco shop, hair salon, 15 private wineries, center for horseback riding.
Inn, guest houses, hotel, and furnished apartments.
history The first traces of human occupation in this area are found in a cave situated on the garrigues of la Baume, two kilometers from the village. It was used as a single burial chamber, 15 meters long and 8 meters wide. This cave dates back to the Bronze Age, but you must look to the first centuries of our era to find definitive proof of a real and fixed population.
local products 15 wine cooperatives and private wineries.