Orange (Roman theatre), Avignon (Palais des Papes, Pont d'Avignon and street theatre) and Vaison-la-Romaine (Gallo-Roman sites) are all less than one hour's drive away.

Gordes, Rousillon, Nîmes, Arles and Aix-en-Provence are all less than two hours away, ideal for a day trip.

Mornas itself has succeeded in preserving its rich mediaeval heritage, with two fortified gates, a 12th-century chapel and a fort offering guided visits and historic scenes.