Goult

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Goult
Vineyard in autumn
Vineyard in autumn
Goult is located in France
Goult
Goult
Coordinates: 43°51′50″N 5°14′39″E / 43.8639°N 5.2442°E / 43.8639; 5.2442Coordinates: 43°51′50″N 5°14′39″E / 43.8639°N 5.2442°E / 43.8639; 5.2442
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Gordes
Intercommunality Pied Rousset en Luberon
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Didier Perello
Area1 23.77 km2 (9.18 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,281
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84051 / 84220
Elevation 121–335 m (397–1,099 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Goult is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. The village is perched on a hill with a solitary road to the peak. Near the end of the road is a 12th-century castle, the Chateau de Goult.

Geography[edit]

The commune lies in the parc naturel régional du Luberon.

The Calavon flows westward through the southern part of the commune.

Places and monuments[edit]

  • Goult castle
  • Saint Véran chapel
  • Windmill
  • Notre Dame des Lumières church

See also[edit]

wine bottles product in Lumières, hamlet of Goult

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