Etang de la Bonde

Vaucluse  >  France

Artificial lake at the foot of the Luberon, good for easy birding and making birdpics.

Added* by globephoteur
Most recent update 25 May 2021


Etang de la Bonde is a pond at the foot of the Luberon with an area of about 3 hectare. It has easy access and is a good place for observation and photographing of birds. Among the birds you can see are Mute Swan, Northern Shoveler, Mallard, Common Pochard, Great Crested Grebe, Eurasian Coot and Black Kite.


Français: Etang au pied du Luberon. C'est un etang artificiel d'une surface de 3ha environ. Acces ,observation et prise de vue photographique facile.



Easy accessible by car. There are several parking lots and walking trails. Out of season it is very quiet here, but in the summer, many people come to picnic or swim. So, in summer you better come early for bird watching.


Français: En voiture, plusieurs parking et visite a pied.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes , Lake , Reedbeds , Mountain


Flat , Open landscape , High water possible

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Autumn


Wide path , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform


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