The Charterhouse ofSainte-Croix-en-Jarez


In the heart of the Pilat Regional Natural Park, classified as one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France®, come and discover this small town full of charm.


An atypical village

Founded in 1280, Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez is the only Carthusian monastery to have become a village! Guided tours, treasure hunts, costumed walks and medieval meals take you back in time on the trail of the monks. Take advantage of our animations, throughout the year, to discover the singular history of this ancient monastery.