Provençal Excursion: Discover the lavender fields and the hilltop villages

Provençal Excursion: Discover the lavender fields and the hilltop villages

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An exotic small group tour!

Hilltop villages visit!

Panorama of the lavender fields!

Panorama of the magnificent Provencal landscapes!

Informação essencial *

Duração
10 horas

Línguas

Francês
Inglês

Horas de início
08:30

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Descrição

 

Start your trip by visiting Roussillon; this village ranked as one of France's most beautiful will captivate you with its variety of colours! Perched upon an ochre cliff, this village offers breathtaking panoramic views of the region. You will be charmed by this picturesque village!  You will enjoy its Provençal market (Thursday).

Your next stop is to the medieval village of Gordes. This town built entirely of "Lauze" stones will amaze you with its architecture and typical regional atmosphere! Discover Gordes market (Tuesday).

Next, visit Fontaine de Vaucluse and discover where the Sorgues starts. Then, head to see the amazing Gard bridge. Admire the architecture and the vestiges of the Nimes aquaduct, which is listed on UNESCO's World Heritage List.

Following the aquaduct, the tour will go to the village of Baux de Provence. Situated on the top of a hill, enjoy the spectacular view of the surrounding landscape, and let yourself be charmed by the authenticity of the village! From here drive to Saint Remy de Provence, and stop along the way to photograph the famous  "Les Antiques" which are known for their triumphal arc and Roman mausoleum.

If you take the tour on a Sunday, you will enjoy an extra visit to Isle sur la Sorgue. Explore this village famous for its charming antique shops and its Provençal market!

At the end of the day, you will return to Avignon accompanied by your driver.

Through this tour you will discover the Provençal way of life and the region's magnificent landscapes!

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  • Availability:
  1. April-October: every day at 9am
  2. November-March: Monday, Thursday and Friday at 8:30am
  • Departure time: 8:30am
  • Duration: Approx. 10 hours
  • Departs from: Avignon centre
  • At least two people must go on this tour
  • Children up to 12 years are eligible for reduced pricing
  • Kids under 4 years old cannot participate to this tour
  • This activity is not suitable for people with reduced mobility
  • Transport will be by air-conditioned minibus (maximum 8 spaces)
  • Your tour will be conducted in English, French by your driver
  • Please note: Your journey will be adapted depending on the market days in the villages:
  1. Tuesday: Gordes market
  2. Wednesday: Saint Rémy de Provence market
  3. Thursday: Roussillon market
  4. Sunday: Isle sur la Sorgue market

O preço inclui

  • Commentaries from the driver/guide
  • Transport in a air conditioned minivan
  • Entry ticket to Pont du Gard

O preço não inclui

  • Admission fee for other monuments and other places to visit
  • Tips (optional)
  • Any other extras

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