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Provence Day Tour from Avignon with The Luberon and Lavender Museum Visit

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Enjoy a whole day in Provence on a panoramic tour and explore the beautiful towns and sights in the area.

Description

Part 1: Stone Monuments

Our tour begins with a Roman escapade to the famous le Pont du Gard, the most amazing and well-conserved part of the Roman aqueduct of Nimes.

Les Baux de Provence will be our next stop, a village located upon a 245-meter high rock. We will explore its historical center, location of the museum of santons, the Hotel des Porcelets, a 16th century house and the St. Vincent Church.

There will also be a stop at the Antiques of Saint Remy de Provence, a triumphal arch and funeral monument located in a field of olive trees that has been the subject of several of Van Gogh's paintings.

Part 2: Lavender & Villages in Luberon

After lunch, we will visit Roussillon, one of the most beautiful villages in France, famous for its red and yellow ochre cliffs and unusual natural landscape. We will also get a panoramic view of Gordes, a perched village completely made with dry stones. Visit the Provençal markets on Tuesdays. We will then stop for photos at Senanque Abbey (June - July only) where you can see the lavender field in bloom.

There will be a visit to the Lavender Museum to discover the flower symbol of Provence and during the months of July to August, we can watch a demonstration of distillation during the harvest. On Sundays (April - October), get the chance to visit L'Isle sur la Sorgue - a village famous for antique shops and its weekly market.

Itinerary/Activity Schedule

  • le Pont du Gard

  • le Baux de Provence

  • Senanque Abbey photo stop (June 15 - July 15 only)

  • Lavender Museum

  • Gordes

  • Roussillon

  • Antiques of Saint Rémy de Provence

  • Saint Rémy de Provence center on Wednesday

  • L'Isle sur la Sorgue on Sunday

Includes

  • Pont du Gard entry fee

  • Transportation fee

  • English-speaking guide
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All Provence in One Day (April to October)
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Duration: 10:30 - 11 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Pont du Gard entry fee / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:30

    Pick up at Avignon Hotel

  • 09:00

    Depart from Avignon

  • Roussillon (45 minutes)

    See the ocre-red rocks, buildings, and roofs contrast with the yellow cliffs of Roussillon sitting on the edge of the Plateau de Vaucluse.

  • Gordes (45 minutes)

    Head to a village perched atop the stone cliffs in Luberon famous for its architecture of dry stones.

  • Fontaine de Vaucluse

    Discover the majestic resurgence spring and walk up the cave which the River Sorgues emerges.

  • Pont du Gard (45 minutes)

    Visit the awe-inspiring and well-preserved, ancient Roman aqueduct bridge that crosses the Gardon River, the Pont du Gard. This UNESCO World Heritage site symbolized Rome's expansive imperial glory.

  • Les Baux de Provence (45 minutes)

    Spend time exploring this amazing village set atop a rocky outcrop.

  • Saint Rémy de Provence (Photo Stop)

    Capture photos at the Antiques in Saint Rémy de Provence (Triumphal Arch and mausoleum). Located in a field of olive trees, this town can be seen in the famous works of Vincent Van Gogh.

  • 19:30

    Drop off at Avignon Hotel

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
All Provence in One Day (November to March)
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Duration: 10 - 10:30 hour(s)
Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sat
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Pont du Gard entry fee / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:00

    Pick up at Avignon Hotel

  • 09:00

    Depart from Avignon

  • Roussillon (45 minutes)

    See the ocre-red rocks, buildings, and roofs contrast with the yellow cliffs of Roussillon sitting on the edge of the Plateau de Vaucluse.

  • Gordes (45 minutes)

    Head to a village perched atop the stone cliffs in Luberon famous for its architecture of dry stones.

  • Fontaine de Vaucluse

    Discover the majestic resurgence spring and walk up the cave which the River Sorgues emerges.

  • Pont du Gard (45 minutes)

    Visit the awe-inspiring and well-preserved, ancient Roman aqueduct bridge that crosses the Gardon River, the Pont du Gard. This UNESCO World Heritage site symbolized Rome's expansive imperial glory.

  • Les Baux de Provence (45 minutes)

    Spend time exploring this amazing village set atop a rocky outcrop.

  • Saint Rémy de Provence (Photo Stop)

    Capture photos at the Antiques in Saint Rémy de Provence (Triumphal Arch and mausoleum). Located in a field of olive trees, this town can be seen in the famous works of Vincent Van Gogh.

  • 18:30

    Drop-off Avignon Hotel

A fantastic tour. We saw a huge amount of Provence, but never felt rushed or hurried. Everything we saw was beautiful, especially Roussilon and the Ponte du Gard.

Travis

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  • By French law, it is forbidden to operate tours when there is only one participant. Therefore, this tour needs a minimum number of two participants in order to operate. Please note that if the minimum number is not reached, the tour may be cancelled and the local tour operator may also suggest an alternative tour or alternative date.

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Reviews

A fantastic tour. We saw a huge amount of Provence, but never felt rushed or hurried. Everything we saw was beautiful, especially ...Roussilon and the Ponte du Gard. more

Travis

No suggestions. It was great.

Chance

The tour guide nicholas was great. We saw so much within one day. He even made extra stops for us. A memorable day.

Mada

Loved it, brilliant day out, great guide! I really enjoyed all the sites and learned a lot.

Lauren

Nicholas was excellent. We saw so much in one day. He even made extra stops. What a memorable day. Thank you Nicholas!

Mada

It was great, though a lot was packed into a short time so maybe offer it with a couple of other stops over more than one day.

Annette

Very nice itinerary and pleasant/good tour guide and driver.
We would have liked to have more time in each of the stops; es...
pecially in Le Baux.
For an all-day tour you must schedule a lunch stop!!!
more

Anonymous

I found this very good and informative. The tour guide was knowledgeable and very open to questions.Enough time at each location a...lthough I wish we had more time at Les Baux. more

Maria

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  • Any cancellations made between 3 business days (18:00:00 local time) to 2 business days (18:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.

  • Any cancellations made between 2 business days (18:00:00 local time) to 1 business days (18:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.

  • Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 18:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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