Registered Guide, Transportation, Entrance Fees, Available from March 1st to December 31st (everyday).
Pick up is at 09:00 AM at the Marseille Tourist Office
or 09:45 AM at the Aix en Provence Tourist Office.
Avignon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
You'll start this immersive Provençal day by visiting the historic city of Avignon with a nice guided walk through its medieval heart. Discover the mighty Popes’ Palace, the famous Saint-Bénezet bridge (Pont d’Avignon), Notre-Dame-des-Doms cathedral, Dom’s gardens, Saint-Pierre church and the charming Clock Square.
Your Guide will then drive you to the classic hilltop villages of Luberon, at a height of 1200 meters (4000 feet) where, among other things, you can look over two mountain ranges and the peaceful national park and forest. Simply elevating!
Lunch at your leisure in Avignon.
The village of Gordes.
After lunch its on to picture-perfect Gordes, classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France! There will be free time here to stroll through its steep cobblestone streets, discover its secret squares and admire the fine Renaissance chateau with its commanding view of the valley.
The last (but not least) place on the tour is Roussillon, the famous perched village located on a rocky promontory, dominating the ochre quarries. Nicknamed the “Provencal Colorado”, there is a surprising amoung of rich warm color in these unusual cliffs!
Drop off is at 05:30 PM at the Marseille Tourist Office
or at 06:15 PM at the Aix en Provence Tourist Office.
Please note that the drop off times may change according to the traffic.
This tour includes
- Transportation in a comfortably appointed minivan for the day.
- An English-speaking Guide.
- A maximum of eight passengers per vehicle.
- Visit and free time in the historic city of Avignon
- Visit of the villages of Gordes and Roussillon
This tour does not include
- Personal expenses
- Meals and drinks
- Guide appreciation gratuity
- Hotel pick up/drop off
- Entrance fees to monuments and museums
This tour is subject to availability and a Guaranteed departure with a minimum of 2 people.
During the day please remain mindful of the gathering times and locations given by your Guide to ensure your maximum enjoyment at each stop and an on-time return to Aix-en-Provence and Marseille.