You will follow a path of colors and scents and discover Provence in blue! We will take you to the French capital of Lavender to discover what makes this flower so special. During the day, enjoy many photo stops or just the pleasure of walking amongst lavender.
Valensole is the place to be if you wish to see endless lavender fields. Walking through the large fields, enjoy the smell, the colors and the charm of this unforgettable village.
You will also spend a pleasant moment in the beautiful village of faïence, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie.
On the way back, you will visit the famous factory of “L’Occitane”.
Discover the 4 colors of Provence within one day: green in Fontaine de Vaucluse, white of Gordes, red in Roussillon and violet of Sault!
In summer, the smell of lavender is everywhere in the valley. This full day tour will allow you to visit the main spots in the Luberon : Gordes and its white limestone, a photo stop at the Senanque Abbey, Roussillon the red and its ocher surrounded by your first lavender fields. The clear see-through green in the charming Fontaine de Vaucluse where the Sorgue river starts from a mountain spring...
You’ll finish your day in the French capital of lavender, the village of Sault, meeting a farmer in his lavender farm and discovering the way the essential oil of lavender is extracted. Then you’ll visit the village of Sault : why not try lavender ice cream?
All day long of different activities:
08:00 - Depart from Avignon, meet at Avignon Tourist Office (address: 41 Cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon)
10:00 - The Lavender Havest with sickle Championship, folk show, lavender product fair...
12:00 - Country lunch under oak trees (on request, non included)
14:00 - Depart to Gordes for a hilltop village visit with a photo stop at Abbaye de Sénanque
17:00 - Back to Avignon, end of tour.