Visit of the countryside of Peter Mayle's book and the perched villages, in the middle of the beautiful nature and stone houses. Stop among the lavender fields in summer (from June 15th to August 15th). Discover exceptional villages of Provence known as " most beautiful villages of France " : Gordes, the Senanque Abbey, Roussillon and Lacoste.
The great vineyards tour will give you the opportunity to discover the best quality wines made in Provence, in the famous "Côtes du Rhône" area. You will learn about the wine production, grape varieties and of course, you will taste wonderful wines classified as "crus".
Following the Van Gogh's road, you will discover among others, the Roman city of Arles. In the heart of the Alpilles, you will have the opportunity to discover the monumental "Carrières de Lumières" which host an extraordinary multimedia shows, unique in the world. This year the exhibition is about Chagall! Then you will have a photo stop at the "Eagle village", Les Baux de Provence, to have a panoramic view of this medieval village. You will finish the tour in St Paul de Mausolé, the famous hospital-monastery in which Van gogh has spent one year and created a hundred masterpieces. You will enjoy an unforgetable half-day tour in following the footprints of Van Gogh.
Enjoy seeing luminous Provençal landscapes, you will learn the secrets of the region's history and culture...Walking in the charming narrow streets of the hilltops villages of the Luberon while smelling the scents of Lavender (in blossom time) and finally, bringing back with you the memory of an unforgettable day! Visiting the village of Fontaine de VAucluse you will enjoys the privilege of having given its name to the Vaucluse département, created in 1793. This is due to the exceptional feature of the area - the “Vallis clausa”, which means the Closed Valley, from which the river Sorgue springs so mysteriously and which is recorded in official documents from the tenth century.
An enchanting place, the source of the river — La Fontaine de Vaucluse — never ceases to intrigue and attract visitors.
You will visit the main spots in both Luberon and Alpilles areas and also the historical site like the Pont du Gard. This Roman Aqueduc is one of the huge in Europa. This trip explore more that 2000 years heritage, you will discover the beauties of the Provence.
2000 years of history : walking tour on the famous roman aqueduc of Provence : le Pont du Gard, ranked as UNESCO world patrimony. Free visit of the antic theatre in Orange an its impressive scene wall, the most well preserved theatre of the roman world. Visit of Châteauneuf du Pape and the Domaine Brotte's wine museum. You will taste the amazing combinationf of wine and chocolate in the chocolate factory Bernard Castelain.
Tour in the heart of the natural parc of Camargue, national reserve of Provence, wild land of an exceptional beauty and wonderful heritage: Ponds, white horses, pink flamingos, black bulls... Visit of les Saintes Maries de la Mer, capital of Camargue and city of traditions where you'll overlook the mediteranean sea from the top of the bell tower (entrance included).
Time is slow in Provence. Visit the highlights of Provence in a Slow Tour: Gordes and its limestone, Senanque abbey and its lavender, Roussillon and its ochre. In Provence, we enjoy tasty and local products: try honey and wine during the tour... Finish your day surrounded by the cliffs of ochre! A day of unique experiences!
Take your time in the city of Vaison la Romaine and visit its roman sites. Discover the beautiful Mediterranean products in the market! With your guide, buy your AOC cheese made by a master cheese maker and taste it with the AOC wines: does the taste match or not? Then, the hilltop village of Séguret welcomes you for a homemade lunch with a wonderful view among the vines and the Dentelles de Montmirail. Finish your day with a wine tasting!
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 Luberon : Gordes, the white and its limestone, Roussillon the red and its ochers surrounded by your first lavender fields. You will also have the pleasure to take the fresh air in the charming Fontaine de Vaucluse and its beautiful.
You’ll finish your day in the French capital of lavender, the village of Sault, meeting farmers in their lavender farm et discovering the way lavender essential oil extraction. Then you’ll visit the village of Sault : would you want to try lavender ice cream?