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Treasures of Provence

Treasures of Provence

9 to 10 hours From
AU$199 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Provence
  • Duration
    9 to 10 hours
  • Tour Code
    PRE-18-4787
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Thu, Sat, Sun
9 to 10 hours From
AU$199 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Provence
  • Duration
    9 to 10 hours
  • Tour Code
    PRE-18-4787
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Thu, Sat, Sun
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsAdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTourTour Tour of Orange, St Remy de Provence, Les Baux de Provence & Arles. Includes wine tasting in Châteauneuf-du-Pape.TransportationTransportation Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus/van

Summary

Enjoy a full day tour of Orange, Arles, Les Baux de Provence and Saint-Remy de Provence. Enjoy local wines in Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

This tour departs from Avignon. 

Schedule:
Summer: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, Winter: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

Itinerary

In Arles, walk through the city to discover the Roman heritage : the amphitheater, the Roman theater and the ancient sites still well preserved and painted by Van Gogh between 1888 and 1890 (La Maison Jaune, Le Cafe la Nuit, Le Jardin de l'Hôtel Dieu). Enjoy the market in Arles on Saturday morning.

Photo stop in Les Baux de Provence to admire the village from the Val d'Enfer panoramic view.

Enjoy the audiovisual show (ticket included) in the Carrières de Lumière, a multimedia exhibition of famous paintings are displayed on the walls of the quarry accompanied by music. Picasso will be the theme in 2018. The Carrières de Lumière are closed from January to beginning of March: more time will be allowed in the village of Les Baux during this period.

In Saint-Rémy de Provence, take a look at the Roman monuments and at Saint-Paul de Mausole to see some sites painted by Van Gogh (entrance fee not included).

Panoramic tour of the city of Orange to discover the Roman Arch of Triumph, symbol of the Roman imperialism glory. Visit the impressive Roman Theater and see the stage wall (entrance ticket and audio guide included).

Drive through the vineyards between Orange and Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and stop for panoramic view on the Rhone river valley from the old-castle of Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Wine tasting in a property in Chateauneuf du Pape.

Note: Provencal markets in Orange on Thursday and in Arles on Saturday.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees to monuments and wine-tastings as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transportation in a minivan
  • Pick-up service from hotels in Avignon except for Arles.

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