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Classic old town Avignon from the Romans to the Pope's - half day private tour

Classic old town Avignon from the Romans to the Pope's - half day private tour

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7
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$178.72
Price varies by group size
From
$178.72
Price varies by group size
Discover the highlights of Avignon’s UNESCO-listed Old Town in just half a day: this private tour offers the perfect introduction to the city. Pick between morning and afternoon departure times, and set off on foot. You’ll discover the Palais des Papes (a centuries-old, fortified papal palace), the Pont d’Avignon (the city’s iconic bridge), Les Halles (its bustling, historical marketplace), and more. As you go, learn the secrets behind the sights from your guide.
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* A traveler said: "My husband and I loved our entire day with Christopher guiding us through the streets of Avignon and Palais des Papes. His enjoyment of doing what he loves made our experience even more special. We loved having the extra history and information that Chris imparted and his relaxed pace and personable style endeared us to him and the area."


Avignon Walking Tour including Skip-the-Line Entrance to the Pope's Palace

Avignon Walking Tour including Skip-the-Line Entrance to the Pope's Palace

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45
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.70
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$66.70
See the best of beautiful, medieval Avignon on this 3-hour walking tour with skip-the-line access to Popes’ Palace. Learn the history of this exquisite UNESCO-listed city with ancient Roman roots and celebrity as the 14th-century seat of the Papacy. Admire hilltop views of the Rhône River, breeze into Popes’ Palace to tour the ornate chambers and chapels, and enjoy a glass of Côtes du Rhône wine near the Place de l’Horloge.
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* A traveler said: "The Guide Anais was perfect. Nice, polite, interesting stories and lots of knowledge. I enjoyed being on the Tour."


Provence Cru Wine Small-Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

Provence Cru Wine Small-Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

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57
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.36
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$89.36
Sample the fine wines of Provence on this half-day small-group tasting tour from Avignon. Visit three different wineries in Vacqueyras, Gigondas, and Chateauneuf du Pape; learn more about French winemaking and wine appellations; and sample an array of grand or premier cru wines.
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* A traveler said: "Gordana is an awesome tour guide, passionate and energetic - she speaks perfect English so you don’t have to take any second thought to go with her. She is thoughtful and sociable with everyone, if not that our stay is short we’d go with her for another day! After all, the wine experience is top too, perfect weather, tasty wines, and good company!"


Provence Lavender Small Group Half-Day Trip

Provence Lavender Small Group Half-Day Trip

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124
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.70
From
$66.70
Take in the stunning French countryside on a half-day tour of Provence’s lavender fields from Avignon. In a small group, wind through undulating hills and fragrant seas of lavender, stop in the charming village of Sault to peruse local soaps, flowers, essential oils, and honey. Visit a lavender producer and discover the fascinating distillation process and learn the benefits of lavender essential oil. You will also enjoy multiple photo stops throughout Sault and the surrounding lavender fields.
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* A traveler said: "Jean was really helpful throughout the whole tour. The tour shoes you the essentials of the area. Jean had a great knowledge of the sights and was extremely helpful throughout the entire experience. The Abbey was not in full bloom but it was still great to see. Overall a fantastic opportunity to see the fields and get all the insight knowledge."


Nimes, Uzes & Pont du Gard Small Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

Nimes, Uzes & Pont du Gard Small Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

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52
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.40
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$83.40
Provence is famous for its hilltop villages and scenic landscapes, but it’s also home to some of the most impressive Roman ruins in France. This small-group half-day tour will take you back in time, as you see the magnificent Roman amphitheater and Maison Carrée in Nîmes, stroll the medieval streets of Uzes, and visit the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard aqueduct.
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* A traveler said: "Pont du Gard was amazing. Ann was a fantastic guide. She was punctual on the pick up, spoke excellent English, knew her history of the sites and was a great driver on the twisty hilly roads."


Rhone Valley Wine Tour with Chateauneuf-du-Pape & Tavel from Avignon

Rhone Valley Wine Tour with Chateauneuf-du-Pape & Tavel from Avignon

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65
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.88
From
$84.88
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Rhône Valley wine country on this half-day tour from Avignon. In a small group, wind through verdant hills en route to two esteemed wine estates where you’ll take guided tours and taste sumptuous AOC-classified wines, from crisp rosés in Tavel to an array of world-class varietals in Châteauneuf-du-Pape.
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* A traveler said: "Julien provided an excellent afternoon with exceptional knowledge, visits (2) to family run wineries, pridefully producing delicious wine. Overall a wonderful afternoon. Definitely recommend. Well worth the cost."


Châteauneuf du Pape Wine Day Tasting Tour including Lunch from Avignon

Châteauneuf du Pape Wine Day Tasting Tour including Lunch from Avignon

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46
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$190.63
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$190.63
Indulge in a full day of wine tasting as you roam the vineyards and medieval villages of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, one of the region’s most important wine appellations. Explore the villages of Gigondas and Vacqueyras, stopping at traditional wineries to sample both red and white wines, and learn the secrets of local wine production. This small-group tour from Avignon also includes a delicious 2-course lunch.
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* A traveler said: "This was the highlight of our holiday. Very curated tour of interesting vineyards with amazing wines. Our tour guide, Nikola, was fantastic. Highly recommend this tour."


Roman Sites Small-Group Day Trip from Avignon, Including Nîmes and Uzès

Roman Sites Small-Group Day Trip from Avignon, Including Nîmes and Uzès

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79
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.94
From
$90.94
Explore Provence of millennia past on this small-group tour from Avignon. With an expert guide, visit beautifully preserved ancient ruins and hear stories of Roman settlement and culture in southern France. Highlights of your tour include Nîmes' Roman amphitheater and Maison Carrée (Square House), the Fenestrelle Tower in Uzès, and the magnificent Pont du Gard aqueduct – UNESCO-listed site.
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* A traveler said: "A must for better understanding of Roman influence/impact in France, if not for the sheer awe-inspiring Pont du Gard aqueduct. We then joined the afternoon tour of Luberon area for wine and olive oil tasting. Guide had a great handle on the history and culture of the region."


Luberon, Roussillon & Gordes Half-Day Tour from Avignon

Luberon, Roussillon & Gordes Half-Day Tour from Avignon

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29
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.40
From
$83.40
Discover the colorful landscapes of Provence on this half-day tour of the Luberon Valley from Avignon. Admire the ochre cliffs of Roussillon and the blooming lavender fields; visit the picturesque hilltop village of Gordes; and see historic landmarks such as the Abbey of Senanque.
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* A traveler said: "The natural grandeur of La Fontaine de Vaucluse. The beautiful ochre of Roussillon. The view from Gordes."


Saint Remy, Les Baux and Pont du Gard Small Group Day Trip

Saint Remy, Les Baux and Pont du Gard Small Group Day Trip

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19
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$78.81
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$78.81
Journey back in time to Roman and medieval Provence on this half-day tour from Avignon. Visit Saint-Rémy-de-Provence to see the triumphal arch and funeral monument. Continue to the rocky hilltop village of Les Baux de Provence to explore key sites like St Vincent Church, the Hôtel des Porcelets and the ruins of Baux’s medieval castle, and finish with a stop at the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard, a towering Roman aqueduct.
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* A traveler said: "Just excellent way to visit the overall area in the beginning of our vacation. Jeremy was excellent. We all enjoyed ourselves and learned a lot. We then went back to key areas where we wanted to spend more time. Many thanks to Jeremy. Nelson Burns"


Culture and Wine in Chateauneuf du Pape Small-Group Day Trip

Culture and Wine in Chateauneuf du Pape Small-Group Day Trip

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24
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.88
From
$84.88
Discover the rich traditions and flavors of Rhône Valley wine country on a guided wine-tasting tour from Avignon. With a small group of fellow wine enthusiasts, spend a half day visiting one or two distinguished wine estates in the Châteauneuf-du-Pape territory to sample and learn about local varietals. Your excursion includes fascinating estate tours and intimate tasting sessions in a breathtaking natural setting.
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* A traveler said: "Your guide was knowledgeable, friendly, and organized. I wish we had spent less time in Orange and more time in wineries. Maybe 2 wineries instead of 1. But nonetheless, we had fun. Thank you."


Wine tour of Châteauneuf du Pape, gastronomy, wines & joie de vivre private tour

Wine tour of Châteauneuf du Pape, gastronomy, wines & joie de vivre private tour

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5
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$446.79
Price varies by group size
From
$446.79
Price varies by group size
Discover one of France’s most storied winemaking regions, and enjoy a luxurious day out, when you book this private tour of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Following morning pickup at your area hotel, set off in a comfortable vehicle. During the day, you’ll visit three different wineries, where you’ll learn about the grape varietals that go into Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines, will discover the region’s history, and will enjoy tutored tastings. You’ll also visit a traditional bistro for lunch (own expense).
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* A traveler said: "Great trip, excellent choice of four very different vineyards and superb hosts looking after us. Highly recommended for anyone seeking a memorable visit to Châteauneuf-du-Pape."


Provence Picturesque Villages Small Group Day Trip from Avignon

Provence Picturesque Villages Small Group Day Trip from Avignon

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28
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$78.81
From
$78.81
Discover Provence’s lavender fields and enchanting villages with a 5-hour trip from Avignon. Travel through the countryside by comfortable coach, marveling at the bursts of color that make up the region’s Mediterranean landscape. See the ochre quarries of Roussillon, visit the hilltop town of Gordes and enjoy a refreshing walk in Fontaine de Vaucluse. The small-group format ensures a custom experience for all!
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* A traveler said: "Our tour to Roussillion, Gordes and Vauclause with Amar was wonderful. He was a great guide and explained things very well. Well worth the trip."


Arles and Camargue Small-Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

Arles and Camargue Small-Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon

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21
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.40
From
$83.40
Discover the historic wonders of Arles and the natural landscapes of the Camargue on this half-day tour from Avignon. Follow in the footsteps of Van Gogh and admire the Roman ruins of Arles on a guided walking tour; look out for Camargue horses, pink flamingoes, and black bulls in the Camargue region; then visit the Camargue village of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer.
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* A traveler said: "I had an amazing experience with this tour. Gordana was knowledgeable and show us the best of everything. She was also flexible on all our requests. Highly recommended !!!!"


Cooking workshop with an exceptional chef in Avignon

Cooking workshop with an exceptional chef in Avignon

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21
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.10
Price varies by group size
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$69.10
Price varies by group size
Cooking classes start at 9 a.m. with an appointment at the Cuisine Centr'Halles located inside the Les Halles d'Avignon market. We start with a visit to the Market to talk about local products, taste and especially create our menu together. We'll choose our ingredients and craft our menu, then head back to the kitchen for our class and cook our lunch. Lunch is included and consists of the menu we have prepared, water, wine and coffee. The full event ends at 1:30 p.m. Cooking demonstrations are a fun and light alternative to cooking classes. These begin at 9 a.m. with a meeting inside the market at the Cuisine Centr'Halles. We start with a market visit and tastings at some of my favorite vendors. We then return to the kitchen to prepare my tapenade recipes and some other daily preparations.
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* A traveler said: "I enjoyed the flexibility of the programme, a mix of watching and doing. All questions were answered! Jon is a great chef with a wide range of experience in culinary affairs. I enjoyed learning and chatting with him. I was alone, but joined another couple and we all had a really good experience."


Provence Highlights Full-Day Tour from Avignon

Provence Highlights Full-Day Tour from Avignon

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72
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.02
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$137.02
With just one day to experience Provence, this full-day tour from Avignon includes the famous lavender fields (seasonal), picturesque hilltop towns, and Provencal markets. Visit historic landmarks such as Senanque Abbey and the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard; explore the towns of Roussillon, les Baux de Provence, and Gordes; and follow in the footsteps of Van Gogh in Saint Remy de Provence.
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* A traveler said: "Gordana our guide was amazing! She told us about everything! She was kind and friendly. The tour was worthy, there were a lot of spot to see."


Luberon Villages Day Trip from Aix-en-Provence

Luberon Villages Day Trip from Aix-en-Provence

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120
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$133.19
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$133.19
Discover one charming Provencal village after another on this day trip from Aix-en-Provence. Cliff-top settlements, sprawling vineyards, antique shops and a 12th-century abbey surrounded by lavender fields are just some of the postcard-perfect sights you will encounter. Traveling by air-conditioned luxury minibus, visit the Luberon towns of Lourmarin, Isle-sur-Sorgue, Roussillon and Gordes. Snap memorable photos as an informative guide shares engaging commentary along the way.
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* A traveler said: "A very pleasant day spent in such beautiful places!! Rémy is very knowledgeable in a wide range of subjects and I recommend very much this tour."


Small Group Provence and Lavender Museum Day Trip from Avignon

Small Group Provence and Lavender Museum Day Trip from Avignon

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72
  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.19
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$115.19
Soak up Provence’s exquisite natural beauty on a full-day tour from Avignon. Cross expansive plateaus covered in lavender blooms as you travel to several enchanting French villages such as Sault and Roussillon. Browse lavender shop and markets, visit the hilltop town of Gordes and learn all about Provence’s symbolic flower at Lavender Museum in Coustellet. The small-group format ensures a flexible and personalized tour.
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* A traveler said: "The trip was carefully planned with great selection of placess and lavender gardens. Also Guide was fabulous and she had great knowledge about the history. Enjoyed it and definitely reocmmend it."


Winetour - Wine Tour Half Day

Winetour - Wine Tour Half Day

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7
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.32
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$95.32
Beaumes de Venise, wine tasting Vacqueyras, wine tasting Châteauneuf du Pape, wine tasting, point of view and visit of the village
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Avignon, Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Les Baux de Provence Tour from Marseille

Avignon, Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Les Baux de Provence Tour from Marseille

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49
  • 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$154.89
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$154.89
Soak up the bounty, beauty and history of Provence on a full-day trip from Marseille. In Avignon, the ‘City of Popes,’ you’ll discover ancient and medieval art and architecture on a guided, small-group tour. Pop into the Popes’ Palace (own expense) before continuing to Châteauneuf-du-Pape to sample fine Provençal wines in an elegant château. Finish with a visit to the medieval hilltop village of Les Baux de Provence.
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* A traveler said: "It was an amazing tour. Our guide/driver, Remy from Tylene Tours was very charming and knowledgeable. It was a pleasure to spend the day with him."


Visit Avignon and Villeneuve lez Avignon aboard a Double-Decker Bus

Visit Avignon and Villeneuve lez Avignon aboard a Double-Decker Bus

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30
  • 1 hour to 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$16.17
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$16.17
Discover Avignon and Villeneuve-lès-Avignon aboard the convertible double-decker bus! Enjoy unique views at 4 meters high, we promise you an unforgettable visit! Go up and down freely thanks to the hop on / off stops, to explore at your own pace the different places such as the Pont d'Avignon, the Chartreuse, the Fort St André, the Philippe Bel Tower, the island of Barthelasse and many others. The tour is commented in 10 languages + a special comment child, thanks to individual headphones offered to boarding. A departure every hour from 40 Cours Jean-Jaurès (opposite the Tourist Office). Departure 10h - 11h -12h - 13h - 15h - 16h! Attention, no departure at 14h.
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* A traveler said: "The female tour guide is very helpul and freindly. The bus is high quality, clean. The each destination always on time. The informations on bus so much that you could be find out anything for trip in avignon and neibourgh areas"


Small-Group Day Trip to Arles, the Alpilles and Pont du Gard from Avignon

Small-Group Day Trip to Arles, the Alpilles and Pont du Gard from Avignon

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14
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.10
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$125.10
Experience Provence at its storybook best as you journey through rolling vineyards, medieval villages, and artist’s havens on this full-day tour from Avignon. Follow in the footsteps of Van Gogh in Saint-Paul-de-Mausole; explore the Provencal market town of Arles; and take in the views from hilltop Les-Baux-de-Provence. Then, step back in time with a visit to the Roman aqueduct Pont-du-Gard, before sampling fine Rhône Valley wines with a tasting at an organic winery in Tavel.
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* A traveler said: "Vero was the best tour guide ever. The sights, the explanations, the schedule... everything was great! One hundred percent recommended! You MUST book this day trip. No doubts."


Châteauneuf-du-Pape Small-Group Wine Day Tour from Avignon

Châteauneuf-du-Pape Small-Group Wine Day Tour from Avignon

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.88
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$84.88
Discover Provence’s ancient roots and winemaking traditions on a half-day tour of the Gigondas and Châteauneuf-du-Pape vineyards from Avignon. Wind through the verdant vineyards of the Rhône Valley to distinguished wine estates in both areas to sample fine wines and learn about local varietals. Explore the ruins of the Pope's formal summer residence in Châteauneuf-du-Pape before heading back to Avignon.
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* A traveler said: "Enthusiastic guide made trip a great experience. The wine tasting was a pleasurable experience. The Roman ruins have to be seen to be believed."


Luberon Villages Half-Day Tour from Aix-en-Provence

Luberon Villages Half-Day Tour from Aix-en-Provence

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72
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.76
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$84.76
While the afternoon away discovering charming hilltop villages in the Luberon region on this 6-hour tour from Aix-en-Provence. Admire breathtaking Provencal landscapes as you explore Gordes, Lourmarin, Bonnieux and Roussillon. An informative guide shares historical commentary and takes you to the most picturesque spots, including Pont Julien, a 12th-century church and more. Round-trip transport by luxury minibus included.
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* A traveler said: "My husband and I had a very enjoyable day with our guide R’emy. He was very informative and interesting explaining all about the region and the people who live in the villages. Would definitely recommend this trip."


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