From Avignon: Treasures of Provence Full-Day Tour

From Avignon: Treasures of Provence Full-Day Tour

From $143.94 per person

Explore Arles as you walk in Van Gogh’s footsteps. Discover the Roman monuments. Experience the “Salvador Dali” light show at the Carrières de Lumières. Enjoy 2 wine tastings.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Spend the day exploring the beautiful treasures of Provence
  • See the stunning vineyards of Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Walk in the footsteps of Vincent Van Gogh and see the sites that inspired his artwork
Full description
Spend the day exploring the beauty of Provence. Head to Orange where you will take a panoramic tour of the city and visit the Roman theater, one of the best-preserved in the world (entrance fee included). Then take a sightseeing tour in the vineyards of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Hear explanations about "terroir," grape varieties and wine tasting at a winery and learn about vinification and storing wines.  On Thursdays, visit the traditional market in Orange; on Saturdays visit the market in Arles (from April 1, 2019, the visit and the stop in Orange will be replaced by a wine tasting in the village of Gigondas).  Continue to St Remy de Provence. Stop at the roman monuments and sites painted by Van Gogh, who spent 1 year at the mental hospital close to the roman monuments. See les Baux de Provence, a picturesque medieval village built on a rocky spur in the Alpilles mountains. In Arles, take a walking tour to the Roman and medieval monuments and the sites painted by Van Gogh during the time he lived in the city between 1888 and 1889, including the inspiration for the yellow house, the garden at the hospital and the night café.
Includes
  • Roman theater in Orange
  • Salvador Dali" light show at Carrières de Lumières (from March 6, 2019, to January 3, 2021).
  • Wine Tasting in Gigondas and Châteauneuf du Pape (until March 31, 2020. From April 1, 2020 onwards there will be 2 wine tastings in Châteauneuf du Pape.)
  • Food and drinks (unless specified)
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

In front of the tourist information center of Avignon, 41 cours Jean Jaurès.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
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