1. France
  2. Provence
  3. Avignon
  4. Palais des Papes

From Marseille Port to Avignon and Chateauneuf du Pape

Product ID: 189018
See gallery
Enjoy this excursion from Marseille to visit Avignon and taste the wine from Chateauneuf du Pape.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration: 7 hours
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French

Select participants, date, and language:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • See the UNESCO listed town of Avignon
  • Visit the Pont d'Avignon and the Pope's Palace
  • Enjoy a wine-tasting experience
Full description
Meet your tour guide at the exit of the cruise terminal at Marseille seaport then drive to Avignon, the majestic city of the Popes, located on the bank of the Rhône River. Take a look at Saint-Benezet bridge, famous for the children's song Sur le Pont d'Avignon, and admire the Popes' Palace, which is the biggest Gothic-styled Palace in Europe. Do not miss the opportunity to purchase your ticket to visit it inside.

Have free time for lunch then take a sightseeing trip to the vineyards around Châteauneuf du Pape. Listen to explanations about terroir, grape varieties, vinification, and aging cellars. Stop at a winery for wine-tasting before returning to Marseille.
Includes
  • Pick up and drop-off at Marseille seaport
  • English-speaking driver/guide
  • Wine tasting
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Marseille Seaport cruise terminal. The driver will wait for you at the closest point possible to the ship's exit (this may involve a short walk) and will be holding a sign with the lead passenger's name written on it.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The pickup time may vary depending on the arrival time of your cruise ship at the Port of Marseille
Organized by

Provence Tours

Product ID: 189018