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From Marseille: Lavender Fields Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 349646
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See the blooming lavender fields at Valensole Plateau on this half-day tour from Marseille. Admire some of the most spectacular landscapes in Provence and learn more about the properties and uses of lavender essential oil.
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Duration: 5.5 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the blooming lavender fields and their incredible scent
  • Explore the picturesque Valensole Plateau
  • Enjoy a visit to a local lavender farm and learn more about how it's cultivated
Full description
This tour starts in Marseille, where a friendly local guide will be waiting to greet you and take you to the beautiful Valensole Plateau in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence region. Experience the sight (and scent) of the blooming lavender fields that stretch for over 800 kilometers.

En route from Marseille to Valensole, you’ll have the chance to discover the real Provence and enjoy the beautiful landscapes and villages that the region is known for. There will be plenty of stops and opportunities to take some photos of "the Blue Gold of Provence" and enjoy the incredible scent of the fields.

Finish your tour with a visit to a local lavender farm where you can learn more about the cultivation, distillation, and properties of lavender. This famous Provençal plant is known for its therapeutic and cosmetic virtues and is highly sought-after all over the world. Spend some time at the local farm before your tour guide drives you back to Marseille.
Includes
  • Transportation Valensole and farm
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the Radisson Blu Hotel

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From US$ 81.62 per person

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Provence Tours

Product ID: 349646