PRAV13 – PROVENCE TREASURES – 9H – From $196.00
Departure from Avignon
April to October ($204.75): Mon. Thu. Sat. & Sun. Dep. 9.00 / Ret. 19.00
November to March ($196.00): Mon. Thu. & Sat. Dep. 9.00 / Ret. 18.00
Visit of Orange : panoramic tour to discover its Roman Arch of Triumph, symbol of the Roman imperialism glory, and visit of its Antique Theatre (entrance included)one of the best-preserved theatre of the Roman Empire thanks to the stage wall.
Wine tour through the vineyards between Orange and Châteauneuf-du-Pape and stop for panoramic view of the Rhône river valley from the Castle of Châteauneuf-du-Pape.
Wine-tasting in a cellar in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. You will discover the history of this famous house, born in Châteauneuf-du-Pape 100 years ago. In a traditional shop, you will find a wide range of wines and Provençal specialities.
Photo stop at Saint Paul de Mausole in Saint Rémy de Provence, hospital where the painter Vincent Van Gogh stayed for one year.
Les Baux de Provence, village located upon a rock at 245 metres high, with its historical pedestrian centre: the museum of Santons, the Hotel des Porcelets, beautiful house of the 16th century, the St Vincent Church, pretty Romanesque building... From 1 April 2017, the stop in Les Baux de Provence will be replaced by a photo stop of the village and the entrance to see the show at Les Carrières de Lumières (ticket included). Show 2017: Bosch, Bruegel, Arcimboldo.
Walking tour in Arles, Roman heritage with its famous amphitheatre, antique theatre and its ancient sites still conserved painted by Van Gogh: The Yellow House, The Night Café, the Hotel Dieu garden…
Free time for lunch on your own.
Provençal market in Orange on Thursday and in Arles on Saturday.
The order of visits will then change accordingly.
- Pick up and drop off at your hotel in Avignon (if accessible by minibus)
- Transport in an air-conditioned and comfortable minibus
- English speaking driver
- Wine tasting
- Entrance tickets to the Antique Theatre
- Entrance tickets to Les Carrières de Lumières show (From April 2017)
- Personal expenses