CYCLING AROUND MONT VENTOUX (4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS)

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SPSA13 – CYCLING AROUND MONT VENTOUX – 4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS - $1260.15

Departure from Vaison-la-Romaine

 

ITINERARY

 

2017 Departures

- 14 to 17 April

- 20 to 23 April

- 5 to 8 May

- 19 to 22 June

- 6 to 9 July

- 28 September to 1 October

- 5 to 8 October

- 12 to 15 October

 

Level: Moderate with electric bike, from 3 to 6 hours per day.

 

DAY 1 - Arrival in the land of Vaucluse

Arrival at Vaison la Romaine around noon.  Free lunch.

Early afternoon – Meet your guide and take your electrical bike for 20km ride to Malaucène followed by Bédoin, two highlights of cycling buff to the famous giant of Provence

Evening arrival to Bédoin’ accommodation and welcome by your hosts.

Dinner and overnight accommodation.

 

DAY 2 - Gorges of the Nesque and Val Sault

Breakfast.

Morning departure from Bédoin to the plateau of Sault through the beautiful gorges of the Nesque, classified Reserve of Biosphere. After the Verdon Gorge, the Gorges of La Nesque are the most spectacular of Provence: this canyon about 12 kilometres long by the Nesque and exceeds 400 metres deep in some places. Arrival at Monieux you will discover the Val de Sault, its scent of late summer, the terrain that surrounds it and giving this country a pleasant feeling of being protected in a jewel case.

 

Evening arrival in Sault and welcome by your hosts.

Dinner and overnight accommodation.

 

DAY 3 - Plateau d'Albion and perched villages

Breakfast.

Morning you hit the road to discover Ferrassieres, small village on the edge of the plateau of Albion at 1000 m altitude, known for its production of fine Lavender. Your tour continues to the village of Montbrun-les-Bains, known for its thermal waters.

Noon arrival at Montbrun-les-Bains and welcomed by your hosts. Free time for lunch.

Afternoon choices: Discover Montbrun and its surroundings in complete freedom, or relax from 14: 00 to the thermal Spa (optional).

Dinner at a gourmet restaurant (1.5km from your hotel)

Overnight accommodation.

 

 

DAY 4 - Toulourenc Valley, at the foot of the Mount Ventoux

Breakfast.

Morning your last step around the Mont Ventoux will bring you back to the starting point of the circuit. The wild Toulourenc valley will change you, on the slopes you will discover new villages like Brantes. After the panoramic lunch break, are the villages of Mollans-sur-Ouvèze and Entrechaux, which will be the last checkpoints of your electric bicycle trip.

Arrival to Vaison la Romaine by 17.00 and end of the stay

 

Note

The program is not fixed and situations beyond our control can change the course. On-site, our guides may change the route depending on the weather or if the safety of the group requires.

 

Included

- 3-star hotel accommodation on twin share

- 3 breakfast

- 1 picnic flavours and local products lunch

- 1 lunch

- 3 dinners

- Assistance by your guide from day 1 to day 4. (Price based on a service between 09:00 and 18:00)

- Electric bike rental and adequate technical equipment (batteries, spare, necessary troubleshooting, transport bags, etc.)

- Luggage transport

 

Excluded

- Transport to and from Vaison-la-Romaine

- Lunches on day 1 and 3

- Massage, Jacuzzi and Spa (optional)

- All services not mentioned in the program

- Personal visits, drinks, souvenirs and other personal expenses

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