KA9 - LAVENDER IN BLOOM (11H30) – $284.40 per person - minimum 5 persons
Departure from Lyon
Daily June and July only
From 07.30 to 19.00
In the morning, visit the impressive medieval castle of Suze la Rousse from the 13th century which today houses the internationally recognised University of Wine.
Then, take a picturesque road through lavender fields & make several stops for photos! Meet a lavender producer and learn how to cultivate and harvest this aromatic plant which enters in so many perfumes, soaps and beauty care products.
At lunch, savour a typical Provence meal in La Garde Adhemar listed as one of the most beautiful village in France. Lunch not included.
In the afternoon, enjoy a stunning view of the majestic Château de Grignan Renaissance style surrounded by lavender fields. Stroll through this enchanting village famous for the Marquise de Sauvigné letters who described the Versailles life under Louis 14th reign.
Complete this journey at a family winery; learn about vine-growing and the wine-making process before tasting several Cotes du Rhone wines in a friendly atmosphere.
- English Speaking guide.
- One wine tasting