Provence in One Day Small Group Day Trip from Avignon

Highlights

  • Explore UNESCO–listed Pont du Gard with your guide

  • Visit Roussillon, Gordes, and Luberon all in one day

  • Small group size allows a more personalized tour experience

  • Hassle-free, round-trip transportation from central Avignon

Summary

Start your morning with pickup from central Avignon and settle in for a daylong journey through the Provençal countryside. The first stop is a guided tour of Pont du Gard, a UNESCO World Heritage Site considered to be an ancient work of art. Admire the 1st-century Roman aqueduct, situated on the Gardon River, and then continue south to the medieval village of Les Baux de Provence. Take time to explore the stone-built town and enjoy lunch (own expense), and then continue the tour to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. Finally travel to the Luberon region known for its picturesque hilltop villages and vineyards. The area is known to have inspired some of the world’s most loved artists. Your last stops of the day include Roussillon, Gordes, and Fontaine de Vaucluse. Your tour ends with a drop-off back in Avignon.

Tour info

Duration
10 hours 30 minutes
Group Size
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Meeting Point
Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

Spend the day exploring the Provençal countryside with a small group on this full-day tour. Explore medieval towns, UNESCO-listed attractions, and Luberon hilltop villages with your guide. Avoid the worry of navigating in a foreign language. Instead, sit back in a comfortable 8-person van as your guide imparts local insights and history during your scenic journey.

What’s included?

  • Driver/guide

  • Transportation in air-conditioned minivan (8 seats)

  • Pont du Gard entrance ticket

  • Entry/Admission - Pont du Gard

  • Gratuities

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

  • Lunch

  • Hotel pick up / drop off

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Before you book

  • Duration: 10h 30m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Discover Provence’s ancient roots and winemaking traditions on a half-day tour of the Gigondas and Châteauneuf-du-Pape vineyards from Avignon. Wind through the verdant vineyards of the Rhône Valley to distinguished wine estates in both areas to sample fine wines and learn about local varietals. Explore the ruins of the Pope's formal summer residence in Châteauneuf-du-Pape before heading back to Avignon.

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