Provençal market and lavender in the Valensole Plateau
Attractions & guided tours

Provençal market and lavender in the Valensole Plateau

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the blooming lavender fields in the Valensole Plateau
  • Stroll through a provençal market
  • Discover the Occitane Museum
What to expect

Discover the essence of Provence with this fullday tour of Aix-en-Provence, lavender fields of Valensole Plateau and the Musée de l'Occitane.

Departing from Avignon, you'll drive to Aix-en-Provence, well known for its cultural heritage. Elegant city where the light has something unique and flows in every little streets and places, Aix-en-Provence inspired many impressionism painters. You'll stroll through a provençal market where you can find a variety of fish, vegetables, fruits, olive oil and truffles.

You'll then head to Valensole Plateau. You'll pass by picturesque roads lined with golden wheat and blue lavender prairies as far as the eye can see. Many photo stops are included and free time to visit the village.

On the way back, you'll stop in L'Occitane cosmetics factory and visit the museum displaying the history of the trademark. You'll enjoy products at preferential rates.

Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Transportation in 8-seater A/C minibus
    • English-speaking driver/guide
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks unless specified
    • Personal expenses
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Entrance fees unless specified
    Reduced price
    • Infant (0-3): free of charge
    • Children (4-11)
    Where

    Avignon Tourist Office, 41 cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon

    Meeting point:

    Meet us 10 minutes before departure in front of the Avignon Tourist information centre.

    What to remember
    • Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Provence Reservation
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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