Full day tour of Avignon, Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Les Baux de Provence
Activities

Full day tour of Avignon, Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Les Baux de Provence

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the Roman aqueduct Pont du Gard and Les Baux de Provence
  • Visit the Popes's Palace (entrance fee not included)
  • Wine-tasting in a winery in Chateauneuf-du-Pape
What to expect

Set off to explore the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Provence !

While driving along the docks between the Rhône river and the medieval walls, you will enter Avignon, the majestic city of the Popes. Take a look at Saint-Benezet Bridge, famous for the children's song “Sur le Pont d'Avignon”, and see the Popes' Palace which is the biggest Gothic-styled Palace in Europe (entrance tickets not included).

In the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, of which the castle dominates the vineyard, discover the wines of the Rhône river valley in one of the numerous cellars of the village (wine-tasting included).

Drive to Pont du Gard, best preserved remains of the Roman aqueduct which supplied water to the city of Nîmes.

The tour continues toward the Alpilles mountain range. Located on a rocky spur overlooking the valley, the medieval village of Les Baux de Provence will lead you to an unforgettable journey into the past. From March to December, possibility to attend the sound and light show about Vincent Van Gogh in Les Carrières de Lumières (entrance fee not included) instead of visiting the village.

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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
    • Entrance fees to Pont du Gard
    • Wine-tasting in Châteauneuf-du-Pape
    • English-speaking professional driver/guide
    • Transportation in 8-seater A/C minibus
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Personal expenses
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Entrance fees unless specified
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 4-11)
    Where

    Radisson Blu Hotel, 38 Quai Rive Neuve, 13007 Marseille

    Meeting point:

    Meet us 15 minutes before departure time of the tour in front of Radisson Blu Hotel.

    What to remember
    • Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day
    • From March to December, possibility to attend the sound and light show 'Van Gogh, the Starry Night' in Les Carrières de Lumières (entrance fee not included) instead of visiting the village of Les Baux de Provence
    • End of the tour may be delayed from 45 mn to 1 hour due to the road traffic in Marseille

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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Provence Tours
    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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