The Best of Provence (Private)
4 Days Private Escorted Tour from Avignon, Orange, St. Remy, Les Baux & Arles (option to extend to 5 days)

Features and Inclusions

  • 3 nights B&B in Avignon

  • Private transfers on day 1 & 4

  • Full Day shared tours on Day 2 & Half Day shared tour on day 3 in executive minivan (8 participants max) with driver-guide

  • Wine tasting in Chateauneuf-du-Pape

  • Optional Day Includes: 1 night B&B in Avignon, Half day shared tour on day 4 in executive minivan (8 participants max) with driver-guide, Lavender museum

  • Tour will Operate with a minimum of 2 people

  • Prices do not include: Flights, Drinks and other meals not mentioned, Tips, Luggage Handling

  • Note: While every endeavor is made to keep to the programs and prices outlined, ITS reserves the right to change, modify or cancel certain visits or accommodations and to adapt the price in consequence

 

 

Departures and Prices 2016

Starting April 1 - December 31, 2016

4-days with 3 Star Accommodations

Per Person In Twin

$ 1058.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 390.00

Supplement Avignon Festival July 1 - 31 per person/night

$ 50.00

4-days with 4 Star Accommodations

Per Person In Twin

$ 1190.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 440.00

Supplement Avignon Festival July 1 - 31 per person/night

$ 130.00

Optional 5 day Program
5-days with 3 Star Accommodations

Per Person In Twin

$ 1330.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 520.00

Supplement Avignon Festival July 1 - 31 per person/night

$ 50.00

5-days with 4 Star Accommodations

Per Person In Twin

$ 1500.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 590.00

Supplement Avignon Festival July 1 - 31 per person/night

$ 130.00

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

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Day 1: Avignon

Arrival in Avignon. Transfer from Avignon TGV-station to city center. Overnight in your hotel in Avignon. (O)

Day 2: Treasures of Provence

Breakfast at your hotel. Pick up at your hotel by your driver-guide and departure to Orange, city of art and history and outstanding for its exceptional historical heritage. As soon as you come inside the gates you will find yourself in the midst of Roman civilization with the Arch of Triumph standing majestically over the city. Visit the impressive Roman Theater. Continue for a wine tour and tasting through the vineyards between Orange and Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and stop for panoramic view on the Rhone river valley from the old-castle of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Then on to St-Remy-de-Provence, which highlights include ‘Les Antiques’, Grecian and Roman archaeological ruins. Your tour continue to Les-Baux-de-Provence, superb stone fortress labeled as ‘one of the most beautiful villages in France’. Your tour ends by Arles city sightseeing: Arles is noted for the wealth of its Roman and Romanesque heritage. Back to Avignon & overnight in your hotel. (B,O)

 

Day 3: Les Baux de Provence

Breakfast at your hotel. Pick up at your hotel by your driver-guide and departure to Les-Baux-de-Provence. Enjoy an Olive Oil tasting, entitled to the A.O.P. Label in a mill of the valley. Continue to the Alpilles hill range for a Wine tasting session. Sample the wines produced with biodynamic methods. Transfer to your hotel in Avignon. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at your hotel. (B,O)

 

Day 4: Avignon

Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer from your hotel to Avignon airport or TGV station. End of tour.  (B)

Optional Day 4: Avignon & Luberon

Breakfast at your hotel. Morning at leisure. Take the free time to stroll around Avignon. We suggest you to start with the Palace of the Popes, the largest gothic palace in Europe. Only a few minutes away, you will find the famous Pont d'Avignon (Avignon Bridge). In the afternoon transfer for a panoramic tour of Gordes : discover one of the most beautiful hilltop medieval villages of Provence, which is completely made with local dry stones called 'lauze'. Continue to Roussillon, hilltop village, surrounded by red, orange and yellow ochre cliffs, natural unusual landscape. Then head to Senanque Abbey and finish the day with a visit of the Lavender Museum. Back to Avignon & overnight at your hotel. (B,O)

Day 5: Avignon

Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer from your hotel to Avignon airport or TGV station. End of tour.  (B)

 

        



B=Breakfast; D=Dinner; O=Overnight                                              
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