Full Day Avignon Private Tour Of Pope's Palace And Chateauneuf Du Pape From Nice
OverviewWith your private guide, enjoy a 9-hour Avignon sightseeing driving tour from Nice and discover the Pope's Palace or taste some local wines. Explore some of the highlights of the region, and as the tour is private, your itinerary can be customized according to your preferences.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Get inside tips from a local
Know More about this tour
From Nice we will set off on the motorway to the city of Avignon. Your first stop will take place in the historic center of the city, where you will visit the Palace of the Avignon Popes, consisting of the Old and New palaces. You will see one of the oldest fortresses in France with its strict and majestic architecture.
Then your guide will take you to the fortress of Wardrobe, where you will have free time to admire the magnificent work of artists under the guidance of Simone Martini and Matteo Giovanetti. Also, you will visit the Little Papal Palace, whose walls are decorated with canvases by Italian artists from the 13th to the 16th century. Dont miss the picture: "The Virgin with the Child" written by the young Botticelli in the hall dedicated to Gothic and Romance works.
Then you will go to the next point of our tour - the wine house Chateauneuf-du-Pape, which began its history more than 70 years ago in the heart of the Rhone valley. Here you have several options depending on your wishes and tastes. You will be invited to the tasting room for individual presentations and tastings.
Presentation of the wine house
Presentation of wines from the Rhone Valley
Tasting on the recommendation of the sommelier, taking into account your wishes
Visit the exposition store, where you will have the opportunity to make purchases.
If you prefer you can stay for lunch in Avignon or any other city along the route
Then your guide would take you back to Nice
Inclusions for Full Day Avignon Private Tour Of Pope's Palace And Chateauneuf Du Pape From Nice
- Private tour
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions for Full Day Avignon Private Tour Of Pope's Palace And Chateauneuf Du Pape From Nice
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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