Lavender Route Small-Group Guided Day Trip From Avignon

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    41 Cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon, France, , Traveler pickup is offered, Please write down your accommodation's address and we will be pleased to pick you up there or, if not accessible by car, to .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore some of the most secret lavender fields of Provence on this small-group day trip from Avignon. During the harvest season we will be happy to take you to a local farm, where you'll have the chance to watch over the distillation of lavender. Discover top attractions including 12th-century Snanque Abbey with its famous lavender fields (end of June - beginning of August), and visit traditional Provenal villages such as Gordes and Roussillon home to the famous Ochre Trail. Along the way to Sault's plateau, admire beautiful views over rolling lavender fields stretching into the distance and enjoy personal attention from your tour guide on this small-group tour, limited to 8 people.

Highlights

  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: The Lavender Museum, Coustellet, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Learn the role lavender plays in Provences economy and culture (introduction to lavender, short movie, shop). During the harvest time (mid-July - mid-August) this visit is replaced by a stop at a local lavender farm, where you will have the chance to watch over the distillation of lavender flowers and the production of essential oil.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Head onward to 12th-century Snanque Abbey nestled among lush forests and beautiful lavender fields, widely considered among the regions top attractions. Visit the outdoor part of the abbey with its lavender in bloom.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vieille Ville de Gordes, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Enjoy free time through the streets of Gordes and admire sweeping views from its vantage point on the high hillsides of the Vaucluse mountains.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Le Sentier Des Ocres De Roussillon, Roussillon, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Continue on to Roussillon a colourful village famous for its ochre walls. Here, you can opt for the pretty Ochre Path (entrance fee not included - 2.50/adult) and discover the natural beauty of Roussillon's surrounding area or for a simple stroll on the streets of the village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Chateau St Saturnin Les Apt, Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, Apt, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Following the blooming stage of lavender, we will be happy to show you the brightest and most scenic lavender fields in the area (on the slopes of the Luberon or on the plateau of Sault).

Duration: 1 hour

Inclusions

Driver/tour guide

Live commentary on board

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Parking fees, tolls and fuel

Bottled water

Exclusions

Entrance fees, unless specified

Food and drinks

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Not wheelchair accessible

Infant seats available

Children must be accompanied by an adult

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

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