Provence Wineries And Luberon Villages Day Trip From Aix-en-Provence

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    9am Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Central Aix-en-Provence
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point

Overview

Combine fine wines with spectacular Provencal scenery on this full-day tour from Aix-en-Provence! After visiting two wineries in the Ctes de Provence St-Victoire winemaking region and sampling their exquisite wines, spend the afternoon in the Luberon region exploring the villages of Lourmarin, Roussillon and Gordes with your friendly guide!

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views

Know More about this tour

Leave Aix-en-Provence in the morning, and travel east by minivan to the foothills of St-Victoire Mountain, a stunning peak that rises some 3,317 feet (1,011 meters), dominating the Provencal landscape. A popular winemaking region, the softly sloping hills are home to countless vineyards that thrive with the temperate climate and fertile soils. In turn, this produces some of Provences best wines full bodied with abundant minerality.

Visit two of the renowned Ctes de Provence St-Victoire wineries, and sample glasses of their prized reds and ross during wine-tasting sessions with your guide. Learn about the region, the different wines and their subtle complexities that afford their winning flavors.

Return to Aix-en-Provence for lunch (own expense), and then meet your guide at the pre-arranged time for your afternoon in the Luberon region. Embodying picturesque rural France at its finest, the area is peppered with hilltop hamlets and villages and youll see the best of them!

Spend time at leisure in Lourmarin and snap photos against the Castle Provences first Renaissance castle. Continue by minivan along the scenic river valley of Combe of Lourmarin, and then arrive in the neighboring village of Bonnieux, for a photo stop.

Travel through more swathes of soft-hued countryside, passing a Roman arched bridge called Pont Julien, and then take a stroll through the village of Roussillon known for its orange clay cliffs that are tinged from the soils rich ochre pigments.

Before returning to Aix, visit Gordes, a cliff-top village, to soak up its dramatic view. Head back to Aix and finish your tour at the start point in the early evening.

Inclusions

  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minibus
  • 2 wine tastings

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

Minimum drinking age is 18 years

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