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Provence & Camargue

 

 

Services and Highlights

(5 days / 4 nights - Prices on request)

 

Executive coach for transfers and excursions according to the program.

Services of a professional guide throughout this tour (several languages available)

Accommodation in a 3-star hotel


Enjoy the breathtaking views of the French Riviera and of Provence! Do not miss the Roman heritage sites in Aviginon and Arles as well as discovering the city of Marseille and  the rich biological diversity of Camargue. Also on schedule : visit of the famous Pont du Gard.

 

Groups must be established before contacting us (9 participants minimum). If you are less than 9, we organise Private & Shared Tours.

 

Our know-how is our essential asset to guarantee high-quality tours all over France, as we have created a real network of partners, from coach companies to guides, hotels and gourmet restaurants. We selected them meticulously to ensure maximum comfort during your whole stay.

 

 

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Day 1: Marseille

Arrival Marseille airport & pick up by your driver & your guide.

Transfer & settle into your hotel in Saint-Maximin-la-Saint-Baume.

Welcome dinner & overnight in your hotel.


Day 2 : Marseille - Cassis - Calanques

Pick up at your hotel by your driver & your guide and transfer for a walking guided tour of Marseille city centre. Marseille, with its 26 centuries of history, is a city filled with plenty of art and culture, it has a lot of monuments, places of interest and museums to visit combining tradition and modernity. You will be pleased discovering the original Vieille Charité situated in Panier district, which is an ancient popular area completely renovated.
Here, you will be enjoy a guided visit of Mucem Museum, which focuses primarily on the Mediterranean cultures. According to weather conditions you will have the opportunity to undertake a mini-cruise discovering the Calanques. Marine valleys have deepened, creating veritable miniature fiords, remains of ancient valleys flooded by a rise in sea level since the last glaciation.

Back to Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume.

Dinner & overnight in your hotel.


Day 3: Arles - Aigues-Mortes - Saintes-Maries

Pick up at your hotel by your driver & your guide. Today you will enjoy a full day tour of Camargue, a place of encounters: it offers rich biological diversity with unique breeds of horses, bulls and more than 400 species of birds.

Guided tour of Arles that is known for the wealth of its Roman and Romanesque heritage and was also where Van Gogh and Picasso lived. In Arles you can discover the magnificent amphitheatre and the ancient
theatre
. Then go to Aigues-Mortes: a city wanted by Saint Louis in 1240 since it was closed to his kingdom in order to have a direct access to the Mediterranean Sea.

 

At the end you will visit Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer, a legendary site and village built where the Rhone meets the Mediterranean Sea.


Back to Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume.


Dinner & overnight in your hotel.


Day 4: Avignon - Pont du Gard - Aix-en-Provence

Pick up at your hotel by your driver & your guide.
Today you will enjoy a full day tour. Starting from Avignon and discover its breathtaking Palace of the Popes, the famous 'Pont d’Avignon', the Ramparts, the Petit Palais and the Cathedral. Continue your tour and stop at the Pont du Gard, the best preserved part of the Roman aqueduct which drove the water to Nîmes.

At the end you will visit Aix-en-Provence, a town founded by the Romans.

Back to Saint Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume.

Dinner & overnight in your hotel.

 

Crédit Photo : Eric Larrue


Day 5: Departure

Breakfast at your hotel & transfer from your hotel to Nice / Marseille airport.


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