Provençal market and lavender in the Valensole Plateau
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Provençal market and lavender in the Valensole Plateau

Availability: On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays
Duration: up to 9 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See the blooming lavender fields in the Valensole Plateau
  • Stroll through a provençal market
  • Discover the Occitane Museum
What to expect

Discover the essence of Provence with this fullday tour of Aix-en-Provence, lavender fields of Valensole Plateau and the Musée de l'Occitane.

Departing from Avignon, you'll drive to Aix-en-Provence, well known for its cultural heritage. Elegant city where the light has something unique and flows in every little streets and places, Aix-en-Provence inspired many impressionism painters. You'll stroll through a provençal market where you can find a variety of fish, vegetables, fruits, olive oil and truffles.

You'll then head to Valensole Plateau. You'll pass by picturesque roads lined with golden wheat and blue lavender prairies as far as the eye can see. Many photo stops are included and free time to visit the village.

On the way back, you'll stop in L'Occitane cosmetics factory and visit the museum displaying the history of the trademark. You'll enjoy products at preferential rates.

Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day.

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What's included
  • Transportation in 8-seater A/C minibus
  • English-speaking driver/guide
What's not included
  • Food and drinks unless specified
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance fees unless specified
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3): free of charge
  • Children (4-11): reduced
Where

Avignon Tourist Office, 41 cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon

Meeting point:

Meet us 10 minutes before departure in front of the Avignon Tourist information centre.

What to remember
  • Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day
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When
  • 1st July 2020 - 20th July 2020
  • On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays
  • Departure: 9.00am/Return: 6.30pm
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Provider
Provence Reservation
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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