hilltop villages in Luberon-8hours

Day Trips & Excursions in Atlantic Coast

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Deep in the heart of Provence, we'll visit our favorite hilltop villages of the Luberon.Gordes, considered one of the most beautiful villages of France on a rock, fabulous. .Then Bonnieux, with a magnificent view of the valley. Roussillon, famous for its rich, red and yellow ochres.In between we'll have a visit to a lavender distillery. See the Cistercien abbey of Sénanque from the 12 century.There will be a lunch stop at a typical Provencal restaurant. (optional)
- Gordes - Roussillon - Bonnieux -We'll visit these famous villages and discover the heart of the Luberon.Built on the hilltop, there're amazing views of the valley.   we'll have a look at a prehistoric village : The Bories.These small little dry stones houses was built by locals farmers to preserve their harvest, and sometimes they slept inside. We'll see the Cistercien abbey of  Sénanque, whith her field lavander.Monks produce essential oil lavander, and many other things.Roussillon is the most deposit ochres in Europe.So we'll can see the ochre path which is around hills colored in red and yellow.views are very fantastic.We'll visit a lavender distillery, and we'll taste wine in a regional vineyard .There will be a lunch stop at a typical  Provencal restaurant.If you would like to share this tour with others on your cruise ship, search for cruisecritic on internet and put an add.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port drop-off
  • Hotel/port pickup
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks


  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Free port pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus