Follow the footsteps of Vincent van Gogh, see Roman monuments and visit one of Provence’s best open-air markets on this action-packed day trip from Aix-en-Provence! First stop is St Rémy de Provence, for a market visit and a look at St Paul de Mausole (where Van Gogh stayed after cutting off his ear). Relax in the cliff-top village of Les Baux de Provence, and then discover the UNESCO-listed town of Arles. Learn about Van Gogh’s life in town, while seeing Roman ruins like Arles Amphitheatre!
• 8.5 hours
Uncover ancient history and diverse wildlife on this small-group day trip from Avignon to Aigues-Mortes, Camargue and Arles. Wander the cobbled streets of Aigues-Mortes and take a train through the salt marshes outside the city with an expert guide. Enjoy free time to explore Les Saintes Maries de la Mer and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Arles at your leisure. Marvel at wildlife including the herons, swans, flamingos and bulls for which the Camargue is famous. Your tour size is limited to eight to ensure a more personalized experience.
• 9 hours
Walk in the footsteps of Vincent Van Gogh in Arles and Saint-Rémy-de-Provence on this private day trip from Avignon. See where the famous artist once lived and worked, and visit several real-life locations that he painted, including 'Le Café La Nuit', 'Le Jardin de l’Hotel Dieu' and 'La Maison Jaune'. Your expert art historian guide will reveal the tortured genius' successes and failures, culminating in a visit to the asylum at Saint-Paul-de-Mausole where Van Gogh was hospitalized. As an extra bonus, you'll visit some of the region’s most fascinating Roman sites, including the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Arles Amphitheatre.
• 4 hours
Explore the Roman city of Arles during a private half-day tour from Aix-en-Provence. Visit the historic center to see the main monuments on a 1-hour of guided walking tour and drive to the medieval hilltop village of Baux de Provence. Visit the village and 10th century fortress or enjoy a unique art show in the Carrières de Lumières.
• 5 hours
Enjoy a small-group tour from Avignon to discover Arles and Camargues with an experienced guide. During this half day tour you will visit Arles, where art and history meet in perfect harmony, pond of Vaccares, where you will see pink flamingos, white horses and black bulls in their natural habitat and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer.
• 5 hours
In this full day tour, you will see the highlights of Arles the UNESCO World Heritage site due to its Roman monuments, including the Roman arena, a Roman theater, the Alyscamps, a huge Roman necropolis, Roman baths and the church of St. Trophime, before strolling in the footsteps of Van Gogh and the places which have inspired him art. Arles is a must-see. Then head up to les Baux de Provence and discover this medieval village on 245 meter high rocky spur to discover a breathtaking view. Finally, go to Saint Remy de Provence to visit the monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole (own expense) where Van Gogh used to live for one year. Visit the historical center and get a free walk in the old town.
• 8 hours
Enjoy a small-group tour from Avignon to follow the steps of Van Gogh with an experienced guide. During this half day tour we will guide you through the wonderful marriage of art and history. Following Van Gogh steps, we will visit Arles and Saint Rémy de Provence where he lived and painted. Explore the incredible perched village Les Baux de Provence one of the most visited destination in France.
• 5 hours
Take advantage of your time in port in Marseille with this private shore excursion to Arles and Les Baux de Provence. With your private guide, take a walking tour of the UNESCO-listed city of Arles to see highlights like Café Van Gogh and the ancient Arles Amphitheatre. Then enjoy an afternoon at your leisure in the gorgeous cliff-top village of Les Baux de Provence.
• 8 hours
In this small-group full day tour, you will discover some of the most beautiful highlights Provence has to offer, starting from Arles. Discover many beautiful villages in the region, such as Saint Remy de Provence, Les Baux de Provence, Roussillon, Gordes. This tour also includes the visit at the Lavender Museum and a stop to admire the ancient Roman aqueduct, the Pont du Gard.
• 10 hours
In this half-day small group tour, visit the one of the largest and most well preserved Roman aqueduct: Pont du Gard. Visit the charming medieval village of Les Baux de Provence where you will enjoy some free time on your own to explore further, have a drink or do some local shopping. Your guide will take you to Les Antiques (Roman Triumph Arch and Mausoleum), Saint Rémy de Provence for a photo stop.
• 4.5 hours