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$63.27 Day Trips & Excursions

Avignon to Provence Lavender Fields Small-Group Half-Day Trip

You’ll be picked up from Avignon Tourist Information Center, morning or afternoon tour by 8-passenger minivan. Enjoy views of Provence’s picturesque summer landscapes as you drive through blooming lavender fields, making photo stops along the way. Enjoy free time in the village of Roussillon. Wander the town by foot and browse the lavender shops full of flowers, fragrant essential oils and local honey. You will have a photo stop at the panoramic point of view to take pictures of the hilltop village of Gordes, classified as "one of the most beautiful villages in France". Another short photo stop will be organized at Senanque Abbey to take pictures of this famous cistercian church still ruled by monks, surrounded by lavender fields.You’ll then return to Avignon.

$109.29 Day Trips & Excursions

Small Group Provence and Lavender Museum Day Trip from Avignon

You’ll be picked up from your Avignon hotel in the morning for your full-day tour. Traveling by 8-passenger minivan, enjoy scenic views as you drive through Provence’s lavender fields in full summer bloom — a truly beautiful sight!Stop in the village of Sault or Roussillon — depending on which is most in bloom — for free time to wander town by foot. Browse lavender shops selling exquisite essential oils, soaps and honey, and visit a traditional open-air market selling a shimmering palette of fruit, vegetables and flowers. You’ll also have time for lunch (own expense).Continue driving along Provence’s picturesque country roads across wild lavender fields and past small villages including St Jean and Lioux. Stop to visit the dry stone village of Gordes, often considered one of the most beautiful villages in France.After a photo stop at Senanque Abbey, a Cistercian monument surrounded by a wonderful lavender field (depending on the blooming season this might be replaced by a longer stay at the museum), it's on to the famous Lavender Museum in Coustellet. Discover the wonders of lavender from the informative video, exhibition and distillation demonstration, revealing how these wonderful flowers are transformed into oils, fragrances and beauty products. You’ll have a chance at the end to purchase some of your own.Then, relax on the drive back to Avignon, arriving in the evening.Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs from June to August only. The photo stop at Senanque Abbey is only included from June 5th  to August 15th.

$115.25 Day Trips & Excursions

Lavender Route Small-Group Full-Day Tour from Avignon

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Lavender Museum, Coustellet, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurLearn the role lavender plays in Provence’s economy and culture (introduction to lavender, short movie, shop). During the harvest time (mid-July - mid-August) this visit is replaced by a stop at a local lavender farm, where you will have the chance to watch over the distillation of lavender flowers and the production of essential oil. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurHead onward to 12th-century Sénanque Abbey — nestled among lush forests and beautiful lavender fields, widely considered among the region’s top attractions. Visit the outdoor part of the abbey with its lavender in bloom.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Vieille Ville de Gordes, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurEnjoy free time through the streets of Gordes and admire sweeping views from its vantage point on the high hillsides of the Vaucluse mountains. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Le Sentier Des Ocres De Roussillon, Roussillon, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurContinue on to Roussillon — a colourful village famous for its ochre walls. Here, you can opt for the pretty Ochre Path (entrance fee not included - 2.50€/adult) and discover the natural beauty of Roussillon's surrounding area or for a simple stroll on the streets of the village.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Chateau St Saturnin Les Apt, Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, Apt, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurFollowing the blooming stage of lavender, we will be happy to show you the brightest and most scenic lavender fields in the area (on the slopes of the Luberon or on the plateau of Sault). Duration: 1 hour

$63.39 Day Trips & Excursions

Small-group Lavender Fields Tour from Avignon

Choose from a morning or afternoon tour into the lavender fields of Provence from Avignon. Head to the town of Sault, the French capital of Lavender and take photos of the beautiful surroundings. Soak up the smells and walk among the lavender and sunflowers fields. Visit a lavender farm and learn how the essential oils are extracted from the plants. Enjoy half a day of sightseeing, beautiful countryside and lavender fragrance before heading back to Avignon where your tour will end. Due to the seasonality of the lavender flowers, this tour only operates between mid-June and mid-August.

$109.49 Shore Excursions

Provence Villages and Lavender Fields Tour from Avignon

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: La Fontaine de Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurThis beautiful green village, by the river, in quiet and romantic.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Gordes Castle, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurThe must-do photo spot facing Gordes villageDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurSurrounded by lavender fields, this XIIth century abbey is a Provence symbol.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Vieille Ville de Gordes, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurVisit the famous hilltop village, traditionally made of local dry stone, and enjoy the provencal market on Tuesday.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Le Sentier Des Ocres De Roussillon, Roussillon, Gordes, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurFill your eyes with warm colors with the different shades of ocher decorating the houses, and walk the "Ochre Path". Enjoy the provencal market on Thursday. Free time for lunch.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Mont Ventoux, Vaison-la-Romaine, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurVisit of the village of Sault and stops by the Lavender fieldsDuration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$126.77 Day Trips & Excursions

Aix-en-Provence, Luberon, Roussillon Small-Group Lavender Tour

Discover Lourmarin, a charming Provencal village famous for its 18th century castle and the bestseller of Peter Mayle "A year in Provence".Drive along the national park of Luberon listed by Unesco and the lavender road to reach the hilltop ochre village of Roussillon, called the small "Provencal colorado". Free time at leisure to have lunch, walk around the village or walk along the ochre path during a 35 minute walk.Next stop in Sault, capital of lavender and many photo stop on the way to enjoy free time in the fields for photo sessions.The last place is the plateau des claparèdes, famous for their lavender fields, on the way back.