Discover the beauty and rich history of the French countryside. Tour the fascinating Aix-en-Provence, visit Avignon's stunning Popes palace and stop for a leisurely lunch, then make your way to the architecturally masterful Pont du Gard.
What to Expect
Enjoy this full-day tour through the beautiful southern French countryside.
Begin the day with a walking tour of Aix-en-Provence's historic center and discover its many fountains, gothic churches, and beautiful mansions. Stop in for a tasting of local calissons and visit the Granet museum to see its impressive collection of paintings from renowned artists such as Cezanne and Miro.
Around 11:00, depart for the beautiful fortified city of Avignon. Enjoy a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant before embarking on a tour through the narrow stone streets of Avignon's historic center. Enjoy a visit to the famous Popes palace, a recognized as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as a visit to the beautiful Saint-Bénezet Bridge.
At 15:30, depart for the stunning Pont du Gard aqueduct, one of the most beautiful Roman constructions in the region and also inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, to learn what makes the ancient Pont du Gard an architectural masterpiece.
Return to either Marseille or Aix-en-Provence to end the tour.
- Guided tour
- Bottle of water
- Tasting of calissons
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees to monuments and museums
- Personal expenses
Meeting point in Marseille : In front of the Victor Café, 71, boulevard Charles Livon