The perfect afternoon tour of Provence from Avignon!
Meet your friendly local guide in in the center of Avignon at 2pm and set off for the drive to Saint Remy de Provence.
Arriving in Saint Remy de Provence your guide will stop so you can make the most of an incredible photo spot at the Triumphal Arch and mausoleum. The antiquities are located in a field of olive trees and were painted several times by Van Gogh. Let everyone appreciate your photography skills with these impressive landcapes! (From April 1st 2023, the photo stop at the Triumphal Arch and mausoleum will be replaced by a stop in the city center of Saint-Rémy de Provence).
Next stop on your tour is a visit to Les Baux de Provence, a village located high upon a rock at 245 meters. Stroll through its historical pedestrian center, see the museum of santons, the Hôtel des Porcelets (a beautiful 16th century house) and the pretty Romanesque St Vincent Church. Listen to your local guide as he shares his knowledge of the village and the Provence region.
The last stop of the afternoon is to the famous and exceptional site of the Pont du Gard. This UNESCO classified site is the best preserved Roman aqueduct in the world and dates from the first century.
Your day tour of Provence will end at 6.30pm when you are dropped back in Avignon.