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Luberon Market & Villages

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Enjoy a typical provençal market

  • Discover the colourful ocher landscape of Roussillon

  • The Renaissance castle of Lourmarin

  • Discover the mysterious source of the Sorgue river

INCLUDED

TASTING
FOOD
LANGUAGE French, English
VISIT
GROUP 8
TRANSPORT Minibus
DURATION 09h30

Tickle your senses to stroll around the best village markets, part of Provence’s greatest traditions. Admire its beautiful displays of fruits, vegetables and regional specialties. This tour takes you to visit the most authentic villages and stunning landscapes of Provence...

Thanks to your enthusiastic A la Française guide, feel the unique atmosphere of Provence local market, fancy the special art of living.

Experience the sensations of a market in Provence, follow your guide who has selected the best markets not-to-be-missed and the villages that worth a detour.

 

Spend time in the dry-stone built village Gordes located in the heart of the Vaucluse mountains. Enjoy its market on Tuesday only. Take a stroll in the charming rocky promontary. This village dominates the plain, from there admire the breathtaking view of the Luberon mountain.

(On the other days, a photo stop will be organized.)

 

From mid-June to mid-July, make a quick stop at Sénanque Abbey to take pictures of the eye-catching lavender field in bloom.

 

Next step will be the discovery of the village of Roussillon and its colorful houses (market on Thursday).

 

Get a taste of Provençal life by strolling through one of the most beautiful Provençal markets in the Luberon: free time in Lourmarin (market on Friday), also famous for its Renaissance castle.

 

On Saturday only, discover the city of Apt, famous for the candied-fruits production.

 

Did you know? Provence benefits from an exceptionnal climate, bathed by the sun, it has always been a fertile ground for growing fruit! 

Its worlwide reputation comes from the Pope Urban V in the 15th century. He tasted candied fruits while he was on a pilgrimage.

 

Off to L'Isle sur la Sorgue: walk along the various canals and discover the antique shops. Stop only on sunday for the market.

Did you know? There are more than 300 antics in l'Isle sur Sorgue, you may find many gems during your holidays in Provence.

 

Then drive to Fontaine de Vaucluse : walk up to the cave from which the River Sorgue emerges. Admire the beautiful panorama from there.

 

Free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day.

BOOKING AND CANCELLATION POLICIES

  • • Please note that the European sanitary pass or vaccination certificate is mandatory to attend our experiences
  • • Up to 24 hours before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 24 hours before tour = no refund
  • • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, A la Francaise Provence will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.
  • • Children between 4 and 11 years old only are allowed on the tours (our wine tours are not adapted to children)

Meeting point



Tourist Office of Aix-en-Provence
300 Av. Giuseppe Verdi, 13100 Aix-en-Provence


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