Shore excursion: Avignon & Chateauneuf du Pape Wine Tour

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  • Avignon and its historical center

  • The bridge of Avignon

  • A wine-tasting at the end of the day!


TASTING Wine-tasting
LANGUAGE French, English

A tour to visit one of the must-see sites of Provence: the historical city of Avignon and its famous Popes' Palace, and at the end of your day, how about a wine tasting in Chateauneuf du Pape?

From Marseille harbour, discover the city of Avignon, also called the city of the Popes. Discover its famous Popes' Palace (entrance ticket not included), overlooking the city.


Start with a scenic drive to Avignon and take time to admire the majestic city of the Popes, listed on UNESCO's heritage list.


Did you know? The Pope's Palace is the biggest Gothic-style Palace in Europe!

Enjoy a great view on Saint-Benezet bridge, a beautiful site that inspired the famous song called "Sur le pont d'Avignon". Admire the view and get ready to sing with your local guide!  

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


End your day on a good note and, enjoy a wine-tasting in one of the winery of Chateauneuf du Pape's village before going back to Marseille!


IMPORTANT : Please mention in the pick up box the name of the ship on which you are cruising so we can arrange your pick up.


  • • 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

Outside of your ship, at the cruise terminal

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