Private shore excursion: Avignon & Châteauneuf


  • Discover Avignon and its majestic Popes' Palace

  • Admire the bridge with a wonderful view over the Rhone River

  • Visit Châteauneuf-du-Pape for a wine tasting session

  • Drive through the vineyards and admire the views


TASTING Wine-tasting in a cellar
FOOD On request
LANGUAGE French, English, Spanish
GROUP min. 2
SCHEDULE 08.00 AM to 04.00 PM
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Visit Avignon and taste wine in Chateauneuf-du-Pape, the perfect shore excursion from Marseille! Join your private guide to visit two of Provence's most iconic places, the Popes' City and Provence's famous wine making region, Chateauneuf-du-Pape. See the best sights in Avignon and enjoy a wine tasting in the heart of Provence's wine country. Our 8-seater luxury minivan and private guide are the perfect way to explore Provence with your family, group of friends or partner.

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Private shore excursion: Avignon & Vineyards

Whether you're travelling with friends, family or your partner, our private guide will ensure you have a memorable day discovering Provence.

Your guide will meet you in Marseille at the exit of your cruise ship at 8am and drive you in comfort to the first stop on your shore excursion, Avignon.

Benefit from his expert local knowledge as you tour the majestic City of the Popes. Take a look at Saint-Benezet Bridge, famous for the children's song “Sur le Pont d'Avignon”, and see the Popes' Palace which is the biggest Gothic-styled palace in Europe (entrance tickets not included).

There will be free time for lunch (not included) on your own during the day.

Next up is a visit to the vineyards of Châteauneuf du Pape. The drive from Avignon will take you through the vineyards of the Rhone Valley where some of France's best wine is made. You will visit a winery for a private guided tour of its vineyards and cellars. Enjoy learning about the terroir, grape varieties, vinification and aging. And of course, enjoy a tasting of the famous Châteauneuf du Pape wine!

After your visit to Châteauneuf du Pape, your guide will drive you back to Marseille where you will arrive at 4pm.

Available from April 1st to March 31st.

NB: The pick up time varies according to the ship's arrival schedule.
Price is valid for parties of 2 to 8 passengers. For larger group enquiries, please contact us:

Includes transportation, guide, entrances, tastings, and a lot more
2 pers. 330 € per pers.
3 pers. 220 € per pers.
4 pers. 165 € per pers.
5 pers. 132 € per pers.
6 pers. 110 € per pers.
7 pers. 94 € per pers.
8 pers. 82 € per pers.


  • More than 90 days before the arrival: 10% of the total amount of the stay
  • From 90 to 7 days before the arrival: 50% of the total amount of the stay
  • Less than 7 days before the arrival: 100% of the total amount of the stay

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