Discovery of one market of Provence and one famous site
Short day tour - Dep: 9.00am / Ret: 3.00pm
Set out to discover and explore the typical markets of Provence. Feel the atmosphere
of Provence markets and discover local products and local specialities: olives, lavender,
Provencal herbs, honey, soaps, jams, olive oil, wine, fruits, vegetables, cheese...
and craft products from Provence: the Provencal table linen and home textiles, tablecloths,
clothing, pottery, baskets, figurines...
Monday:Market of Cavaillon, the melon capital. Visit of Fontaine de Vaucluse, famous
for its extraordinary spring at the foot of a cliff 230 meters high.
Tuesday:Market of Vaison la Romaine, the biggest Provencal market of the “Provence
des Papes”. Tour of the magnificent village of Séguret, nestled on a rocky peak and
listed as one of the “most beautiful villages of France”.
Wednesday: Market of Saint Rémy de Provence on the Van Gogh’s road. Visit of the
perched village of Les Baux de Provence, ranked amongst the “most beautiful villages
Thursday: Market of Orange. Guided tour and wine tasting in a great winery in Châteauneuf
du Pape, followed by the visit of the village and a stop at the castle.
Friday: Market of Carpentras, great Provence market, ranked exception market. Stop
at the castle and visit of Châteauneuf du Pape, guided tour and wine tasting in a
Saturday: Market of Arles, rich in colors and in flavors, it is one of the greatest
market of Provence and well-known for its authenticity and diversity. Visit of Les
Baux de Provence, famous village located in the heart of the Alpilles Natural Park.
Sunday: Market of Isle sur la Sorgue, one of the biggest in the region and famous
for its antique. Visit of Gordes, the famous village of the Luberon.
Other possible Provence markets: Apt and Uzès (Saturday), Bagnols sur Cèze (Wednesday).
des romains. Vous découvrirez le Glanum, ancienne cité romaine bâtie autour d’une
source sacrée. Les vestiges de la cité sont dominés par un mausolée très bien conservé,
et par un arc municipal mutilé, appelés les Antiques.