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Roman & Medieval Heritage Tour

by Provence Reservation Duration 10h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is C$170

On a day trip through beautiful Provence, explore medieval towns such as Les Baux-de-Provence, with Roman remains in Uzès, Nîmes and the Pont du Gard. Make your way to the rolling hills covered with olive groves and vineyards to sample olive oil and wine at local estates.

Your journey starts in the breathtaking hilltop village of Les Baux-de-Provence. This medieval town is perched on a rocky plateau and is dominated by the ruins of an ancient castle. Stroll through the cobblestone streets of the citadel lined with charming cafés, small boutiques and art galleries.

Next, make your way through some of the most beautiful landscapes in Provence where olive oil, cracked olives and black olives are produced. Visit a traditional mill and taste its olive oil before sipping renowned local wine at a vineyard. In Nîmes, explore the stunning amphitheatre with an audio guide and see the remarkable Square House, one of the best-preserved Roman temples.

Continue through the beautiful garrigues countryside and reach the charming medieval town of Uzès. See the picturesque Place aux Herbes, the episcopal palace and the ducal palace, as well as the remarkable Fenestrelle Tower and the cathedral. Head to the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard and marvel at this amazing Roman aqueduct built in the first century to supply water to Nîmes.

On a day trip through beautiful Provence, explore medieval towns such as Les Baux-de-Provence, with Roman remains in Uzès, Nîmes and the Pont du Gard. Make your way to the rolling hills covered with olive groves and vineyards to sample olive oil and wine at local estates.

Your journey starts in the breathtaking hilltop village of Les Baux-de-Provence. This medieval town is perched on a rocky plateau and is dominated by the ruins of an ancient castle. Stroll through the cobblestone streets of the citadel lined with charming cafés, small boutiques and art galleries.

Next, make your way through some of the most beautiful landscapes in Provence where olive oil, cracked olives and black olives are produced. Visit a traditional mill and taste its olive oil before sipping renowned local wine at a vineyard. In Nîmes, explore the stunning amphitheatre with an audio guide and see the remarkable Square House, one of the best-preserved Roman temples.

Continue through the beautiful garrigues countryside and reach the charming medieval town of Uzès. See the picturesque Place aux Herbes, the episcopal palace and the ducal palace, as well as the remarkable Fenestrelle Tower and the cathedral. Head to the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard and marvel at this amazing Roman aqueduct built in the first century to supply water to Nîmes.

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8:30 AM, Tour in English

Duration 10h

Live Commentary in English.

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Prices are cheaper when booked in bulk

Total price is C$169.39, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Roman & Medieval Heritage Tour

Activity Location

Nîmes

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Avignon Tourist Office

    41 Cours Jean Jaurès

    Avignon 84000


Highlights

  • Excursion to Les Baux-de-Provence perched on a hilltop

  • Magnificent aqueduct of Pont du Gard from first century

  • Roman city of Nîmes with well-preserved amphitheatre

  • Medieval town of Uzès with charming Provençal atmosphere

  • Chance to taste olive oil & local wine in traditional estate


Inclusions

  • Free time in Les Baux-de-Provence, Pont du Gard , Nîmes, and Uzès

  • Wine and olive oil tastings

  • Roundtrip transport to and from Avignon Tourist Office


Exclusions

  • Drinks not listed as Inclusions


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.

  • If the Nîmes Amphitheatre is closed, you will visit the Square House instead and there will be a photo stop in front of the amphitheatre.


Roman & Medieval Heritage Tour ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

4 out of 5

3/5 7 Mar. 2019

Wonderful things to see, score represents only the fact that I was told it would be cancelled, then it wasn't. Very unsettling, but quality of tour itself when it happened and the guide were very good.