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Self-Guided City Tour & Discover Villages in Luberon

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per adult Price is C$146
Duration: 5h 30m Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

  • Self-guided tour to explore Avignon at your pace

  • Imposing Palais des Papes & Pont Saint-Bénézet

  • Quaint ochre-stone houses in Roussillon

  • Hilltop village of Gordes with old narrow streets

  • Fontaine de Vaucluse resurgence

Highlights

  • Self-guided tour to explore Avignon at your pace

  • Imposing Palais des Papes & Pont Saint-Bénézet

  • Quaint ochre-stone houses in Roussillon

  • Hilltop village of Gordes with old narrow streets

  • Fontaine de Vaucluse resurgence

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9:00 AM, Tour in English

Duration 5h 30m

Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is C$145.67, taxes included

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Self-Guided City Tour & Discover Villages in Luberon

Activity Location

Gordes

Gordes

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Avignon Tourist Office

    41 Cours Jean Jaurès

    Avignon 84000


Description

Combine a tour of the stunning Provençal countryside with a chance to explore Avignon's historic landmarks. Visit the Palais des Papes and famous Pont Saint-Bénezet at your leisure, and follow an insightful guide to the villages of Roussillon, Gordes and Fontaine de Vaucluse.

Avignon gained lasting fame as the home of several 14th-century popes who chose to reside in the city instead of Rome. pick up the new Histopad (included) as you explore the residence of several mediaeval popes : Histopad uses augmented reality and 3-D technology that enhance your experience as you discover or rediscover many rooms of the Palace. Admire its vast stone rooms filled with frescos painted by such mediaeval artist as Giovanetti. Explore the city's magnificent ramparts, see the Pont Saint-Bénezet, and enjoy the town's relaxing atmosphere, quaint streets, and elegant squares lined with shady trees.

During your minibus tour, discover the charming village of Roussillon, famous for its magnificent red cliffs and ochre-coloured houses. Stroll around the picturesque maze of streets and squares and admire the spectacular view from the summit of the hill.

Continue to Gordes, a breathtaking hilltop village on the edge of the plateau of Vaucluse. In Fontaine de Vaucluse, enjoy the freshness provided by the jumping river Sorgue. Walk until the resurgence which depth still remains a mystery for speleologists.


Inclusions

  • Self-guided tour of Avignon

  • Admission to the Palais des Papes and Pont Saint-Bénezet with Histopad

  • Roundtrip transport to and from Avignon Tourist Office

  • Minibus tour to Gordes, Roussillon and Fontaine de Vaucluse


Exclusions

  • Lunch


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • You are free to use your ticket to Palais des Papes and Pont Saint-Bénezet at your leisure independently of the minibus tour.

  • The guided tour of Fontaine de Vaucluse, Roussillon and Gordes departs at 9 AM and lasts 5,5 hours.


Self-Guided City Tour & Discover Villages in Luberon ratings based on 1 Verified Review

4 out of 5

4/5 8 Mar. 2019

Once again this was cancelled then reinstated, but the tour was very comprehensive and suited me well. Some people would have liked longer in the villages, but for me, aged 80, it was fine. 6 stops, all lovely.