3-Day Culture, Wine and Truffle Tour in Provence

3-Day Culture, Wine and Truffle Tour in Provence

3 Days / 2 Nights in Provence

Tour type: Group , Duration: 3 Days/2 Nights

Product ID: 45439
Description

Discover Provence and enjoy three days filled with culture, wine and truffles!
 
Itinerary:
 
Day 1: Upon arrival, you will be transferred from Avignon TGV Station to your charming guesthouse located in the heart of Avignon, the city of the Popes.
In the afternoon, meet your English speaking guide and enjoy a private walking tour with visits of the Popes' Palace and the St Benezet Bridge. Enjoy dinner on your own. 
 
Day 2: After breakfast, join a shared half-day wine tour. After a good introduction to the wines of the Rhône Valley and sightseeing in the vineyards, you will stop at two different wineries producing red and white wines (including Chateauneuf du Pape wine). During the tour, you will get explanations about "terroir", grape varieties, vinification and aging cellars.
 
Please note: The program of the tour will change depending on the day:

Mondays, Thursdays: two wine-tastings at Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: one wine tasting at Châteauneuf du Pape and visit of the Roman Theatre of Orange.

Around 1pm return to Avignon and enjoy lunch on your own.
In the afternoon, meet your...

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Discover Provence and enjoy three days filled with culture, wine and truffles!
 
Itinerary:
 
Day 1: Upon arrival, you will be transferred from Avignon TGV Station to your charming guesthouse located in the heart of Avignon, the city of the Popes.
In the afternoon, meet your English speaking guide and enjoy a private walking tour with visits of the Popes' Palace and the St Benezet Bridge. Enjoy dinner on your own. 
 
Day 2: After breakfast, join a shared half-day wine tour. After a good introduction to the wines of the Rhône Valley and sightseeing in the vineyards, you will stop at two different wineries producing red and white wines (including Chateauneuf du Pape wine). During the tour, you will get explanations about "terroir", grape varieties, vinification and aging cellars.
 
Please note: The program of the tour will change depending on the day:

Mondays, Thursdays: two wine-tastings at Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: one wine tasting at Châteauneuf du Pape and visit of the Roman Theatre of Orange.

Around 1pm return to Avignon and enjoy lunch on your own.
In the afternoon, meet your driver/guide for a private afternoon truffle tour. You will go truffle hunting and enjoy Champagne, truffle hors d'oeuvres and an olive and truffle oil tasting.
 
Day 3: After breakfast, check out and visit the typical covered market of "Les Halles" displaying fresh and colorful food every morning: vegetables and fruits, flowers, wine, olive oil, cheese.
Finally, you will be transferred from your guesthouse to the Avignon TGV Station.

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About this activity
Group size
2
Languages
English, French, Spanish
The meeting point
In front of the Tourist Information Center Of Avignon, 41 Cours Jean Jaurès.

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Includes
  • 2-nights accommodation in B&B in a charming guesthouse with breakfast
  • Private 3-hour walking guided tour of Avignon on Day 1
  • Entrances fees to Popes' Palace and the St Benezet Bridge
  • Half-day wine tour and wine tasting
  • Truffle-hunting tour, Champagne, truffle hors d'oeuvres, olive and truffle oil tasting on Day 2
  • Entrance ticket and audioguide at the Roman Theatre of Orange
  • Private transfers on Day 1 and 3
  • Tour guide
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Sunday / Bank Holidays supplement

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Full payment upon booking.

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Cancellation Policy

Less than one week before departure: 100% of the stay

Organized by

Julie

Located in Avignon we offer wine tours and packages in Provence. Our wine expert team will teach you how to taste the wines and learn you everything about the wines of Provence !


Product ID: 45439

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