Best of Provence with Roussillon Village Half Day From Avignon

Highlights of Provence in Half a Day

Take in Stunning Views from the Perched Village of Gordes

See the Colorfully Pigmented Ochre Ridge of Roussillon

Hand-Picked Guides Only. English-Speaking, Local Experts

Trip Details


80€ Per Person
40€ per child (ages 4-12)


1:00pm to 7:30pm
Daily, Apr 1 2018 to Oct 31 2018

12:00pm to 6:30pm
Tue, Wed and Sat Only, Nov 1 2018 to Mar 31 2019


6½ hours

Trip Style:

Shared Sightseeing Tour.
Minimum 2, Maximum 8.

Shared trips are available to be booked by different groups of people. For a tour to be confirmed, we need a minimum booking of 2 people.

Meeting Point:

Hotel pick up in Avignon.


English speaking guide
Hotel pick up and drop off
Visit of Pont du Gard, Les Baux, Gordes and Roussillon
Transport by air conditioned minivan


Entrance fees unless specified
Optional gratuities
Food and drinks, unless specified

Enjoy the Quintessential Provencal Beauty in Half a Day

This half day tour is dedicated to those that wish to have a convenient overview of the Best Provence has to offer at a short distance from Avignon.

Your first visit in the morning is to the famous site of the Pont du Gard dated from the first century and classified by UNESCO, the most amazing and well preserved part of the Roman aqueduct which supplied water to the city of Nîmes in Roman times.

Then depart for Les Baux de Provence, a village located upon a rock at 245 meters high, with its historical pedestrian center. Here you can visit the museum of santons, the Hôtel des Porcelets, beautiful house of the 16th century, the St Vincent Church and pretty Romanesque buildings.

Finally reach Gordes, a perched village in the Luberon region of Provence, one of «the most beautiful villages in France », famous for the architecture with dry stones. Roussillon will be our ultimate stop, one of «the most beautiful villages in France», famous for its red and yellow ochre cliffs, unusual natural landscape.

Good to Know

  • Maximum 8 persons per tour.
  • Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate.
  • This tour must be booked at least 48 hours in advance of your travel date.
  • Tour is operated in English, French and Spanish.
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Prices are listed as a guide only.
  • Tour not suitable for infants under the age of 4.
  • Children aged 4 – 12 years: half price.
  • Prices are per person.
  • Currency is in Euro.
  • Possible languages: English, Español, Français.
  • Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour – Read More Here.

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