Our Lavender Tour is designed for you to discover the gorgeous landscape of Aix en Provence in the South of France from June 15th to July 30th. Discover the beautiful Lavender fields of Valensole area before to reach the hilltop village of Moustiers Sainte Marie and the Verdon Canyon. Visit the occitane museum and shop.
“You have never saw a real Lavender fields until you have saw a Lavender fields in Provence!”
The Plateau of Valensole
First of all, discover the beautiful Lavender fields at the Valensole Plateau, nicknamed the “region’s granary”. Gaze down at these flowers stretching as far as the eye can see… Moreover learn the difference between true Lavender and Lavandin, as well as the gastronomic and therapeutic uses of this Provence’s symbol. Above all take colorful pictures from the epic scenery and smell the unique perfume that you will never forget !
While listed as one of the most beautiful village of France, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is famous for its ceramics tradition. Because water and limestone are present in this picturesque place, you can feel here the authenticity of Provencal “Art de Vivre”.
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is part of The Verdon Natural Regional Park.
The Verdon Canyon
This dramatic landscape of chalky cliffs over the Verdon river runs through the Var and the Alpes de Haute Provence. It is famous for its tourist attractions, such as breathtaking white water activities, hiking and rock climbing. Moreover the rich flora and fauna leads you to a full immersion in nature.
The Occitane Factory, garden and boutique Museum
Finally we are now in Manosque, home of the iconic provencal brand L’Occitane. A journey into an ocean of true natural beauty treats! Experience the Mediterranean Scent Garden, visit the factory and the Boutique Museum. Since this is a concentration of Provence, it gives a relaxing finish to this adventurous day trip!
Experience the South of France on this unique lavender tour led by an English-speaking local.
Your guide will share his expertise of the region, answer all of your lavender-related questions, and share with you some of the history of lavender.
Our friendly guide will pick you up from your hotel, B&B or Cruise ship in Marseille and return you at the end of the tour. If you wish to be picked up and dropped off from a location outside this 10km radius, extra fees may apply.
The Full Day Tour Includes:
The knowledge and guidance with an English speaking driver, transportation by air conditioned luxury vehicle, visits to the lavender fields, bottles of water.
Lunch, personal expenses, and any services not mentioned above are not included.
Full day tour – 8h
Transportation in a luxury 7-seater car