VALENSOLE, MOUSTIERS, VERDON & OCCITANE MUSEUM

FULL DAY TOUR FROM MARSEILLE WITH AN EXPERT LOCAL GUIDE

Expert Local Guide

10,5 Hrs

A/C Coach

Highlights:

 

  • Full-day tour with an expert local guide

  • Many stop for photos in the magnificent lavender fields of Valensole Plateau

  • Discover the beautiful medieval village of Moustiers

  • Enjoy a view on the Verdon park and Sainte Croix du Verdon Lake

  • Small-group tour with a maximum of eight people ensures a personalized experience
Expert Local Guide
Fuel surcharge
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
Parking

Summary


Full day lavender tour Valensole, Moustiers, Verdon and Occitane museum from Marseille. Discover the great 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.

What You Can Expect


Lavender tour in Valensole

Departure for the Plateau of Valensole and its river of lavender fields. Stop among lavender and sunflower fields. Free time in the lavender fields. Stop at a lavender farm for lavender and lavandin products. Stop in a charming small provencal market to taste local specialties.

This is the time of the year when Provence puts on her purple and golden dress. June and July are the months of blooming lavender and sunflowers fields. Lavendin and wild lavender grow in an altitude of between 500 and 1700m, in the sun and on a dry soil. It is a delight for your senses. Lavender is a treasure for the eyes, the nose and the palate. You can stroll among lavender plants, spot butterflies and bees working on the flowers, taste a lavender ice cream and by lavender products. Valensole is a particularly popular destination for its large fields of lavender alternating with waves of shining sunflowers. Simply stunning. The best time to come to Provence for photos op is late June to mid-July. Get, set, go.

Moustiers sainte marie and Verdon Canyon

Drive through lavender fields to reach the hilltop medieval village of Moustiers Sainte Marie famous for its ceramic’s work. Free time at leisure for lunch. Drive to the lac of Sainte Croix du Verdon and enjoy several photo stop on the way to enjoy panoramic views on the Verdon Canyon and lake.

Occitane museum

The last visit takes place in the famous Occitane museum to learn everything about essential oils and natural cosmetics making process.

When


English and French every day at 8:00am;

Departure point


The meeting point is in Marseille, at tourist office, 11 la canebiere 13001.

 

Please be sure to get there at least 15 minutes prior to tour starting time, this is very important.

Additional info

 

  • No refund will be accepted for no shows or late arrivals

 

  • The tour will take place also with rain, in the event of exceptional high tide it might be cancelled and refund will be provided

 

  • Entrance fees to monuments and museums are NOT INCLUDED

Voucher info


You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


Available every day in English and French;

 

Prices:

 

Adult (12-99)        € 110,00

Child (4-11)           € 55,00

Infant (0-3)           Free

 

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –

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VALENSOLE, MOUSTIERS, VERDON & OCCITANE MUSEUM

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Lavender tour in Valensole

Departure for the Plateau of Valensole and its river of lavender fields. Stop among lavender and sunflower fields. Free time in the lavender fields. Stop at a lavender farm for lavender and lavandin products. Stop in a charming small provencal market to taste local specialties.

This is the time of the year when Provence puts on her purple and golden dress. June and July are the months of blooming lavender and sunflowers fields. Lavendin and wild lavender grow in an altitude of between 500 and 1700m, in the sun and on a dry soil. It is a delight for your senses. Lavender is a treasure for the eyes, the nose and the palate. You can stroll among lavender plants, spot butterflies and bees working on the flowers, taste a lavender ice cream and by lavender products. Valensole is a particularly popular destination for its large fields of lavender alternating with waves of shining sunflowers. Simply stunning. The best time to come to Provence for photos op is late June to mid-July. Get, set, go.

Moustiers sainte marie and Verdon Canyon

Drive through lavender fields to reach the hilltop medieval village of Moustiers Sainte Marie famous for its ceramic’s work. Free time at leisure for lunch. Drive to the lac of Sainte Croix du Verdon and enjoy several photo stop on the way to enjoy panoramic views on the Verdon Canyon and lake.

Occitane museum

The last visit takes place in the famous Occitane museum to learn everything about essential oils and natural cosmetics making process.

When:

English and French every day at 8:00am;

  • Expert Local Guide
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Parking

Additional info:

 

  • No refund will be accepted for no shows or late arrivals

 

  • The tour will take place also with rain, in the event of exceptional high tide it might be cancelled and refund will be provided

 

  • Entrance fees to monuments and museums are NOT INCLUDED

Departure point


The meeting point is in Marseille, at tourist office, 11 la canebiere 13001.

 

 

Please be sure to get there at least 15 minutes prior to tour starting time, this is very important.

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


Available every day in English and French;

 

Prices:

 

Adult (12-99)        € 110,00

Child (4-11)           € 55,00

Infant (0-3)           Free

 

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –