Day trip

Avignon: Châteauneuf du Pape and Luberon Tour with Wine

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Activity provider: Provence Reservation

Avignon: Châteauneuf du Pape and Luberon Tour with Wine

Activity provider: Provence Reservation

From US$ 127 per person

Take a day trip from Avignon to the emblematic wine appellation of the region, Châteauneuf-du-Pape. See the beautiful villages of Luberon, Ménerbes, and Gordes to experience the best of Provence.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy wine tastings in two wine cellars
  • Discover Luberon's charming hilltop villages like Roussillon, Menerbes, Lacoste and Gordes
  • Marvel at the Roman era arch work at Pont Julien
Full description

Enjoy a scenic drive through the vineyards of Châteauneuf-du-Pape followed by wine tastings at two different wineries. From the ruins of the Pope's summer residence, enjoy a panoramic view over the Rhône River valley and the hill ranges surrounding the village.

In the afternoon, discover the village of Roussillon and its colorful houses. Continue to the village of Ménerbes; famous thanks to the novel 'A Year in Provence' written by Peter Mayle. Take advantage of a photo stop at Pont Julien, from Roman times.

Drive through the village of Lacoste, where you will see the remains of the castle of the Marquis de Sade. Conclude the tour with free time in the dry-stone-built hilltop village of Gordes.

Includes
  • Driver/guide
  • Transportation via air-conditioned mini-bus
  • 2 wine tastings
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet outside the Avignon Tourist Information Center.

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What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour wil take place rain or shine
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4.3 /5

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The wine tour in the morning was excellent. Informative and interesting. Excellent guides. The afternoon tour was good but tried to cram in too many stops. No time to see Gordes properly. Love it to see the countryside though and the lavender fields.

June 19, 2022

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April 25, 2022

Product ID: 410137