PROVENCE & FRENCH RIVIERA

8 Days / 7 Nights

4 Nights in Avignon – 3 Nights in Nice

Itinerary:

DAY 1: Arrival in Avignon: Welcome by your driver-guide and transfer from Avignon. TGV-station to city centre. Overnight in your hotel in Avignon.

DAY 2:Treasures of Provence: Pick up at your hotel by your driver-­guide and depart to Orange, tour of city with art and history. Continue for a wine tour and tasting through the vineyards between Orange and Chateauneuf-du-Pape, then on to St-Remy-de-Provence, continue to Les-Baux-de-Provence. Your tour ends by Aries city sightseeing. Back to Avignon & overnight in your hotel.

DAY 3: Avignon & Luberons Villages: In the morning enjoy a guided walking tour of Avignon historic centre including a visit to Palais des Papes and the famous Pont d’Avignon. This afternoon, experience a panoramic tour of the most beautiful hilltops villages in Provence: Gordes, Roussillon, Senanque Abbay then finish the day with a visit of the Lavender Museum. Back to Avignon & overnight in your hotel.

Day 4: Pone du Gard, Nimes: Pick up at the hotel by your driver-­guide and depart for a half day tour. Start with the Pont du Gardt then enjoy a guided visit of Nimes and Uzes, a charming medieval town Back co & overnight at your hotel in Avignon.

DAY 5: Aix en Provence: Nice pick up at your hotel by your driver­guide and private transfer to Aix-en-Provence. On the arrival of the the city with sumptuous 17th and 18th century architecture, markets and cafes, mansions and fountains springing ever ywhere, lively streets and lovely stores. Visit the Paul Cezanne’s studio, Transfer to Nice. Settle into your hotel & overnight.

DAY 6: Nice: Pick up at your hotel by your driver-guide and departure for a half day guided visit of the city of Nice. Afternoon at your leisure. Overnight in your hotel in Nice.

DAY 7: French Riviera: In the morning following the coast road, drive through Antibes. Stop in Cannes, the star of the Riviera, famous for its film festival, glitzy hotels, old port & exotic spores cars and yachts. Continues to St-Paul-de-Vence, walk around the cobbled stone streets of one of the oldest medieval towns on the French Riviera You will then stop in Eze drive through the village of La Turbie and reach Monaco with the Prince’s Palace, the Monte Carlo Casino, the gardens & the world-famous race-track for the Grand Prix Circuit. Back to Nice. Overnight

DAY 8: Departure. Private transfer from your hotel to Nice Airport or train station.