Gordes - The Sénanque Abbey - Roussillon - Plateau of Sault - Plateau of Albion -
Full day tour - Dep: 8.30am / Ret: 4.30pm
* Lavender is blooming from early June to mid-August
Let’s go for a sightseeing full-day tour on the lavender road in Provence to discover
an area of exceptional beauty. With this day tour, you have plenty of time to enjoy
the colorful landscapes scents of lavender, and you can enjoy at your own pace the
beauty of lavender fields in full bloom, the typical villages, the markets of Provence...
In this private tour in Provence, we’ll guide you around the Plateau of Sault and
the Plateau of Albion where you can see the lavender fields in various colors and
scents, the views of the Mont Ventoux, the Southern Alps... We’ll do many stops at
your convenience, so you can take the time to enjoy these unique landscapes and to
walk in the heart of the most beautiful lavender fields in bloom.
We’ll visit Gordes and Roussillon, famous villages of the Luberon area classified
amongst “the most beautiful villages in France” and the Notre Dame de Sénanque Abbey,
located near the village of Gordes, for the discovery of this 12th century Cistercian
Abbey surrounded by lavender fields.
We’ll finish this lavender tour in Provence with the visit of the perched village
of Sault, the lavender capital. You’ll discover a little traditional village of Provence
with its church listed “Historical Monument”, shops with local products made with
lavender... You’ll adore this village with its authentic cultural heritage whose
territory is mainly devoted to the cultivation of lavender and wheat.
des romains. Vous découvrirez le Glanum, ancienne cité romaine bâtie autour d’une
source sacrée. Les vestiges de la cité sont dominés par un mausolée très bien conservé,
et par un arc municipal mutilé, appelés les Antiques.